ENV333H1: Ecological Worldviews

Hours: 
24L

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: 

Completion of 8.0 FCE including ENV221H1/​ ENV222H1; or permission of the Undergraduate Associate Director

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