Animals and Why They Matter

University of Georgia Press (1983)
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Mary Midgley
Newcastle University, UK
Abstract
Whether considering vegetarianism, women's rights, or the "humanity" of pets, this book goes to the heart of the question of why all animals matter.
Keywords Ethics  Social ethics  Social contract  Animals
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Reprint years 1984
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Call number BJ1012.M5 1984
ISBN(s) 0820307041   0820320412   9780820320410
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