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PHL 540 – Environmental Ethics (3)

Philosophical ideas about our ethical relationships with parts of the non-human world and future generations, with applications to current environmental issues. Includes a study of different conceptions of environmental ethics, philosophical problems in environmental ethics (such as the moral status of animals, plants, species, and ecosystems), the uses of environmental ethics by environmental groups, and selected contemporary global environmental issues such as global warming and loss of biodiversity. This course may be subject to Enforced Prerequisites that restrict registration into the course. Check the offerings below for more information.

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Registration Restrictions
Recommended: PHL 205 and PHL 342 and PHL 365 or 6 credits of philosophy
Class Notes: Jul 19-Aug 13 Session 4 Does not meet Graduate School's stand-alone requirement.
Syllabus: Available in Canvas to students enrolled in this course. Or contact department to request syllabus.
Session: Summer 2nd 4 Week SessionSession 4 (Summer 2nd 4 Week Session)
Find textbooks for PHL 540 at the OSU Beaver Store (current term only). For questions related to course materials, contact the OSU Beaver Store.

= This is a Baccalaureate Core course
= Fees may apply to this course
Registration Restrictions:
+ = Include restriction (may register if you meet this criteria)
- = Exclude restriction (may not register if you meet this criteria)
* = Prerequisite may be taken prior to or simultaneously with this course