SOCY 305: Scarcity and Modern Society

Resource depletion and the deterioration of the environment. Relationship to lifestyles, individual consumer choices, cultural values, and institutional failures. Projection of the future course of American society on the basis of the analysis of scarcity, theories of social change, current trends, social movements, government actions, and the futurist literature.
Prerequisites/Rules:
Prerequisite: 3 credits in SOCY courses.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular
Course Offering
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Kurt Finsterbusch View Syllabus