POS-3050 Environmental Ethics and Politics

3 credits

Prerequisite: None.

This course explores the relationships between our natural and human environments. How do our socio-economic concerns affect our ethical relationships within this total environment? How is our ethical understanding of ourselves related to our connection with nature? The class will consider a variety of issues and problems that seek to understand ecological limits and the moral obligations that need to be confronted. Meets Part III of the GECC.