ENV333H1: Ecological Worldviews

Hours: 
24L/12P

Approaches to environmental concerns are often marked by assumptions that reflect distinct worldviews positing particular understandings of the role of the human with respect to nature. This course explores sundry economic, political, scientific, religious, and moral worldviews pertaining to the environment, including environmental ethics, Gaia, ecofeminism, scientific cosmology, and indigenous perspectives.

Prerequisite: 

( ENV221H1,​ ENV222H1) and completion of at least 8 FCE of courses; or permission of Undergraduate Associate Director

Exclusion: 

INI333H1 (2005-06 academic year and before)

Recommended Preparation: 

Related high school science

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)