Captive bears in human-animal welfare conflict: a case study of bile extraction on Asia's bear farms
Contributor(s):: Kikuchi, R.
Special issue: Food and the public's health. (Special issue: Food and the public's health)
Contributor(s):: Dawson, A.
The four papers in this issue are all concerned, in one way or another, with the relationship between food ethics and the health of the public. The papers cover: trust in relation to food issues; functional foods; the ethics of patenting GM crops; and the challenges facing regulators interested...
Food health policies and ethics: lay perspectives on functional foods. (Special issue: Ethics as a dimension of agrifood policy: selected papers from the 4th Congress of the European Society for Agricultural and Food Ethics)
Contributor(s):: Holm, L.
Functional foods are a challenge to food health policies, since they question central ideas in the way that food health policies have been developed over the last decades. Driven by market actors instead of public authorities and focusing on the role of single foods and single constituents in...
Public health, ethics, and functional foods. (Special issue: Food and the public's health)
Contributor(s):: Schroeder, D.
Functional foods aim to provide a positive impact on health and well-being beyond their nutritive content. As such, they are likely candidates to enhance the public health official's tool kit. Or are they? Although a very small number of functional foods (e.g., phytosterol-enriched margarine)...
An ethicist's commentary on how the veterinarian should deal with an injured, unowned dog
Contributor(s):: Rollin, B. E.
An ethicist's commentary on the case of the financially stressed client
An ethicist's commentary on veterinarians treating unowned animals and euthanizing unwanted animals
An ethicist's commentary on client financial status and treatment