Prerequisites: Member of Honors College.
A continuation o the studies initiated in Honors Core in Intellectual Traditions: through an Ecological Lens I. This IT course will examine classical through contemporary texts dealing with perspectives on nature as science, spirit, quest, and commodity. readings will be supplemented by philosophical and practical considerations of environmental conflict and resolution, climate change, and issues of speciesism. The course will be inquiry-based and will emphasis close readings of literary texts, as well as ecological sites.