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Animal liberation.

Peter Singer

Animal liberation.

by Peter Singer

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Published by Avon in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL21333900M
ISBN 100380017822

Animal liberation. [Peter Singer] -- Argues that those who oppose human suffering must also oppose inflicting suffering on animals. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ;. Animal Liberation by Peter Singer. How should we treat non-human animals? In this immensely powerful and influential book (now with a new introduction by Sapiens author Yuval Noah Harari), the renowned moral philosopher Peter Singer addresses this simple question with trenchant, dispassionate reasoning.

“Animal Liberation is the most important book in the history of the animal protection movement.” —Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States “Forty years ago, Peter Singer sparked a revolution with his seminal publication, Animal Liberation. Nearly half a century later, the world’s eyes have been.   Book Review: Voices For Animal Liberation by Brittany Michelson Voices For Animal Liberation explores how personal trauma, depression, dysfunction, and addiction foster insight into the trauma of animals trapped in human systems of abuse.

  In Animal Liberation, author Peter Singer exposes the chilling realities of today's "factory farms" and product-testing procedures—destroying the spurious justifications behind them, and offering alternatives to what has become a profound environmental and social as well as moral issue. An important and persuasive appeal to conscience Brand: Open Road Media.   Animal Liberation, originally published in , is “the definitive classic of the animal movement” and a seminal work on animal rights. The book is the reason I went meat-free (on Thanksgiving Day 25 years ago) — however, that’s far from a unique experience. Singer makes a strong ethical argument throughout Animal Liberation that 1) it.


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Animal liberation by Peter Singer Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Animal Liberation, author Peter Singer exposes the chilling realities of today's "factory farms" and product-testing procedures—destroying the spurious justifications behind them, and offering alternatives to what has become a profound environmental and social as well as moral issue.

An important and persuasive appeal to conscience, fairness, decency, and justice, it is essential reading for the Cited by:   Peter Singer’s Animal Liberation is such an influential book and I can totally understand why that is. Published init brings up ideas that weren’t widely discussed yet – exposing the animal agriculture and the animal testing industries/5.

“Animal Liberation is the most important book in the history of the animal protection movement.” —Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States “Forty years ago, Peter Singer sparked a revolution with his seminal publication, Animal Liberation/5().

Joining their commitment to the rights of animals, he wrote Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals (), a persuasively reasoned, yet clearly understandable defense of the 4/5(9).

Immensely influential and powerful, Animal Liberation is also highly unusual. A comprehensive analysis of conditions in factory farms and animal laboratories, it compellingly argues that we should. In Animal Liberation, author Peter Singer exposes the chilling realities of today's "factory farms" and product-testing procedures—destroying the spurious justifications behind them, and offering alternatives to what has become a profound environmental and social as well as moral issue.

An important and persuasive appeal to conscience, fairness, decency, and justice, it is essential reading. Free download or read online Animal Liberation pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Peter Singer. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this philosophy, non fiction story are,/5. In Animal Liberation, author Peter Singer exposes the chilling realities of today's "factory farms" and product-testing procedures--destroying the spurious justifications behind them, and /5(K).

First published inAnimal Liberation was a philosophical bombshell. It forever changed the conversation about our treatment of animals.

It forever changed the conversation about our treatment of. Written by an Australian philosophy professor in the s, and revised in the early s, Animal Liberation is the founding book of the modern animal rights movement. As such, Animal Liberation be one of the most influential books of the 20th century.

When Singer's book first appeared, animal rights was on the fringe of the by: Animal Liberation by Peter Singer. Referred to as the animal rights bible, this book includes in-depth examinations of the use of animals for food and experiments and puts forward a revolutionary animal rights philosophy.

If you read only one animal rights book, it has to be this one. Animal Liberation, written by the moral philosopher Peter Singer of Princeton University, was first published inand it has been a classic of the animal rights field ever since. Although I primarily changed my dietary habits for environmental reasons, I wanted to read this book to understand the animal rights position on veganism.

Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals is a book by Australian philosopher Peter Singer. It is widely considered within the animal liberation movement to be the founding philosophical statement of its ideas. Singer himself rejected the use of the theoretical framework of r.

Animal Liberation. by Peter Singer. New York Review-Random House. $ This book begins with philosophy and ends with cookery. Peter Singer, a young, Oxford-educated professor of philosophy, attempts to convince his readers to abandon the eating of animals, and then obligingly provides them with an appendix of vegetarian recipes.

Animal (De)liberation: Should the Consumption of Animal Products Be Banned. is a book, written by Jan Deckers and published by Ubiquity book engages with the work of many scholars who have written on the subject, including Carol Adams, Alasdair Cochrane, Gary Francione, Melanie Joy, Martha Nussbaum, and Peter Singer, as well as with the views of non-specialists, Author: Jan Deckers.

Animal Liberation: The Definitive Classic of the Animal Movement Summary "Animal Liberation" by Peter Singer was first published in and this volume is the second update of the book, published in Singer has shed bright light on the abuse that animals endure at the hands of man.

He became well known internationally after the publication of Animal Liberation in and has been a leading thinker and campaigner in the field of animal rights ever since. Animal Liberation was included in TIME Magazine’s list of Best Nonfiction Books published since In Singer was made a Companion of the Order of Australia.

Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals is a book by renowned Australian philosopher Peter Singer. Published in and re-released most recently inwith an additional preface by the author, the book is widely recognized as a.

In 'Animal Liberation' Peter Singer makes a strong moral case against speciesism, "a prejudice or attitude of bias in favor of the interests of members of one's own species and against those of members of other species".

He draws a convincing analogy between the discrimination of non-human animals through speciesism, and the discrimination of /5(). “Animal Liberation” sounds more like a parody of liberation movements than a serious objective.

The reader may think: We support the claims of blacks andwomen for equality because blacks and women really are equal to whites and males-equal in intelligence and in abilities, capacity for leadership, rationality, and so Size: 81KB. Animals, Men and Morals is a manifesto for an Animal Liberation movement.

The contributors to the book may not all see the issue this way. They are a varied group. Philosophers, ranging from professors to graduate students, make up the largest contingent.Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for Our Treatment of Animals is a book by Australian philosopher Peter is widely considered within the animal liberation movement to be the founding philosophical statement of its ideas.

Singer himself rejected the use of the theoretical framework of rights when it comes to human and nonhuman animals. Following Jeremy Bentham, Singer argued that.The groundbreaking and “important” book about animal rights by the author of Ethics in the Real World—including a new preface (Chicago Tribune).

First published inAnimal Liberation created a sensation upon its release, shaking the world’s philosophical and animal-protection circles to theirforty years later, Peter Singer’s landmark work still looms large as a.