The Ethics of Captivity /

In the United States, roughly two million people are incarcerated. Billions of animals are held captive (and then killed) in the food industry every year. Hundreds of thousands of animals are kept in laboratories, thousands are in zoos and aquaria and millions of "pets" are captive in our...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Gruen, Lori (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Canis familiaris: Companion and Captive / Alexandra Horowitz
  • Cetacean Captivity / Lori Marino
  • Captive Elephants / Catherine Doyle
  • Captive Chimpanzees / Stephen R. Ross
  • Rabbits in Captivity / Margo DeMello
  • Captivity in the Context of Sanctuary for Formerly Farmed Animals / Miriam Jones
  • Life Behind Bars / John Bryant, James Davis, David Haywood, Clyde Meikle, and Andre Pierce
  • Political Captivity / Lauren Gazzola
  • For Their Own Good: Captive Cats and Routine Confinement / Clare Palmer and Peter Sand√łe
  • Born in Chains? The Ethics of Animal Domestication / Alasdair Cochrane
  • The Confinement of Animals Used in Laboratory Research: Conceptual and Ethical Issues / Robert Streiffer
  • Captive for Life: Conserving Extinct in the Wild Species through Ex Situ Breeding / Iris Braverman
  • Sanctuary, Not Remedy: The Problem of Captivity and Need for Moral Repair / Karen S. Emmerman
  • Dignity, Captivity, and an Ethics of Sight / Lori Gruen
  • Coercian and Captivity / Lisa Rivera.