2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    Oct 18, 2021  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HUM 211 - Nature and Humanity


Credits: Three
This course explores philosophical, literary, religious, and political conceptualizations of the relationship between the human and the non-human world. It includes topics such as animal rights, deep ecology, the notion of wilderness, environmental justice, and environmental stewardship. The class also studies the history and goals of the global environmental movement. Furthermore, it introduces students to the traditions of American nature writing.