This course is designed for students to examine global, political, economic, and ideological forces that underlie the environmental crises. It is further designed for students to compare the Lakota view of the relationship of human beings to nature with those of other cultures. Finally, strategies and tactics that can be implemented to protect the environment will be explored. Course emphasizes Lakota values of respect and courage. Lakota language will be spoken as much as possible during class hours.
3 graduate credits