1. Deepen knowledge about sustainable society related to the research focus for the graduation thesis. 2. Acquire the ability to synthesize and evaluate reading sources connected to the thesis research 3. Develop discussion and presentation skills in English
This course is designed to deepen students'understanding of research approaches to sustainable society in connection with their graduation research topics.
Environmental Ethics: An introduction with readings; Routledge, 2000
Students must meet weekly outside of class in study groups and actively participate in all classes.
Class participation, reading assignments, visual and oral presentations of ongoing research forthe graduation thesis
１．Overview of course and syllabus ２．Thesis research presentations ３．Human ecological relations ４．The five principals of ecological design ５．Deep ecology and sustainability of nature ６．Brundtland Report on sustainable development ７．Case study of sustainable development ８．Student presentations of thesis research ９．Globalization, agro-business and ethics 10．Movements for animal protection 11．Gender and environmental sustainability 12．Eco-Feminist thought 13．Eco-feminism and sustainable development 14．Future visions of sustainable development 15．Student thesis presentation and course evaluation
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