Against "humanism": Speciesism, personhood, and preference

Journal of Social Philosophy 34 (4):556–571 (2003)
Abstract
Article responds to the criticism of speciesism that it is somehow less immoral than other -isms by showing that this is a mistake resting on an inadequate taxonomy of the various -isms. Criticizes argument by Bonnie Steinbock that preference to your own species is not immoral by comparison with racism of comparable level.
Keywords speciesism  Peter Singer  preference  Bonnie Steinbock  agentism  personhood  moral agency
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