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ES 100 Introduction to Environmental Studies: Home

Topics & Questions to Consider

Commons Should we be pricing ecosystem services?
Environmental Justice Does designing "wild lands" harm rural economics?
Effects of Humans on the Environment Does commercial fishing have a future?
Climate Change Can we reduce carbon emissions enough to limit global warming?
Human Population Do we have a population problem?
Environmental Awareness Is "Sustainability" still possible?
Collective Action Do current TSCA reform efforts adequately address the need to protect public health from industrial chemicals?
Affluence and Technology Does the world need high-tech agriculture?

List from: Easton, T.A. 2018.Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Environmental Issues. 17th Edition. McGraw-Hill, New York.

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