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Against Liberation: Putting Animals in Perspective

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By: MPT Leahy

Routledge

Hardback | Dec 1991 | #23771 | ISBN: 0415035848
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About this book

A survey of the literature on relations between human and animal.


Contents

Introduction 1.The Utilitarian Beginnings 2.R G Frey: The Case Against Animals 3.Three Contributions From Tom Regan 4.The Historical Perspective: Aristotle to Darwin 5.Ludwig Wittgenstein: Language-Games and Primitive Beings 5.What Animals Are: Consciousness, Perception, Autonomy, Language 6.Against Liberation: The Ethical Dimension 7.Chapters of Discontent: Eating, Experimenting, Zoos, Bloodsports Notes Bibliography Index

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