WGS 320: Ecofeminism
(Cross-listed with ENV S). (3-0) Cr. 3. Alt. F., offered odd-numbered years.
Prereq: WGS 201 or 3 credits in WGS at the 300 level or above
Women's relationships with the earth, non-human nature, and other humans. The course explores the connections between society’s treatment of women and nature; origins of ecofeminism and how it relates to the science of ecology, conventional and sustainable agriculture as well as how ecofeminism relates to other branches of feminist philosophy. Evaluation and critique of modern science, technology, political systems and SOLUTIONS will be included.
Meets U.S. Diversity Requirement