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PHL 204

PHL 204

Environmental Ethics
  • View PHL 204 generic syllabus (for the syllabus for a specific section, please contact the instructor).
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  • For the most current list of course offerings see the class schedule.

Section 0H1

 MW

 9:30-10:45am

Des Plaines

 Tom Bowen

This is an Honors Program class taught in tandem with Contemporary Culture and the Arts (HUM 122). This course focuses on philosophers, visual artists, musicians, filmmakers and fiction writers whose work engages with a range of contemporary environmental ethics issues: relationships between human and nonhuman animals, "land ethics" ad respect for nature, sustainability, ecofeminism, and environmental racism.


Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

November 27, 28
Thanksgiving recess. College closed.

November 29, 30
Thanksgiving recess. No classes; College open.

December 16, 17
Evaluation Days.

December 17
Last day of student attendance.

December 18
Grading Day. Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

December 19
Grades due.

December 24 - January 4
College closed.

January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

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