Description: The course examines the relationship between communities and sustainability. It asks: how do we produce sustainable communities? It answers the question by looking at dominant philosophical, social, and economic paradigms about the environment, while exploring alternatives that better support flourishing human communities. The course will cover core concepts for sustainable communities and study the critical forces that prevent their formation. Letter grade only.
Sections offered: Fall 2019 Summer 2020
Requirement Designation: Social and Political Worlds
Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking