An Introduction to Animals and the Law

  • Joan E. Schaffner

Part of the The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series book series (PMAES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Joan E. Schaffner
    Pages 1-21
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    Pages 71-117
  5. Joan E. Schaffner
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    Pages 152-170
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 193-252

About this book


This exploration of the newly emerging, diverse, and controversial area of animal lawpresents a basic survey of the laws designed to protect animals, analyzing and critiquing them, and proposing a future where the legal regime properly recognizes and protects the inherent worth of all animals.


animals constitution Design future knowledge management subject

Authors and affiliations

  • Joan E. Schaffner
    • 1
  1. 1.George Washington University Law SchoolUSA

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