Course Descriptions

Philosophy

PHIL 338-01 Environmental Ethics (3)

Rodney Peffer

peffer@SanDiego.edu

CRN 188         Limit 25
6-week Mid-Session (6/24 – 8/2)
T & Th (& Fri., 6/28)            
5:30 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.                        
KIPJ-219

An exploration of ethical issues pertinent to the environment, for example: obligations to future generations; the question of animal rights; endangered species; pesticides and pollution; energy technologies; depletion of resources; and global justice and ocean resources. Consideration of the pertinent obligations of individuals, businesses, and government. Note: course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, June 10.