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Religion and Animals (Waldau, 2009)

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Course Title

Religion and Animals


Paul Waldau
Harvard University


Environmental Ethics

Subject(s) Animals

Students trace the history and shape of this emerging academic field and its relation to various other academic disciplines and sciences. In addition, students examine a range of social, public policy, conceptual, environmental, ethical and philosophical implications of the field’s emergence. Classes are conducted in the manner of a tutorial, and students will undertake both group work and a number of individualized writing projects.


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