By Tony Miligan

Animal Ethics has lengthy been a hugely contested quarter with debates pushed by means of unease approximately a variety of different types of animal damage, from using animals in medical learn to the farming of animals for intake. Animal Ethics: the fundamentals is a vital creation to the main concerns surrounding the moral remedy of animals. Taking a thematic method, it outlines the present arguments from animal organisation to the emergence of the ‘political turn’. This ebook explores such questions as:

  • Can animals imagine and do they suffer?

  • What can we suggest through speciesism?

  • Are people special?

  • Can animals be political or ethical agents?

  • Is animal rights protest ethical?

Including outlines of the major arguments, feedback for extra analyzing and a thesaurus of key phrases, this publication is a vital learn for philosophy scholars and readers imminent the contested box of Animal Ethics for the 1st time.

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