ASU Professor Researches History Of Where Politics, Environment Intersect

Published: Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 5:09pm

The intersection of politics and the environment is something we’re very aware of today as the debate over climate change is a significant part of public policy discussions.

Has that been the case for centuries? Arizona State University assistant professor Chris Morehart of the School of Human Evolution and Social Change has been conducting archaeological research in the Northern Basin of Mexico to try to find out where politics and the environment were overlapping at least 600 years ago.

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