Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Course in public policy (e.g., ESP 160); environmental law (e.g., ESP 161); course in statistics (e.g., SOC 106 or ARE 106). Introduction to selected theories of the policy process and applications to the field of environmental policy. Develops critical reading skills, understanding of policy theory, and an ability to apply multiple theories to the same phenomena. (Same course as ECL 212A, ESP 212A.) (Letter.) Effective: 2017 Fall Quarter.