Animals, welfare and the law : fundamental principles for critical assessment / Ian A. Robertson.

Author
Robertson, Ian A. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London ; New York : Routledge, 2015.
Description
xi, 287 pages ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Animal welfareLaw and legislation [Browse]
Notes
"Earthscan from Routledge".
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
29 fundamental principles of animal welfare law -- Introduction -- What's so important about animal welfare? -- The need for critical assessment rather than emotional reaction -- Religion and reaction : the foundation of animal welfare law -- National law : the public's voice of what is acceptable -- International law is international "persuasion" -- Critically assessing the use of animals in research -- Critically assessing the use of animals in agriculture -- The continuing journey of animal welfare and law.
ISBN
  • 9780415535625 (hbk)
  • 041553562X (hbk)
  • 9780415535632 (pbk)
  • 0415535638 (pbk)
LCCN
2015004469
OCLC
902854261
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