Sustainability and the New Human

Sustainability and the New Human

Sustainability and the New Human

Image: Julian Opie. 7 people walking. 2009. Continuous computer animation on LED screen.

To what extent, if any, does our environment shape our minds? And should our minds be shaped for the greater good of the natural environment, as some people say? In the Sustainability and the New Human RFG, researchers in environmental science and cognitive humanities jointly investigate the relations between mind and environment (variously defined) with special emphasis on sustainability.

Conveners:

Sowon S. Park (English)
sowonpark@ucsb.edu

Sangwon Suh (Bren School)
suh@bren.ucsb.edu