HON 301 : Welcome to the Anthropocene
The Anthropocene is that time during which humans
have made a lasting impact on
Since the discovery of agriculture, we humans
have been running a largely uncontrolled experiment that involves the future
of humanity and perhaps the future inhabitability of Earth.
In this class we shall examine the
results of this on-going experiment, and discuss possible consequences for
the future of humanity.
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