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The Resource Animals, ethics, and trade : the challenge of animal sentience, edited by Jacky Turner and Joyce D'Silva

Animals, ethics, and trade : the challenge of animal sentience, edited by Jacky Turner and Joyce D'Silva

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Animals, ethics, and trade : the challenge of animal sentience
Title
Animals, ethics, and trade
Title remainder
the challenge of animal sentience
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jacky Turner and Joyce D'Silva
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Modern urban life cuts us off from direct connection with the animal world yet daily the lives of millions of animals are affected by what we consume and wear and what we trade in. The use of animals for food labour and pleasure pursuits has long been justified with the assumption that unlike humans animals aren't fully sentient beings. In recent years however science has revealed an astonishing array of complex animal behaviour and scientists and policy makers now accept that the animals we make use of are indeed conscious with preferences and intentions. The implications for our culture of f
Dewey number
179/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Turner, Jacky
  • D'Silva, Joyce
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  • Animal welfare
  • Consciousness in animals
  • Perception in animals
Label
Animals, ethics, and trade : the challenge of animal sentience, edited by Jacky Turner and Joyce D'Silva
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contents; List of Contributors; About This Book; List of Acronyms and Abbreviations; Introduction; Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) Trust, UK; References; Part 1 Animal Sentience: Evidence and Interpretations; Chapter 1 The Sentience of Chimpanzees and Other Animals; Chapter 2 The Distribution of the Capacity for Sentience in the Animal Kingdom; Chapter 3 Animal Emotions and Animal Sentience and Why They Matter; Chapter 4 Animal Welfare: What is the Role of Science?; Part 2 Ethics, Law and Science; Chapter 5 Educating Scientists About Ethics
  • Chapter 6 What Prevents Us from Recognizing Animal Sentience?Chapter 7 Sentience and Rights; Chapter 8 Entitling Non-human Animals to Fundamental Legals Rights on the Basis of Practical Autonomy; Chapter 9 Animal Welfare Legislation in China; Chapter 10 The Evolving Animal Rights and Welfare Debate in China; Chapter 11 Islamic Philosophy on Animal Rights; Chapter 12 The Ethical Matrix as a Decision-making Tool, with Specific Reference to Animal Sentience; Part 3
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ocm70273014
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 286 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423786450
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unknown
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Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70273014
Label
Animals, ethics, and trade : the challenge of animal sentience, edited by Jacky Turner and Joyce D'Silva
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contents; List of Contributors; About This Book; List of Acronyms and Abbreviations; Introduction; Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) Trust, UK; References; Part 1 Animal Sentience: Evidence and Interpretations; Chapter 1 The Sentience of Chimpanzees and Other Animals; Chapter 2 The Distribution of the Capacity for Sentience in the Animal Kingdom; Chapter 3 Animal Emotions and Animal Sentience and Why They Matter; Chapter 4 Animal Welfare: What is the Role of Science?; Part 2 Ethics, Law and Science; Chapter 5 Educating Scientists About Ethics
  • Chapter 6 What Prevents Us from Recognizing Animal Sentience?Chapter 7 Sentience and Rights; Chapter 8 Entitling Non-human Animals to Fundamental Legals Rights on the Basis of Practical Autonomy; Chapter 9 Animal Welfare Legislation in China; Chapter 10 The Evolving Animal Rights and Welfare Debate in China; Chapter 11 Islamic Philosophy on Animal Rights; Chapter 12 The Ethical Matrix as a Decision-making Tool, with Specific Reference to Animal Sentience; Part 3
Control code
ocm70273014
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423786450
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70273014

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