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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSE 121 - Human Societies, Soil and Water: The Unbreakable Link

Considers the soil and water resources upon which human societies depend. Begins with a survey of basic properties and processes important in understanding soil and water resources. Ethical approaches to resource decision-making are introduced and used. Through the use of many case studies and examples, students are encouraged to clarify and develop their own personal values with respect to human use of the environment. Lec 3.

General Education Requirements: Ethics and Population and the Environment

Course Typically Offered: Spring, Odd Years

Credits: 3