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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, Wesley J. Smith

A rat is a pig is a dog is a boy : the human cost of the animal rights movement, Wesley J. Smith

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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
Statement of responsibility
Wesley J. Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For some activists, the animal rights ideology amounts to a quasi religion, one whose central doctrine declares a moral equivalence between the value of animal lives and the value of human lives. Smith believe that granting "rights" to animals would inevitably diminish human dignity
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354039
Cataloging source
DLC
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Smith, Wesley J
Dewey number
179/.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal rights
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animal welfare
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the human cost of the animal rights movement
Label
A rat is a pig is a dog is a boy : the human cost of the animal rights movement, Wesley J. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Dean Koontz -- Introduction -- Part I: "For the animals" -- Animal advocacy isn't what it used to be -- "All animals are equal" -- Animals are people too -- Let it begin with apes -- Here comes the judge -- The Silver Spring monkey case -- The death of a thousand cuts -- Proselytizing children -- Part II: By any means necessary -- Advocating terror -- Tertiary targeting -- Praising with faith condemnation -- Murder they wrote? -- Part III: For the people -- Animal rights vs. medical research -- Our system of animal research -- Ensuring the proper care of lab animals -- Meat is not murder -- Fur, hunting, and zoos -- The importance of being human
Control code
779910
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781594033469
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009018977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594033469
  • (OCoLC)349251086
Label
A rat is a pig is a dog is a boy : the human cost of the animal rights movement, Wesley J. Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Dean Koontz -- Introduction -- Part I: "For the animals" -- Animal advocacy isn't what it used to be -- "All animals are equal" -- Animals are people too -- Let it begin with apes -- Here comes the judge -- The Silver Spring monkey case -- The death of a thousand cuts -- Proselytizing children -- Part II: By any means necessary -- Advocating terror -- Tertiary targeting -- Praising with faith condemnation -- Murder they wrote? -- Part III: For the people -- Animal rights vs. medical research -- Our system of animal research -- Ensuring the proper care of lab animals -- Meat is not murder -- Fur, hunting, and zoos -- The importance of being human
Control code
779910
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781594033469
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009018977
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594033469
  • (OCoLC)349251086

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