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PHIL 063
Environmental Ethics

A critical introduction to theories of value of the natural world. Topics include the relation between scientific and moral principles; theories of the moral worth of persons, animals, plants, and other natural objects; historical and cultural influences on conceptions of nature; alternative accounts of human relationships and responsibilities to nature, including deep ecology and ecofeminism; and the connection between moral and political values and economic policies.

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3

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Last Updated: 6/23/17