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Titel: What Animals Want. Expertise and Advocacy in...
Verlag: Oxford University Press, Oxford University Press
Zustand: As New
Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Dust Jacket Included
Auflage: 1st Edition
291p first edition hardback with green illustrated dustjacket, new condition, excellent copy. Buchnummer des Verkäufers PAB 170818
Inhaltsangabe: Larry Carbone, a veterinarian who is in charge of the lab animal welfare assurance program at a major research university, presents this scholarly history of animal rights. Biomedical researchers, and the less fanatical among the animal rights activists will find this book reasonable, humane, and novel in its perspective. It brings a novel, sociological perspective to an area that has been addressed largely from a philosophical perspective, or from the entrenched positions of highly committed advocates of a particular position in the debate.
Rezension: Ultimately, the book is a great read for anyone interested in animal ethics. It provides an important history of how actual decisions in the real world that affect animals were made, and how such decisions are tied to the ethical theories of philosophers, the demands of animal protectionists, and the assumptions of research scientists. ( Anthrozoos, 2006)
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