ETHN 4233 - Native American and Indigenous Environmental Issues Course uri icon

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  • Explores the unique knowledges, practices and perspectives of Native American and Indigenous peoples with regard to environmental issues, and how they both contrast with and complement dominant ways of knowing. Views central themes of Land, Plants, Animals, and Air/Water through political-ecological lenses. Critically assesses historical and contemporary Indigenous environmental matters in the contexts of colonial histories and tribal sovereignty. Recommended prerequisite: ETHN 1023 or ETHN 2013. Same as ETHN 5233.

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