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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AFRSTY 406 - Race, Class, and Environmental Justice

3 Credit(s) | Lecture |
Course can be counted for credit once

This course provides students with a comprehensive overview of the beginnings of the environmental justice movement with a particular focus upon African and African diasporic communities. The course provides an integrated overview of ethical principles and dilemmas that arise from environmental justice; elements of toxicology and epidemiology related to communities of color; environmental health disparities, including gene and environmental interaction; and the economics and social impacts of environmental racism.

Course Attribute(s):
Distribution Area: Social & Behavioral Sciences | Diversity Area: International

Enrollment Requirements:
Prerequisite: AFRSTY 101