Courses: North American Environmental History (HISTH206A01)

Fall 2008

This course explores the complicated interactions between human communities and nonhuman natural environments in North America from the pre-Columbian period to the present. Topics include the "ecological Indian," the invasion of plant and animal species at the moment of cultural contact, the bison, hunt, law and water, urban environments, wilderness, and recent calls for environmental justice, amongst other topics.

Fulfills: SO I


History (Web site)

Taught By

Ryan Edgington (Profile)


Haverford, Hall 107

Meeting Times

TTh 1:00-2:30