final.essay.guideline

Final.essay.guidelin - Topic of Essay This semester we have considered biodiversity water resources nuclear waste disposal energy resources climate

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Topic of Essay This semester we have considered biodiversity, water resources, nuclear waste disposal , energy resources, climate change, and environmental disaster clean-up . Some if not all of these environmental issues are intertwined, but we could face a situation where we need to decide about priorities because our resources of money and energy are limited, as are things like human enthusiasm and attention span, and political capital. If you had to choose one of these environmental issues as being most pressing or most fundamental, which one would it be? What leads you to that choice? How would you recommend we take action? Realize that although some of these topics seem quite different, they share some common elements having to do with the nature of science and how we know things, and also how we act and how we behave in the face of uncomfortable knowledge that can be fuzzy at the edges. What to Do
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course EES 004 taught by Professor Kodama during the Fall '07 term at Lehigh University .

Ask a homework question - tutors are online