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Animals matter : a biologist explains why we should treat animals with compassion and respect / Marc Bekoff ; foreword by Jane Goodall.

Bekoff, Marc. (Author).
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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 179.3 BEKOFF (Text) 33946001936728 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Monon Town and Township Public Library - Monon 179 BEK (Text) 36825000623767 Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 179.3 BEK (Text) 37323001705238 NONFIC Checked out 11/22/2016
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 179.3 Bekoff (Text) 31208910920992 non-fiction Available -
Schricker Main Library 179.3 BEK (Text) 30032010421003 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette 179.3 BEK (Text) 31951003206460 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590305225 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1590305221 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: xxi, 202 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: [New ed.]
  • Publisher: Boston : Shambhala ; 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note: Edition from preface.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-185) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / by Jane Goodall -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- The ABC's of animal well-being and protection -- Animals in a human world -- Making decisions about animal use : who should be spared and who should be sacrificed? -- Animal sentience : do animals experience pain, anxiety, and suffering? -- Animal rights and animal welfare -- Utilitarianism : trying to balance the costs and benefits of using animals -- Species, individuals, and the reintroduction of wolves : who counts? -- Zoos, wildlife theme parks, and aquariums : should humans hold other animals captive? -- Should humans interfere in the lives of animals? -- Alternatives to eating animals -- Poisons, eye shadow, and fur : using animals for product testing and clothing -- Dissection and vivisection : we don't need to cut animals to learn about life -- Where to go from here? : we are the key to the future -- Twelve millennial mantras / by Marc Bekoff and Jane Goodall.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 11/01/2007
LJ 10/01/2007
Subject: Animal welfare.
Animal welfare > Moral and ethical aspects.

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