David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Business Ethics 3 (3):215 - 225 (1984)
Readily available data are used to provide relevant decision making information on the highly subjective issue of animal rights. Two examples of alleged crowding; cattle being finished in concrete lots, and broilers in confined operations were evaluated to determine the impact on producers and consumers from increasing space per animal. It is concluded that similar policy changes, such as doubling floor space, can lead to dramatic differences in economic impact depending on the industry affected. It is shown that economic analysis can provide valuable information in estimating the tradeoffs in moral issues.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
Bernard E. Rollin (1981). Animal Rights and Human Morality. Prometheus Books.
Peter Singer (ed.) (1990). Animal Liberation. Avon Books.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
L. W. Sumner (1988). Animal Welfare and Animal Rights. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 13 (2):159-175.
Mark Rowlands (2009). Animal Rights: Moral Theory and Practice. Palgrave Macmillan.
John M. Kistler (2002). People Promoting and People Opposing Animal Rights: In Their Own Words. Greenwood Press.
Deborah Slicer (1991). Your Daughter or Your Dog? A Feminist Assessment of the Animal Research Issue. Hypatia 6 (1):108 - 124.
Paul Waldau (2010). Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know. Oxford University Press.
Marna A. Owen (2009). Animal Rights: Noble Cause or Needless Effort? Twenty-First Century Books.
David Sztybel (2001). Animal Rights: Autonomy and Redundancy. [REVIEW] Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 14 (3):259-273.
Shasta Gaughen (ed.) (2005). Animal Rights. Greenhaven Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads20 ( #130,548 of 1,699,546 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #161,079 of 1,699,546 )
How can I increase my downloads?