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Introduction: What animals want

Larry Carbone

in What Animals Want

Published in print June 2004 | ISBN: 9780195161960
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199790067 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195161960.003.0001
 Introduction: What animals want

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This introductory chapter begins with a description of the goal of the book, which is to understand efforts over the past few decades to establish and maintain standards of animal welfare for animals, in pursuit of improved lives for future animals. Social theory and animal welfare science, and current trends in laboratory animal welfare policy are discussed.

Keywords: animal welfare science; laboratory research; animal welfare policy; animal rights

Chapter.  10290 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences

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