Animal Ethics: The Basics by Tony Miligan

By Tony Miligan

Animal Ethics has lengthy been a hugely contested region with debates pushed by way of unease approximately a variety of sorts of animal damage, from using animals in clinical study to the farming of animals for intake. Animal Ethics: the fundamentals is a necessary advent to the foremost concerns surrounding the moral remedy of animals. Taking a thematic technique, it outlines the present arguments from animal business enterprise to the emergence of the ‘political turn’. This publication explores such questions as:

  • Can animals imagine and do they suffer?

  • What can we suggest by means of speciesism?

  • Are people special?

  • Can animals be political or ethical agents?

  • Is animal rights protest ethical?

Including outlines of the main arguments, feedback for additional studying and a thesaurus of keywords, this e-book is an important learn for philosophy scholars and readers drawing close the contested box of Animal Ethics for the 1st time.

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