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By E. Aaltola

ISBN-10: 0230283918

ISBN-13: 9780230283916

ISBN-10: 1349329126

ISBN-13: 9781349329120

Exploring how animal discomfort is made significant inside of Western ramifications, the booklet investigates subject matters similar to skepticism referring to non-human adventure, cultural roots of compassion, and modern ways to animal ethics. At its heart is the pivotal query: what's the ethical value of animal suffering?

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