Biology, Ethics, and Animals
Oxford University Press (1990)
|Abstract||This book utilizes both philosophical and biological approaches to address the various attitudes in the debate over animal rights. Rodd justifies ethical concern within a framework that is firmly grounded on evolutionary theory, and provides detailed discussion of practical situations in which ethical decisions have to be made. For moral philosophers, the book offers a biological background to the ethical questions involved. Biologists will find that it provides an approach to the ethics of animal rights which is rooted in biological theory. This much-needed volume will be an invaluable guide to anyone who is concerned with animal welfare.|
|Keywords||Animal welfare Moral and ethical aspects Animal rights Bioethics|
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|Call number||HV4708.R63 1990|
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