Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

HIST 425 002 (CRN: 14604)

U.S. CONSERVATION MOVEMENT

Long Title: 20TH CENTURY AMERICAN CONSERVATION MOVEMENT
Department: History
Instructor: Brinkley, Douglas
Meeting: 2:30PM - 5:00PM T HBH 427 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 17
Enrollment data as of: 24-OCT-2021 1:45AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
13-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Exploration of the American conservation movement from Pres. Theodore Roosevelt, Sierra Club founder John Muir, and Chief of the U.S. Forest Service Gifford Pinchot to naturalists John Burroughs and George Perkins Marsh - focusing on their work in context of current issues in global warming and wetlands restoration. Open to juniors and seniors. Open to others only with permission of instructor. (Please note that class rank is determined by year of matriculation, not credits.)