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2008-2009 University Catalogue 
2008-2009 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

LASS 955 - Cultural Ecology

A review of the various cultural adaptations found in different environments such as deserts, grasslands, circumpolar regions, tropical and temperate forests, islands, and high-altitude and urban areas. These adaptations include hunting and gathering, fishing, and agriculture (shifting, irrigated, and industrial). The attitude toward the environment, population growth, and the use of labor, technology, energy, and other resources are considered. Formerly HU 369

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: LACR 102

Credits: 3 cr, 3 hrs