Issues in Biological and Medical Ethics

HPSC-X 111 — Fall 2021

Instructor
James Capshew
Course Description

An introduction to environmental ethics, addressing questions of animal (and plant) rights, the moral sense of nature, and ecological thinking. Topics include: biocentrism, the land ethic, deep ecology, ecofeminism, the Gaia hypothesis, the politics of greening, the history of environmentalism, and connections to mental health, medicine, and public health.

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