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2006-2007 University Catalogue 
    
2006-2007 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

LACR 222 - SIFT: Human Adaptability


This course investigates the cultural adaptations found in different ecosystems such as deserts, grasslands, circumpolar regions, tropical and temperate forests, high-altitude and urban areas. It examines relationships between environmental resources, technology, labor and politics in production systems ranging from hunter-gatherer to industrial; the impact of conflicting technologies, and issues related to sustainable production.

Prerequisites & Notes
Student must have entered after Fall 2005. Enrollment in BS, BFA, or BM degree program required. Successful completion of LACR 009 or LACR 100 where required as a result of English placement exam.

Credits: 3 cr, 3 hrs