Rethinking the Morality of Animal Research

Jerrold Tannenbaum, Andrew N. Rowan

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The debate on animal research has entered a new phase, involving a reevaluation of the moral status of animals, a detailed examination of the biological and philosophical meaning of animal pain and suffering, and a closer examination of the benefits of different types of knowledge. We need a clearer understanding of the ethical issues in animal research to provide the groundwork for public policy. 1985 The Hastings Center

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)32-43
Number of pages12
JournalHastings Center Report
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Philosophy
  • Health Policy
  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Health(social science)
  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Nursing(all)
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)


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