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Humans and Other Animals


This is an interdisciplinary Religion course in a growing subfield, Critical Animal Studies. Readings include reflections on human nature and on human and non-human animal relations by novelists, theologians, philosophers and scholars of religion.

Satisfies the Philosophical and Religious Perspectives distribution requirement.
Satisfies depth and breadth course requirement in the Humanities track of the Environmental Studies major or interdisciplinary minor.


Students at all levels are welcome.