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Introduction: What animals want

Larry Carbone

in What Animals Want: Expertise and Advocacy in Laboratory Animal Welfare Policy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195161960
eISBN:
9780199790067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195161960.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

This introductory chapter begins with a description of the goal of the book, which is to understand efforts over the past few decades to establish and maintain standards of animal welfare for ... More


Avoid Being Abstract When Making Policies on the Welfare of Animals

Temple Grandin

in Species Matters: Humane Advocacy and Cultural Theory

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231152839
eISBN:
9780231526838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231152839.003.0010
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines how animal advocacy can take different forms in diverse academic disciplines, in this case animal science. The chapter discusses the importance of staying in touch with what is ... More


The Animal Welfare Ethic

Robert Garner

in A Theory of Justice for Animals: Animal Rights in a Nonideal World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199936311
eISBN:
9780199345816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936311.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Animal welfare as an ethic is defined principally by reference to what it is not. In particular, the animal welfare ethic is distinguished from animal welfare science and from the utilitarianism of ... More


Compassionate Conservation: A Paradigm Shift for Wildlife Management in Australasia

Daniel Ramp, Dror Ben-Ami, Keely Boom, and David B. Croft

in Ignoring Nature No More: The Case for Compassionate Conservation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226925332
eISBN:
9780226925363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226925363.003.0021
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter presents case studies of wildlife management in Australasia to explore the goals of animal welfare science and animal conservation science with respect to wild and free-living animals. ... More


Afterword: Bovine Nostalgia

Erica Fudge

in Quick Cattle and Dying Wishes: People and Their Animals in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501715075
eISBN:
9781501715105
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501715075.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This afterword turns from the early modern material to think about the role of nostalgia in discussions of agricultural animal welfare that are taking place today. It explores how animals are ... More


Boundary Conditions: Identification and Transformation across Species Lines

David Herman

in Narratology beyond the Human: Storytelling and Animal Life

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190850401
eISBN:
9780190850432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190850401.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Chapter 2 extends the ideas presented in the previous chapter by situating a whole range of self-narratives on a spectrum involving more or less fully imagined forms of relationality between humans ... More


Simulation with Societies of Behaviors

Norman I. Badler, Cary B. Phillips, and Bonnie Lynn Webber

in Simulating Humans: Computer Graphics, Animation, and Control

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195073591
eISBN:
9780197560273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195073591.003.0005
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

Recent research in autonomous robot construction and in computer graphics animation has found that a control architecture with networks of functional behaviors is far more successful for ... More


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