Seminar in Nature, Environment, and Empire

Explores the relationship between the study of natural history, both domestic and exotic, by Europeans and Americans, and concrete exploitation of the natural world. Focuses on the 18th and 19th centuries.

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Offered Spring 2023

Catalog Subject Faculty Level HASS Category

US Environmental Governance: from National Parks to the Green New Deal

TR 11-12:30, 56-169
Megan A. Black Introductory HASS-H
21H.989 G

Histories of Extraction and Mining

W 10-1, E51-390
Megan A. Black Graduate

Not Offered This Term

Catalog Subject Faculty Level HASS Category
21H.185 12.386 STS.031

Environment and History

WF 11:30-1, E51-385
Kate Brown
Susan Solomon
Introductory HASS-S CI-H

Nature and Environment in China

T 1-4, E51-390
Tristan Brown Introductory HASS-H
21H.380 U 21A.411 U 21H.980 G 21A.419 G

People and Other Animals

Not offered regularly; consult department
Staff Graduate