Animal Rights and Welfare: A Documentary and Reference by Lawrence Baker

By Lawrence Baker

Through using fundamental resource records, readers can know about key critiques and laws within the very important box of animal rights and welfare—a present and hugely correct topic.

• presents broad insurance of a number of issues, starting from historical occasions and knowledge to the most recent advancements within the box of animal rights and welfare

• provides an neutral, balanced illustration of varied political/moral views at the matters in animals rights and welfare

• deals basic resource material—such because the Wild Horse Annie Act of 1959—that permits readers to check the precise textual content of significant legislation

• supplies readers the assets to attract their very own expert conclusions by means of delivering opposing views on often-polarizing animal rights and welfare matters, corresponding to the morality of utilizing animals for commercial and clinical learn, restoring wolves to former looking grounds, and protecting extremely smart dolphins and Orcas in captivity

• comprises supplemental fabric that gives extra context

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