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Ethical and moral issues relating to animals

Janice C. Swanson

Ethical and moral issues relating to animals

January 1985 -February 1992

by Janice C. Swanson

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Published by National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal welfare -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJanice C. Swanson.
    SeriesQuick bibliography series -- QB 92-51., Quick bibliography series -- 92-51.
    ContributionsNational Agricultural Library (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination58 p. ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17675003M

    Animals are not ours to experiment on, eat, wear, use for entertainment, or abuse in any way. Explore this section to learn more about the issues. Every day in countries around the world, animals are fighting for their lives. They are enslaved, beaten, and kept in chains to make them perform for humans’ “entertainment”; they are mutilated.   "What are the moral and ethical issues involving hybrid animals?" There are no moral or ethical issues involving hybrid animals. Some people associate hybrids with GMO's, but nothing could be farther from the truth. Producing a hybrid involves n.

      Top 9 ethical issues in artificial intelligence if we consider the lower risk of accidents, self-driving trucks seem like an ethical choice. The same scenario could happen to office workers, as well as to the majority of the workforce in developed countries. We can get the better of bigger, faster, stronger animals because we can create.   Peter Singer is an Australian-born philosopher who has teaching appointments at Princeton University and Monash University in Australia. His book Animal Liberation, originally published in but revised many times since, serves as a sort of bible for the animal rights Singer is highly controversial because he argues that some humans have fewer cognitive skills than some Author: OpenStax.

    Ethical Eating. T or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole. Personhood, Ethics, and Animal Cognition Situating Animals in Hare's Two Level Utilitarianism Gary E. Varner. The book presents a new philosophical defense of Hare's two-level utilitarianism and its metaethical foundation (universal prescriptivism), and it significantly expands Hare's account of how "intuitive level rules" function in moral thinking, based on recent empirical research.


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