ESP 101

Course Title: 
Ecology, Nature, and Society

Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ANT 001 or ANT 002 or ESP 030 or EVE 100 or BIS 101 recommended. Interdisciplinary study of diversity and change in human societies, using frameworks from anthropology, evolutionary ecology, history, archaeology, psychology, and other fields. Topics include population dynamics, subsistence transitions, family organization, disease, economics, warfare, politics, and resource conservation. (Same course as ANT 101.) GE credit: SS, WC, WE. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.

This course is offered irregularly during the regular academic year and it is offered in summer through the Ecological and Social Issues at Lake Atitlan, Guatemala summer abroad program.