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Can animal be persons?

Author: Mark Rowlands; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, © 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Can animals be persons? Scientific and philosophical consensus supplies a resounding, 'No!' In this book, Mark Rowlands disagrees. Not only can animals be persons, many of them probably are. A person  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Rowlands; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780190846039 0190846038
OCLC Number: 1142827339
Description: XI, [3], 213 stron ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface and AcknowledgementsChapter 1: Animals as Persons: The Very IdeaChapter 2: The Ghost of Clever HansChapter 3: Consciousness in AnimalsChapter 4: Tracking BeliefChapter 5: Rational AnimalsChapter 6: Beyond the Looking GlassChapter 7: Pre-Intentional Awareness of SelfChapter 8: In Different Times and PlacesChapter 9: Self-Awareness and PersonsChapter 10: Other Awareness: Mindreading and ShameChapter 11: Animals as Persons and Why It Matters
Responsibility: Mark Rowlands.


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Rowlands proposes a novel approach to a timely question about the nature of persons and the metaphysical status of nonhuman animals. For anyone interested in the current international legal debates Read more...

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