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Global Environmental History

This course examines how the natural environment intersects with major themes in world history, including colonialism, industrialization, and war. It investigates the environmental context and consequences of these and other subjects, with the understanding that the environment is an agent and a presence in human history.

GLOBAL ST 723 / HISTORY 723

Global Environmental History

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Offered?: Yes

This course examines how the natural environment intersects with major themes in world history, including colonialism, industrialization, and war. It investigates the environmental context and consequences of these and other subjects, with the understanding that the environment is an agent and a presence in human history.