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HUM 1135 Environmental Ethics

Overview of philosophical and ethical dimensions of the environmental crisis, such as environmental politics, animal rights and nonwestern views.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Humanities
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Discuss and analyze the essential facts, ideas and personalities in the environmental ethics field.
  • Compare, contrast, analyze, and discuss selected ideas and theories related to environmentalism with a view to their merits and weaknesses.
  • Participate in class discussions based on core texts and develop a personal philosophy toward environmental issues, behavior and activism.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3