Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Wilderness and Protected Lands
R385 | 14319 | Ewert / Banks

HPER-R 385 Wilderness and Protected Lands (3 cr.) The philosophical
turmoil of formal wilderness creation in the United States will be@
presented in this course. Discussion and debate of the European
influences on wilderness thinking in the United States as well as
examination of wilderness experiences of early European settlers to
America will be addressed. The course traces the history of
influential leaders in wilderness designations and the political
climate of wilderness debates.