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The Resource Animal Ethics : The Basics

Animal Ethics : The Basics

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Animal Ethics : The Basics
Title
Animal Ethics
Title remainder
The Basics
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eng
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non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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The Basics
Animal Ethics : The Basics
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Animal Ethics : The Basics
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- 1. Picturing animal ethics -- Unifying Approaches -- Relational Approaches -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 2. Singer's utilitarianism -- The Core of Singer's Position -- Species Egalitarianism -- The Eco-Objection to Sentientism -- The Argument from Marginal Cases -- Objections to the Argument From Marginal Cases -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 3. Regan on animal rights -- Subjects-of-a-Life -- Inherent Value -- Rights and Principles -- The Problem of Lifeboat Cases -- The Problem of Negative Rights -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 4. Contract theories -- Applying Rawls to Animals -- Criticisms of a Rawlsian Approach -- Domestication as a Contract -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 5. What is so special about humans? -- Humans and Persons -- The Appeal to a Bond -- The Dangers of a Covert Speciesism -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 6. The Holocaust analogy -- An Offensive Analogy -- Significant Disanalogies -- Coetzee's Use of the Analogy -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 7. Abolitionism -- Abolitionism -- Combining Ethics and Political Strategy -- The Appeal of Abolitionism -- Tensions within Abolitionism -- The Analogy with Slavery -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 8. Animals and the environment -- Industrial Meat -- Diets and Harm -- Ecological Criticisms of Animal Rights -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 9. The political turn -- Drawing on Liberal Norms -- Difference Versus Uniformity -- Pragmatism and Justice -- Conclusion -- Further Reading -- 10. Conclusion -- Glossary -- Index
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9781315728568
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