70:266 Environmental Ethics [Elliott]

Prerequisites: Completion of 24 credit hours or permission of Instructor.

An ethical analysis of selected issues concerning the relationship of humans to the environment. Issues will include: the normative status of the environment, the rights of future generations, animal rights, and the claims of deep ecology. Aboriginal views of the environment will also be considered.

3 lecture hours per week, one term

Successors: 40:448, 40:470.

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 70:266 in the BU Course Transfer Database.


Instructor: Rachel Elliott