Role of Scientific Information in Environmental Decisions (PBAF 597)

17714

4 credits

Instructor(s):

Location: Denny 217

Schedule: TTh 12:30-1:50

Department: Evans School of Public Affairs

Quarter: Fall

Examines how science contributes to decisions that involve the natural environment; how science and scientists help frame debates and decisions; how scientific findings are incorporated into decision-making processes; how scientists and non-scientists deal with uncertainty about scientific questions.