NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Environmental Ethics

  • Course Number: ENYC-UE 1500
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: A consideration of the leading philosophical ideas involved in the many ways that people are looking at environmental issues. Attention focuses on the variety of interpretations given to humanity‚Äôs relationship to the earth & on questions of knowing & learning, moral conduct, the rights of non human life, & the nature of economic activity these interpretations provide.
  • Old Course Number: E15.1500