The New Science and its Cultural Applications

In a synthesis of the old and new visions in Western science, this course develops understanding of the new material emerging in science regarding the earth as a living system; examines cosmology and Gaian science, as well as key principles of geophysiology; and explores the significant cultural implications and applications. This material provides key tools and perspectives for environmental leaders, as well as insights useful for working with organizations and communities. Required for MA Resilient Leadership: Sustainable Systems track. Open to graduate students in other programs.
Course Number: ENV645
Units: 3.0