Great Geologic Issues

Course Details

  • Acronym ESS 408
  • Instructor(s) Eric Steig
  • Quarter Autumn 2019
  • Credits 3
  • Meeting Times MWF 9:30-10:20
  • Location JHN 022
  • Fullfills Climate Minor ESS Elective Requirement
  • Prerequisites None.

Course Description

History and development of geological and paleontological theories and controversies; philosophy and methodology that have driven scientific inquiry in the earth sciences. (Joint with ESS 508)