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2011-2012 University Catalogue 
    
2011-2012 University Catalogue []

LASS 955 - Cultural Ecology

3 credits
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.

Prerequisites LACR*102 or LACR*103