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The Resource A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy : The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement, (electronic resource)

A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy : The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement, (electronic resource)

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A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy : The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement
Title
A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy
Title remainder
The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement
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Language
eng
Summary
Over the past thirty years, as Wesley J. Smith details in his latest book, the concept of animal rights has been seeping into the very bone marrow of Western culture. One reason for this development is that the term "animal rights" is so often used very loosely, to mean simply being nicer to animals. But although animal rights groups do sometimes focus their activism on promoting animal welfare, the larger movement they represent is actually advancing a radical belief system.For some activists, the animal rights ideology amounts to a quasi religion, one whose central doctrine declares a moral
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Smith, Wesley J
Dewey number
  • 179.3
  • 179/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4708 .S623 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Animal rights
  • Animal welfare
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Philosophy
  • Social Science
  • Animal rights
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animal welfare
Label
A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy : The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement, (electronic resource)
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Description based upon print version of record
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Foreword by Dean Koontz; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Introduction; PART ONE "For the Animals"; 1. Animal Advocacy Isn't What It Used to Be; 2. "All Animals Are Equal"; 3. Animals Are People Too; 4. Let It Begin with Apes; 5. Here Comes the Judge; 6. The Silver Spring Monkey Case; 7. The Death of a Thousand Cuts; 8. Proselytizing Children; PART TWO By Any Means Necessary; 9. Advocating Terror; 10. Tertiary Targeting; 11. Praising with Faint Condemnation; 12. Murder They Wrote?; PART THREE For the People; 13. Animal Rights vs. Medical Research; 14. Our System of Animal Research
  • 15. Ensuring the Proper Care of Lab Animals16. Meat Is Not Murder; 17. Fur, Hunting, and Zoos; 18. The Importance of Being Human; Supplement; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index;
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (335 p.)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781594036156
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(electronic bk.)
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C5FEEA72-09AD-488F-AAE5-AD8C2F1F0476
System control number
  • 696739
  • (OCoLC)798534255
  • (OCoLC)ocn798534255
  • (OCoLC)ocm798534255
  • 4569-84660
  • 696739
Label
A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy : The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Foreword by Dean Koontz; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Introduction; PART ONE "For the Animals"; 1. Animal Advocacy Isn't What It Used to Be; 2. "All Animals Are Equal"; 3. Animals Are People Too; 4. Let It Begin with Apes; 5. Here Comes the Judge; 6. The Silver Spring Monkey Case; 7. The Death of a Thousand Cuts; 8. Proselytizing Children; PART TWO By Any Means Necessary; 9. Advocating Terror; 10. Tertiary Targeting; 11. Praising with Faint Condemnation; 12. Murder They Wrote?; PART THREE For the People; 13. Animal Rights vs. Medical Research; 14. Our System of Animal Research
  • 15. Ensuring the Proper Care of Lab Animals16. Meat Is Not Murder; 17. Fur, Hunting, and Zoos; 18. The Importance of Being Human; Supplement; Acknowledgments; Notes; Index;
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (335 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781594036156
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C5FEEA72-09AD-488F-AAE5-AD8C2F1F0476
System control number
  • 696739
  • (OCoLC)798534255
  • (OCoLC)ocn798534255
  • (OCoLC)ocm798534255
  • 4569-84660
  • 696739

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