Animal Experimentation: A Guide to the Issues
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BeschreibungBalanced, jargon-free text for all those involved in the conduct, teaching, learning, regulation, support or critique of animal-based research.
Inhaltsverzeichnis1. Issues in animal experimentation; 2. A history of animal experimentation; 3. Opposition to animal experimentation; 4. The moral status of animals; 5. Animal use; 6. The regulation of experiments; 7. Seeking alternatives; 8. Conclusions.
PortraitDr Vaughan Monamy is a senior lecturer in environmental science and environmental ethics at the Australian Catholic University in Sydney. In 2007 he was awarded an Australian Government Carrick Institute Citation for outstanding contributions to student learning, as well as his university's annual Excellence in Teaching award.
Pressestimmen'... a 'must-read' for any student or scientist involved in animal experimentation at any level.' Michael Brands, University of Mississippi Medical Center '... a clear, concise introduction to the major elements of the debate surrounding animal experimentation ... Monamy's comprehensible text will appeal to the lay person, student and scientist alike.' Tessa Smith, Biologist '... a thoughtful consideration of both the pros and cons of animal research ... an excellent guide to the issues that face current teachers of biology and biomedical science.' Asif A. Ghazanfar, Animal Behaviour
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2009
Seitenanzahl: 116 Seiten