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Moral Status : Obligations to Persons and Other Living Things: Obligations ...

Mary Anne Warren - Nature - 1997 - 274 pages
Mary Anne Warren explores a theoretical question which lies at the heart of practical ethics: what are the criteria for having moral status? In other words, what are the ...
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Food Biotechnology in Ethical Perspective

Julie Eckinger - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 342 pages
This revised edition updates Thompson’s trail-blazing study of ethical and philosophical issues raised by biotechnology. The 1997 book was the first by a philosopher to address ...
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Neither Man Nor Beast: Feminism and the Defense of Animals

Carol J. Adams - Political Science - 1995 - 240 pages
In 1990, The Sexual Politics of Meat was published. In just a few years, the book became an underground classic. Neither Man Nor Beast takes Adams' thought one step further. It ...
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In Nature's Interests? : Interests, Animal Rights, and Environmental Ethics ...

Gary E. Varner Associate Professor of Philosophy Texas A & M University - Science - 1998 - 166 pages
This book offers a powerful response to what Varner calls the "two dogmas of environmental ethics"--the assumptions that animal rights philosophies and anthropocentric views ...
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Animals Property & The Law

Gary Francione - Law - 1995 - 368 pages
"Pain is pain, irrespective of the race, sex, or species of the victim," states William Kunstler in his foreword. This moral concern for the suffering of animals and their ...
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Babies and Beasts: The Argument from Marginal Cases

Daniel A. Dombrowski - Philosophy - 1997 - 221 pages
Both its defenders and detractors have described the argument from marginal cases as the most important to date in defense of animal rights. Hotly debated among philosophers ...
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Of God and Pelicans: A Theology of Reverence for Life

Jay Byrd McDaniel - Religion - 1989 - 168 pages
Jay McDaniel's book discusses the understanding of God's relationship to all living things, the foundations and guidelines for a life-centered ethic, the understanding of ...
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Animal Rights: A Very Short Introduction

David DeGrazia - Nature - 2002 - 131 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 their welfare? This fascinating introduction ...
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The Specter of the Absurd: Sources and Criticisms of Modern Nihilism

Donald A. Crosby - Philosophy - 1988 - 456 pages
Crosby (philosophy, Colo. State U.) distinguishes and relates five areas of nihilism: political, moral, epistemological, cosmic, and existential. He illustrates and examines ...
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