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Standards for the academic veterinary medical library
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| Reports | Contributor(s): Sarah Anne Murphy, Martha A. Bedard, Jill Crawley-Low, Diane Fagen, Jean-Paul Jetté
The Standards Committee of the Veterinary Medical Libraries Section was appointed in May 2000 and charged to create standards for the ideal academic veterinary medical library, written from the...
Dierbare metgezellen : Domeinbeschrijving Dierenwelzijn
| Reports | Contributor(s): Irma Ennik, Lenny van Erp, Hans Hopster, Wim Meijberg, Marianne Poorthuis, Marko Ruis
Dierenwelzijn is een complex thema met wetenschappelijke, ethische en maatschappelijke invalshoeken. Om dit thema beter voor het onderwijs toegankelijk te maken hebben Stichting Veldwerk...
Human-Animal Studies: chov hospodářských zvířat - právní, ekonomické, ekologické a etické aspekty
| Theses | Contributor(s): Klára Podimáková
Práce se zabývá vztahem mezi lidskými aktéry a hospodářskými zvířaty v heterogenním kolektivu. Zjišťuje, jakým způsobem...
The Case For Consideration of Animal Rights and Ethics to Reform the Commercial Dog Breeding Industry
| Theses | Contributor(s): Nicholas Ian Waychoff
The College of Wooster
Zoo Animals, Livestock, and Pets, Oh MY! An Exploration of the Ethics of Captive Breeding
| Theses | Contributor(s): Colleen McArdle
What is captive breeding? Captive breeding is a mode of breeding in which humans decide which animals will be parents and arrange reproduction for purposes that we define. Zoos have used it as a...
Wildlife viewing and ecotourism : ethical, scientific, and value-based considerations
| Theses | Contributor(s): Anton D. Pitts
Management of wildlife viewing tourism, possibly as a legacy of management of hunting and trapping activities, tends to see its ultimate goal largely in terms of the sustainable human use of...
Post-communist canine: a feminist approach to women and dogs in canine performance sports in Poland
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wlodarczyk, J.
The article attempts to present the complexity of relationships between women, capitalism, democracy, and competitive dog training in post-communist Poland. The article documents the correlation...
Caregiver/orangutan relationships at Auckland Zoo: empathy, friendship, and ethics between species
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Palmer, A., Malone, N., Park, J.
Drawing on ethnographic, ethological, and historical data, we examined the relationships between orangutans and caregivers at Auckland Zoo. Caregivers displayed high levels of empathy and adjusted...
Animal ethics profiling of vegetarians, vegans and meat-eaters
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lund, T. B., McKeegan, D. E. F., Cribbin, C., Sandoe, P.
The aims of this study were to identify the animal ethical profile of vegetarians, vegans, and meat-eaters. Using questionnaire data collected in 2013 (n=356), we measured propensity to subscribe...
Living with the beast: wolves and humans through Portuguese literature
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lopes-Fernandes, M., Soares, F., Frazao-Moreira, A., Queiroz, A. I.
This paper explores representations of wolves in Portuguese literature using an anthropological framework to analyze perceptions, beliefs, knowledge, and practices. From a literary corpus...
Animal humanness, animal use, and intention to become ethical vegetarian or ethical vegan
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Diaz, E. M.
The present study used relational and predictive approaches to build on past literature examining humanlike animal attributes. From the relational approach, it examined how five humanlike...
Domestic Dogs ' (Canis lupus familiaris) Evaluation of Moral and Immoral Actors
| Theses | Contributor(s): Katherine E. Ford
A sense of morality, or values predisposing what is right (fair, just, kind) and what is wrong (unfair, cruel, dishonest), appears universally across all humankind. All major cultures share...
Oct 13 2017
25th Annual Animal Law Conference
Why, what and how to teach ethics to veterinary students in Europe
| Theses | Contributor(s): Manuel Duarte Pimentel Ferreira de Magalhães Sant’Ana
The teaching of ethics is now commonly included as part of undergraduate veterinary medical education in Europe. Despite the wide recognition that veterinary students need to acquire ethical...
Uncanny Animals: thinking otherwise about ethics and the human animal relationship.
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Rob Irvine, Chris Degeling, Ian Kerridge
Maintaining the attention to bodily difference human and animal ontology has long been constructed on rigid physical characterizations seemingly untouched by culture. In “Reframing the...
The Pedigree Dog Breeding Debate in Ethics and Practice : Beyond Welfare Arguments
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bernice Bovenkerk, Hanneke J Nijland
Pedigree dog breeding has been the subject of public debate due to health problems caused by breeding for extreme looks and the narrow genepool of many breeds. Our research aims to provide...
The media coverage of animal abuse in the digital versions of two media in Peru as well as the perceptions of activists and decision makers
| Theses | Contributor(s): Marita Calderon Torres
This research contributes to an ethical debate in Peru; One whose incipient condition is inversely proportional to its level of urgency. If respect for the different forms of life that coexist...
This is God's Cat: On Ethics of Companion Species in Life of Pi
| Theses | Contributor(s): Tzu Yi Chien
The thesis aims to rethink an ethical relationship between humans and animals that is separated from the anthropocentric stance in the Western philosophical traditions. Reading Yann Martel’s...
Moving beyond the "Five Freedoms" by Updating the "Five Provisions" and Introducing Aligned "Animal Welfare Aims"
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): David J. Mellor
Although the Five Freedoms paradigm has been very influential in shaping animal welfare thinking for the last two decades, it has two key disadvantages. First, the focus on “freedom”...
Humans, Horses, and Hybrids : On Rights, Welfare, and Masculinity in Equestrian Sports
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kutte Jonsson
The fact that horses play an essential role for equestrian sports raises rather specific ethical concerns. Questions like what should be morally permissible to do to (non-consenting) nonhumans for...