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Philosophy

Between the Species

2003

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Robbing Peta To Spay Paul: Do Animal Rights Include Reproductive Rights?, David Boonin Aug 2003

Robbing Peta To Spay Paul: Do Animal Rights Include Reproductive Rights?, David Boonin

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The Ethic Of Care And The Problem Of Wild Animals, Grace Clement Aug 2003

The Ethic Of Care And The Problem Of Wild Animals, Grace Clement

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Pluhar's Perfectionism: A Critique Of Her (Un)Egalitarian Ethic, Chris Crittenden Aug 2003

Pluhar's Perfectionism: A Critique Of Her (Un)Egalitarian Ethic, Chris Crittenden

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I intend to criticize Evelyn Pluhar’s allegedly egalitarian ethic, presented in her recent work Beyond Prejudice, partly by way of contrasting it with what she calls “perfectionism” and partly by demonstrating that, in fact, her ethic schizophrenically embraces a defective form of perfectionism. My analysis suggests that knotty animal-rights dilemmas are best approached not from a stance of viewing animals and humans as morally equal but rather from a framework more flexible and adaptive to the complexity of real-life scenarios. Such adaptability in a theory need not condone cruelty, and it avoids the unintuitive and absurdly demanding features of ...


Killing With Kindness: An Inquiry Into The Routinized Destruction Of Companion Animals, Lee Anne Fennell Aug 2003

Killing With Kindness: An Inquiry Into The Routinized Destruction Of Companion Animals, Lee Anne Fennell

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Animal Rights Theory And Utilitarianism: Relative Normative Guidance, Gary L. Francione Aug 2003

Animal Rights Theory And Utilitarianism: Relative Normative Guidance, Gary L. Francione

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World Day For Laboratory Animals, Marti Kheel Aug 2003

World Day For Laboratory Animals, Marti Kheel

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Humans And Animals At The Divide: The Case Of Feral Children, H. Peter Steeves Aug 2003

Humans And Animals At The Divide: The Case Of Feral Children, H. Peter Steeves

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