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Animal Rights: A Very Short Introduction

David DeGrazia - Philosophy - 2002 - 144 pages
Do animals have moral rights? If so, what does this mean? What sorts of mental lives do animals have, and how should we understand welfare? By presenting models for ...
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Human Identity and Bioethics

David DeGrazia - Medical - 2005 - 300 pages
When philosophers address personal identity, they usually explore numerical identity. When non-philosophers address personal identity, they often have in mind narrative ...
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Creation Ethics: Reproduction, Genetics, and Quality of Life

David DeGrazia - Philosophy - 2012 - 240 pages
The ethics of creating-or declining to create-human beings has been addressed in several contexts: debates over abortion and embryo research; literature on "self-creation"; and ...
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Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation

Gary Lawrence Francione - LAW - 2013 - 235 pages
Gary L. Francione explains our historical and contemporary attitudes about animals by distinguishing the issue of animal use from that of animal treatment. He then presents a ...
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Animal Minds & Animal Ethics: Connecting Two Separate Fields

Klaus Petrus, Markus Wild - Social Science - 2014 - 360 pages
Animal minds and animal ethics - different origins, connecting similarities. Philosophers working on questions of animal ethics usually draw on research into animal cognition ...
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Animal Rights : Current Debates and New Directions: Current Debates and New ...

Cass R. Sunstein Karl N. Llewellyn Distinguished Service Professor of Jurisprudence, Martha C. Nussbaum Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics both at the University of Chicago - Law - 2004 - 352 pages
Millions of people live with cats, dogs, and other pets, which they treat as members of their families. But through their daily behavior, people who love those pets, and ...
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The Animal Question : Why Nonhuman Animals Deserve Human Rights: Why ...

Paola Cavalieri - Nature - 2003 - 192 pages
How much do animals matter--morally? Can we keep considering them as second class beings, to be used merely for our benefit? Or, should we offer them some form of moral ...
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Against Liberation: Putting Animals in Perspective

Michael P. T. Leahy - Philosophy - 2005 - 304 pages
The Western world is currently gripped by an obsessive concern for the rights of animals - their uses and abuses. In this book, Leahy argues that this is a movement based upon ...
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