Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rightsby Tom Regan, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
In this companion volume to Animal Rights, Human Wrongs: An Introduction to Moral Philosophy, Regan (emeritus, philosophy, North Carolina State U. in Raleigh) turns to more concrete matters in his ongoing project to advance animal rights. He describes and denounces the violence against animals involved in turning them into food, clothes, performers, competitors (such as in hunting and rodeo), and tools. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Tom Regan is emeritus professor of philosophy at North Carolina State University in Raleigh. The author of more than twenty books, he is universally recognized as the intellectual leader of the animal rights movement. Among his most well-known works on animal rights are The Case for Animal Rights (1983), The Struggle for Animal Rights (1987), Defending Animal Rights (2001), and, with Carl Cohen, The Animal Rights Debate (2001).
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