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RENR 260 - History and Fundamentals of Environmental Protection and Conservation
A philosophical investigation of the moral and conceptual dimensions of environmental problems. Topics to be examined include: the role of ethical theory; anthropocentric, ecocentric, and aesthetic foundations of environmental ethics; deep ecology; sustainability; the ethics of climate change; eco-activism; animal rights; cross-cultural and First Nations perspectives; legal perspectives; and applied ethics of northern issues.
Registration restricted to students in the B.Sc. in Environmental and Conservation Sciences program. This course is also available as ENST 200. Non-B.Sc. ENCS students interested in taking RENR 260 should instead register in ENST 200.
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