Population, Environmnt & Cult

Explores vital events in human life such as when and who we marry and sometimes divorce, how we pace and stop childbearing, and why and when we die. Fundamental questions include how the adoption of agriculture, changing patterns of disease, industrialization, urbanization, and international migration have shaped the human lifespan, fertility and health. The course will also examine the impact of consumption on environmental degradation and different paths to sustainability.

Course Details

Campus: 
Dartmouth
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Sociology-Anthropology
Number: 
SOA 338
Semester: 
Spring 2020
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, November 4, 2019 to Wednesday, January 29, 2020