Brenda Parlee, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology
Directory

Fall Term 2022 (1810)

R SOC 365 - Sociology of Environment and Development

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Examines the relationship between development and environment at the local, regional, national and international levels. Critically discusses development strategies, the environmental and social forces promoting them, and the distribution of environmental and social impacts. Also examines alternative development strategies, sustainable development experiences and relevant international policy.

LECTURE A1 (38997)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (ED 176)



R SOC 443 - Resilience and Global Change

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 0-3S-0)

This course explores the links between community and environmental sustainability using the lens of social-ecological resilience. What values/beliefs, knowledge, practices and norms have contributed towards the sustainability of local resources and ecosystems? How are small social groups demonstrating resilience in the face of larger scale political, economic, cultural, and environmental change? Drawing on interdisciplinary social science literature, the course critically discusses concepts, theories and issues of resilience from around the globe. Normally offered in alternate years. Prerequisite: *60.

SEMINAR X1 (38096)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
M 18:00 - 21:00 (GSB 5-11)



R SOC 543 - Resilience and Global Change

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 0-3S-0)

This course explores the links between community and environmental sustainability using the lens of social-ecological resilience. What values / beliefs, knowledge, practices and norms have contributed towards the sustainability of local resources and ecosystems? How are small social groups demonstrating resilience in the face of larger scale political, economic, cultural, and environmental change? Drawing on interdisciplinary social science literature, the course critically discusses concepts, theories and issues of resilience from around the globe. Normally offered in alternate years. Not to be taken if credit received for R SOC 443. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

SEMINAR X1 (38097)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
M 18:00 - 21:00 (GSB 5-11)



R SOC 665 - Sociology of Environment and Development

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Examines the relationship between development and environment at the local, regional, national and international levels. Critically discusses development strategies, the environmental and social forces promoting them, and the distribution of environmental and social impacts. Also examines alternative development strategies, sustainable development experiences and relevant international policy. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Not to be taken if credit received for R SOC 365.

LECTURE A1 (38998)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (ED 176)

Winter Term 2023 (1820)

R SOC 416 - Collaborative and Participatory Research Methods

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed for students seeking knowledge and skills for applied and collaborative social science research. Draws on diverse methodological theories with emphasis on themes, issues and tools needed for engaged scholarship. Prerequisite: R SOC 365.

LECTURE B1 (41929)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
T 15:00 - 17:50 (GSB 8-11)



R SOC 516 - Collaborative and Participatory Research Methods

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Designed for students seeking knowledge and skills for applied and collaborative social science research. Draws on diverse methodological theories with emphasis on themes, issues and tools needed for engaged scholarship. Not to be taken if credit received for R SOC 416. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

LECTURE B1 (41930)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
T 15:00 - 17:50 (GSB 8-11)