Course Descriptions

Philosophy

PHIL 338 Environmental Ethics (3)

Rodney Peffer

peffer@sandiego.edu

CRN 8 Limit 25
6-week Mid Session (6/26 – 8/4)
TTh
5:30 – 8:45 p.m.
KIPJ-214

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 12.