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PHL 204

PHL 204

Environmental Ethics
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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.


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IMPORTANT DATES


April 9
Registration opens for fall 2014 semester.

May 15, 16
Evaluation Days.

May 16
Last day of student attendance.

May 19
Grading Day
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

May 19
Summer 2014 interim classes begin.

May 20
Faculty grading due.

May 20
Commencement

May 26
Memorial Day holiday. College closed.

June 9
Classes begin for summer 2014 eight-week session.

June 9
Three-week First Summer Interim faculty grading due.

June 16
Classes begin for summer 2014 seven-week session.

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