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Animals & Ethics (Morality in Our Age Series)

Robert Guillaume

Animals & Ethics (Morality in Our Age Series)

by Robert Guillaume

  • 244 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Knowledge Products .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Audio - Nonfiction,
  • Audio Adult: Other

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12170628M
    ISBN 10156823029X
    ISBN 109781568230290
    OCLC/WorldCa47962181

      In fact, my complaint with this book is the same as my complaint with welfarism and utilitarian theories of animal ethics as a whole: it acknowledges the problem of animal abuse without strikin Apart from introducing the philosophically convenient (and I think accurate) concept of speciesism, this book presents little of real ethical value/5. Because of the biological similarities between many animals and humans, scientists can learn about diseases, and find out how humans might react to medicines, cosmetics, chemicals, and other products by testing them on animals first. According to the Humane Society of the United States, more than twenty-five million animals are used in research, testing, and education each s: 1.

    Most of the books I've read on this topic all say essentially the same thing, and cater more to extremists or preacher to the choir, and I feel that Marcus puts a lot more thought into the topics he covers- as well as effective ways to convey the animal ethics message to /5. View a copy of the APA Guidelines for the Use of Animals in Behavioral Projects in Schools (K – 12), or request a copy via email, by phone at () , or in writing to the APA Science Directorate, Office of Research Ethics, First St., NE, Washington, DC

    Concise introduction to animal ethics. Animal Rights Center, Japan; Changing attitudes in Japan, where animals have negative legal protection (like China). They translated the book How to Do Animal Rights into Japanese. International Aid for Korean Animals Millions of cats & dogs cruelly treated & eaten in Korea & what you can do about it.   Animal Ethics: The Basics is an essential introduction to the key considerations surrounding the ethical treatment of animals. Taking a thematic approach, it outlines the current arguments from animal agency to the emergence of the ‘political turn’. This book explores such questions as: Can animals think and do they suffer?Cited by: 3.


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Animals & Ethics (Morality in Our Age Series) by Robert Guillaume Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Angus Taylor’s Animals & Ethics is, quite simply, the finest text on animal ethics available. There is no other text that covers such a broad range of material with such expertise and lucidity. There is no other text that covers such a broad range of material with such expertise and by: 5.

They explore many theoretical issues about animal minds and an Animals & Ethics book of practical concerns about animal products, farm animals, hunting, circuses, zoos, the entertainment industry, safety-testing on animals, the status and moral significance of species, environmental ethics, the nature and significance of the minds of animals, and so on/5(4).

Animals, Ethics and Trade: The Challenge of Animal Sentience 1st Edition by Jacky Turner (Editor) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. ISBN ISBN X. Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book 5/5(2).

This book of original essays is the most comprehensive single volume ever published on animal minds and the ethics of our use of animals. The Animal Ethics Reader – Susan J.

Armstrong & Richard G. Botzler. "Garner's book will be of great value for the non-professional philosopher who is looking for a roadmap into the complex world of animal ethics. The book's strength lies in Garner's ability to present and position a variety of philosophical perspectives in a succinct and cogent : Paperback.

To that end, the volume contains more nonphilosophers than philosophers, explicitly inviting scholars from other fields—such as animal science, ecology, economics, psychology, law, environmental science, and applied biology, among others—to bring their own disciplinary resources to bear on matters that affect animals.

The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics is composed of 44 chapters, all appearing. Animals, Ethics, and Us offers a stripped back, balanced and moderate perspective, based on logical argument, philosophical principles and sound science.

It is a thought-provoking read aimed at a broad readership including informed owners and animal enthusiasts, as well as useful a primer for students of animal ethics, welfare and veterinary. Animals & Ethics is relevant, strikes a cord, and provides a strategy for reasoning that is culturally flexible.

I plan to use it as a reading book for my class which, interestingly, is not a philosophy course. It establishes common ground for an animal use conversation that is pertinent to eating behaviors and food choice, which is my field of work/5(11).

The Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics is the world's first academy dedicated to the ethical enhancement of the status of animals. out of 5 stars Great book for animal activism. Reviewed in the United States on Febru Verified Purchase. When I first saw this book, I thought it was just going to be a book about factory farming and the many cruelties that farmed animals experience.

This is of course imperative to know about, but I already knew a lot and didn /5(41). A new book series for a new field of inquiry: Animal Ethics. Interest in the ethics of our treatment of animals has increased markedly over the last 40 years.

This series explores the challenges that Animal Ethics poses, both conceptually and practically, to traditional understandings of human-animal relations. This book is an attempt to lead the way through the moral maze that is our relationship with nonhuman animals. Written by an author with an established reputation in this field, the book takes the reader step by step through the main parameters of the debate, demonstrating at each turn the different positions adopted.

In the second part of the book, the implications of holding each position. The Animal Ethics Readeris the first comprehensive, state-of-the-art anthology of readings on this substantial area of study and interest. A subject that regularly captures the headlines, the book 5/5(1).

This little page book is well documented with reference notes and other useful information. Animals, Ethics and Christianity is a must read for every Christian. About the Author: Matthew Priebe is a naturalist who studies the incredible designs of God's natural world. The first comprehensive book dedicated to ethical and welfare concerns surrounding companion animals Scholarly but still written in an accessible and engaging style Considers the idea of animal companionship and why it should matter ethically Explores problems associated with animals sharing human lifestyles and homes, such as obesity, behavior.

Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals is a book by Australian philosopher Peter is widely considered within the animal liberation movement to be the founding philosophical statement of its ideas. Singer himself rejected the use of the theoretical framework of rights when it comes to human and nonhuman animals.

Following Jeremy Bentham, Singer argued that Author: Peter Singer. Animals, Ethics and Trade book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Modern urban life cuts us off from direct connection with the an /5(10). This book can serve as a brief guide and companion to some important in-print books on animals and ethics by Peter Singer (Animal Liberation, among others), Tom Regan (Empty Cages, among others) and Mark Rowlands (Animals Like Us, among others) and book refers to many sources, both in print and online.

Animal Ethics: The Basics is an essential introduction to the key considerations surrounding the ethical treatment of animals. Taking a thematic approach, it outlines the current arguments from animal agency to the emergence of the ‘political turn’. This book explores such questions as: Can animals.

This book provides an overview of the current debates about the nature and extent of our moral obligations to animals. Which, if any, uses of animals are morally wrong, which are morally permissible (i.e., not wrong) and why.

What, if any, moral obligations do we, individually and as a society (and a global community), have towards animals and why?. A balanced, accessible discussion of whether and on what grounds animal research can be ethically justified.

An estimated million nonhuman vertebrates worldwide—including primates, dogs, cats, rabbits, hamsters, birds, rats, and mice—are bred, captured, or otherwise acquired every year for research purposes.

Much of this research is seriously detrimental to the welfare of these animals.Animal Ethics and Philosophy.

Questioning the Orthodoxy Edited by Elisa Aaltola and John Hadley 4 Reviews. Bringing together new theory and critical perspectives on a broad range of topics in animal ethics, this book examines the implications of recent developments in the various fields that bear upon animal ethics.

Showcasing a new generation.Applying virtue ethics to our treatment of the other animals. In Welchman, J. (ed.), The practice of virtue: Classic and contemporary readings in virtue ethics.

Indianapolis, Author: Helena Röcklinsberg, Mickey Gjerris, I. Anna S. Olsson.