Natural Resource Conflict Management

Department Numbers
Department 1: 
NRE
Number 1: 
532
Description: 

 *This course will be offered Winter 2016*

This course builds an understanding of the causes, dynamics and consequences of natural resource and environmental conflicts as well as the range of possible procedural interventions that can be used to manage these conflicts. The course emphasizes the practical application of dispute resolution theories to the environmental and natural resource context. Case materials for the course are drawn from current conflicts in situations including public lands management, air and water pollution regulation, solid and hazardous waste facility siting, wildlife and endangered species management, and community planning.

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Credits

Minimum Credits: 
3
Maximum Credits: 
3
Undergrad: 
No
Graduate: 
Yes
Prerequisites: 
Graduate Standing or Permission of Instructor.

Terms Offered

Fall Semester: 
No
Winter Semester: 
Yes