Karen Houle

Professor
Email: 
khoule@uoguelph.ca
Phone number: 
53680
Office: 
MacKinnon 337

Critical review of the history of the concept of "the animal" as a political or moral being, and the arguments for the demarcation of human from non-human animals offered by Western thinkers; Implications for practical lives of animals, human and non-human. Dr. Houle teaches animal welfare topics in PHIL 2070 – Philosophy of the Environment (undergraduate); PHIL 4040 – Advanced Philosophy of the Environment: Animals and Ethics (undergraduate).