An Ethics Toolkit to Support Animal-Centered Research and Design
| Contributor(s):: Ruge, L., Mancini, C.
Designers and researchers who work with animals need to employ an array of ethical competencies to guarantee the welfare of animals taking part in animal-centered research. The emerging field of Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI), which deals with the design of animal-centered interactive...
Caring and Killing: Care Labor and Feminist Ethics in the Animal Research Laboratory
| Contributor(s):: Warren, Caroline
Rogue elephants in the news: A cultural-discursive study
| Contributor(s):: Granden, Michelle
The Road to Hell Is Paved with Good Intentions: Why Harm–Benefit Analysis and Its Emphasis on Practical Benefit Jeopardizes the Credibility of Research
| Contributor(s):: Herwig Grimm, Matthias Eggel, Anna Deplazes-Zemp, Nikola Biller-Andorno
It is our concern that European Union Directive 2010/63/EU with its current project evaluation of animal research in the form of a harm–benefit analysis may lead to an erosion of the credibility of research. The HBA assesses whether the inflicted harm on animals is outweighed by potential...
Jun 12 2017
54th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society
The Animal Behavior Society was founded in 1964 to promote the study of animal behavior in the broadest sense, including studies using descriptive and experimental methods under natural and...
May 21 2017
9th International Conference on Canine and Feline Genetics and Genomics
The 9th International Conference on Canine and Feline Genetics and Genomics will be of interest to veterinarians and researchers who work in genetics/genomics for canines and felines, and related...
Integrative commentary III: A primer in three areas key to future research
| Contributor(s):: McCardle, Peggy, Freund, Lisa S., McCune, Sandra, Esposito, Layla, Gee, Nancy R.
Utilitarianism and Buddist ethics: a comparative approach to the ethics of animal research
| Contributor(s):: Sandra Watt
This thesis explores the comparison utilitarianism and Buddhist ethics as they can be applied to animal research. It begins by examining some of the general discussions surrounding the use of animals in research. The historical views on the moral status of animals, the debate...
The Ethics of Painism: The Argument Against Painful Experiments
| Contributor(s):: Ryder, R.D.
Animal Images in College Psychology Textbooks
| Contributor(s):: Field, Peter B.
c 22 Animals for Research Act
The Psychological Effects of Medical Research on Animal Subjects and the Ramifications for the Applicability of the Research Results
| Contributor(s):: Morgan A. Damm
Historically, animals have been used in medical research to bring about many of the medical breakthroughs and advances seen today. The successful studies are accompanied by numerous, often concealed, failed studies that are inapplicable to human medicine due to stress and distress changing the...
Oct 05 2015
Facility Strategies for Animal Research and Biocontainment Conference
Tradeline’s Facility Strategies for Animal Research and Biocontainment conference in Boston focuses on the top priority planning and action items for animal research and biocontainment facilities...
Sep 28 2015
2015 Animal Ethics Seminar
A seminar for members of Animal Ethics Committees and their Executive Officers, and animal researchers, is to be held at the Australian Catholic University, North Sydney, on 29 September 2015. The...
Concerning Therapeutic (For Humans) Research with Animals: A Response to Nelson's "Xenograft and Partical Affections"
| Contributor(s):: Steve F. Sapontzis
As Jim Nelson correctly and poignantly indicates, even those who are deeply concerned about the moral respect due animals and who are actively trying to eradicate the human abuse of animals can feel that they are confronting a moral dilemna when confronting uses of animals which seem obviously...
Analysis of Animal Research Ethics Committee Membership at American Institutions
| Contributor(s):: Lawrence A. Hansen, Justin R. Goodman, Alka Chandna
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees (IACUCs) were created to review, approve and oversee animal experiments and to balance the interests of researchers, animals, institutions and the general public. This study analyzed the overall membership of IACUCs at leading U.S. research...
The Moral Status of Invasive Animal Research. (Series: Animal Research Ethics: Evolving Views and Practices (S. Gilbert, G. E. Kaebnick, T. Murray, eds.))
| Contributor(s):: Rollin, Bernard E.
The Improved Standards for Laboratory Animals Act and the Proposed Regulations: A Glimmer of Home In the Battle Against Abusive Animal Research
| Contributor(s):: Robert J. Masonis
Influence of pet ownership on opinions towards the use of animals in biomedical research
| Contributor(s):: Hagelin, J., Johansson, B., Hau, J., Carlsson, H. E.
The present study investigated the relationship between pet ownership and opinions on the use of animals in medical research. A questionnaire was answered by 484 schoolteacher students and 156 preschool teacher students from Uppsala University, Sweden [date not given]. Animal use was found to be...
From Wild Lives to Wildlife and Back
| Contributor(s):: Benson, Etienne