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Great Fall Course Open – SOCY 4017 Animals & Society


SOCY 4017-001   Animals and Society

Tues & Thurs 930-1045am

Professor Leslie Irvine

Open to all students who have completed 27 or more hours.  No prerequisites enforced for this fall.

To enroll email Michael.Lynn@colorado.edu

Examines the role of non-human animals in human society. Investigates the social construction of the human/animal boundary.

Challenges ideas that animals are neither thinking nor feeling. Examines the many ways humans rely on animals. Considers the

link between animal cruelty and other violence. Explores the moral status of animals.