PHI 302 - Environmental Ethics

Description
This course critically examines various philosophical viewpoints that bear upon ethical issues concerning the environment. Among the questions examined are the following: Must concern for the environment revolve around human concerns? Do animals have rights? Does nature have intrinsic value that must be respected regardless of effects upon humans? What is the relative importance of aesthetic or economic values to environmental questions? Do we have obligations to protect resources for future generations? 3(3-0) D
Credits
3
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2018, Fall 2016
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
30
Avg. Sections
1