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Author Taylor, Angus, 1945-

Title Animals and ethics : an overview of the philosophical debate / Angus Taylor
Published Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, NY : Broadview, [2003]


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 W'PONDS  179.3 Tay/Aae  AVAILABLE
Description 214 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Animals and the Moral Community -- Ch. 2. From Aristotle to Darwin -- Ch. 3. Do Animals Have Moral Rights? -- Ch. 4. Is It Wrong to Eat or Hunt Animals? -- Ch. 5. Is It Wrong to Use Animals For Scientific Research? -- Ch. 6. Can Liberationists Be Environmentalists? -- To Change the World
Summary "A previous edition of this book appeared under the title Magpies, Monkeys, and Morals. The new edition has been updated throughout. Substantial new material has been added to the text, including discussions of virtue ethics and Rawlsian contractarianism. The bibliography has been significantly enlarged and now includes more than five hundred entries."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Rev. ed. of: Magpies, monkeys, and morals. c1999
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-208) and index
Subject Factory farms -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Animal rights -- Philosophy.
Animal welfare -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Author Taylor, Angus, 1945- Magpies, monkeys, and morals
LC no. 2003374507
ISBN 1551115697
Other Titles Animals & ethics