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Schools of Thought Worksheet

Write brief descriptions for each of the terms in the table below. If you use an outside source to define them, include an APA citation for the source.

|General Terms                                                                                                                                                                                       |
|Ecology                                     |“The study of systems that includes interrelationships among organisms and between organisms and their environment” (Raven, Berg, & Hassenzahl, 2010,   |
|                                             |p. G-5). This is a study of how all species are intertwined and how these species need each other to survive.                                           |
|Environmental justice                       |“The right of every citizen, regardless of age, race, gender, social class, or other factor, to adequate protection from environmental hazards” (Raven,|
|                                             |Berg, & Hassenzahl, 2010, p. G-5). This means that all individuals have equal rights to protect themselves from the harmful elements of nature         |
|                                             |regardless of, race, national origin, or income with respect to development implementation and enforcement of environmental regulations, policies, and |
|                                             |laws                                                                                                                                                   |
|Environmental science                       |“The interdisciplinary study of how humanity interacts with other organisms and the nonliving physical environment” (Raven, Berg, & Hassenzahl, 2010,   |
|                                             |p. G-6). An analysis of the interconnections between living and nonliving species....