|Certificates: Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory|
|Course Cluster: Animal Studies|
There are a variety of forms of captivity and a wide array of individuals who are kept in captivity. In this course, we will explore the conditions of captivity (including prisons, zoos, laboratories, sanctuaries, and more) and explore the variety of ethical and political issues that captivity raises for humans and other animals.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CSCT)(PHIL)(PHIL-Philosophy)(PHIL-Social Jus)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Lori Gruen, THE ETHICS OF CAPTIVITY (Oxford, 2014) and articles on Moodle.
|Examination and Assignments: |
There will be a mid-term take home exam, a final paper/project, and group presentations.
|Instructor(s): Gruen,Lori Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK414; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 0||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: 0||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 5||JR non-major: 2||SO: 8||FR: 5|