The Animal Question in Ethics and Politics

New School for Social Research: Philosophy

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Animal,Ethics and Politics

Spring 2020

Taught By: Alice Crary

Section: A

CRN: 6784

Credits: 3

This course addresses the role of animality as a term in ethics and critical social thought. We will read major contributions to animal ethics, and we will also consider the role that invidious comparisons to animals play in many familiar oppressive discourses with an eye to exploring how best to contest these discourses. 

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Philosophy (GPHI)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 1:50pm 8/25/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 1/22/2020 - 5/6/2020