The Human Use of Animals

The Human Use of Animals : Case Studies in Ethical Choice

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  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 160 x 236.2 x 30.5mm | 635.04g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 019511907X
  • 9780195119077

Table of contents

I. Introduction; 1. Moral Issues About Animals; II. Biomedical Research; 2. Baboon-Human Liver Transplants: The Pittsburgh Case; 3. Head Injury Experiments on Primates at the University of Pennsylvania; 4. Patenting Animals: The Harvard "Oncomouse"; 5. What Does the Public Have a Right to Know?; III. Cosmetic Safety Testing; 6. Beauty Without the Beast; IV. Behavioral Research; 7. Apes and Language: Washoe and Her Successors; 8. Can Animal Aggression be Studied in an Ethical Manner?; 9. Monkeys Without Mothers; V. Wildlife Research; 10. The Death of a Vagrant Bird; VI. Educational Teaching; 11. Dissection of Frogs: The Jennifer Graham Case; VII. Food and Farming; 12. Force-Feeding of Geese; 13. Veal Crates and Human Palates; 14. Fowl Deeds; VIII. Companion Animals; 15. Should the Tail Wag the Dog?; 16. From Where Should Research Scientists Get their Dogs?; IX. Religious Rites; 17. Animal Sacrifice as Religious Ritual: The Santeria Case
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