University of Colorado at Boulder
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Water and Society part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching about Risk and Resilience:Courses
"Water and Society" introduces students to sociological considerations of water, particularly access, distribution and risk management. The course reviews the central role of water in human society, with ...
Flood Risk in Boulder, Colorado part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching about Risk and Resilience:Real-World Examples
Adelle Monteblanco, Sociology, University of Colorado at Boulder Summary As evident by the September 2013 floods and history of wildfires, the mountain community of Boulder, CO is a uniquely vulnerable location. ...
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Integrating Natural Disaster Activities into the College Curriculum: Two Role-Play Case Study Examples part of Earth Educators Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
Natural disasters are increasing in frequency and severity. Local and international events such as flooding, storms, and earthquakes often catch students' attention and therefore these events offer valuable ...