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College Catalog 2018-2019 
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLI 335 - Science and Citizenship

Cross-Listed as ENVI 335  
This course focuses on environmental controversies as a means for exploring the dynamic relationship between science, technology and society. Through topics such as genetically modified foods, geoengineering and toxic waste disposal, the course will critically examine concepts of risk, uncertainty, trust, credibility, expertise and citizenship. Students will also examine the role of art and media in shaping of public consciousness. Prerequisite(s): Sophomore standing or permission of instructor. Spring semester. (4 Credits)