Environmental Perception

painting of an agricultural and riverine landscape
Course Number: Geog 422
Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture
College: 
Science & Engineering
Department: 
Geography & Environment
Course Description: 

 

This course explores people's interpretations of their environment and the links between environmental perception and behavior, highlighting the important work done by geographers. We begin at a personal scale and proceed to broader scales, examining the representation of nature, the social construction of nature and variations in the perception and social construction of environmental problems.

Term: 
Spring