Ways of Being in Wilderness | Prescott College

Ways of Being in Wilderness

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How do Non-Western cultures view and interact with the natural landscape How do our American views of nature and conservations export globally and affect people world wide In this class, we examine the ways in which a nature-loving culture and scientific based methods of conservation and preservation coming ourt of the west move in critical ways around the world, and ask how these ideas and practices have transformed cultural, social and economic practices globally. In particular, we focus on the affect to indigenous communities.