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Animal rights : a philosophical defence

Author: Mark Rowlands
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work defends the position that a contractarian moral theory can be used to justify the claim that animals possess a substantial and wide-ranging set of moral rights. The author shows how a form  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Rowlands
ISBN: 031221720X 9780312217204 0333711319 9780333711316
OCLC Number: 39013835
Description: vii, 192 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Animal rights: a contractarian defence --
Arguing for one's species --
Liberalism and the expanding circle --
Utilitarianism and animals: Peter Singer's case for animal liberation --
Tom Regan: animal rights as natural rights --
Contractarianism and animal rights --
Animal minds.
Responsibility: Mark Rowlands ; consultant editor, J Campling.
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'...Animal Rights is a humorous, extremely well written and organised text, useful both in undergraduate and graduate courses and as reference material for non-philosophers.' - Marcel Wissenburg, Read more...

 
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