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Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status

David DeGrazia - Nature - 1996 - 302 pages
Transcending the overplayed debate between utilitarians and rights theorists, the book offers a fresh methodological approach with specific constructive conclusions about our ...
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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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Biomedical ethics

Thomas A. Mappes, David DeGrazia - Medical - 2006 - 723 pages
This best-selling anthology of readings with case studies provides insightful and comprehensive treatment of ethical issues in medicine. Appropriate for courses taught in ...
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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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Animal Rights

Kevin Hile - Animal rights - 2009 - 190 pages
From questions over whether it is appropriate to eat meat or to wear fur or leather, this title examines all sides of this very controversial issue.
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The Ethics of Animal Experimentation: A Critical Analysis and Constructive ...

Donna Yarri - Religion - 2005 - 240 pages
The ethical treatment of animals has become an issue of serious moral concern. Many people are challenging long-held assumptions about animals and raising questions about their ...
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Animals Matter: A Biologist Explains Why We Should Treat Animals with ...

Marc Bekoff - Animal welfare - 2007 - 202 pages
Nonhuman animals have many of the same feelings we do. They get hurt, they suffer, they are happy, and they take care of each other. Marc Bekoff, a renowned biologist and ...
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People, Property, Or Pets?

Marc D. Hauser, Fiery Cushman, Matthew Kamen - Law - 2006 - 230 pages
A child can't be owned, but parents are legally responsible for their child's care. A painting and a dog can be owned; both fall under the jurisdiction of the law and in ...
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Animals and Ethics, third edition

Angus Taylor - Philosophy - 2009 - 240 pages
Can animals be regarded as part of the moral community? To what extent, if at all, do they have moral rights? Are we wrong to eat them, hunt them, or use them for scientific ...
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Why Animal Experimentation Matters: The Use of Animals in Medical Research

Ellen Frankel Paul, Jeffrey Paul - Nature - 2001 - 224 pages
Animal experimentation has made a crucial contribution to many of the most important advances in modern medicine. The development of vaccines for deadly viruses like rabies and ...
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