SUST 2001W Urban Sustainability Theory

3 hours lecture, 1 hour conference, 4 credits

Interdisciplinary intellectual history and contemporary questions, debates, and theories surrounding urban sustainability. Theoretical contributions from natural sciences, economics, and sociology to understanding the human-nature interface in urban environments; analysis and synthesis of primary texts and policy documents. This course is not open to students who have taken ECON 3251, EESC 1501 or SOCY 3201. Writing-intensive course.

Prerequisite: SUST 1001, ECON 2251, EESC 1500 or SOCY 2202


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