The Costs and Benefits of Animal Experiments

  • Andrew¬†Knight

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Andrew Knight
      Pages 1-6
  3. Animal Costs

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Andrew Knight
      Pages 9-17
    3. Andrew Knight
      Pages 18-28
    4. Andrew Knight
      Pages 29-36
  4. Human Benefits

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Andrew Knight
      Pages 39-59
  5. Alternative Strategies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
  6. Educational Animal Use and Student Impacts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
    2. Andrew Knight
      Pages 139-166
    3. Andrew Knight
      Pages 167-175
  7. Conclusions and Policy Recommendations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 208-254

About this book


A comprehensive review of recent scientific evidence examining the contributions of animal experimentation to human healthcare. The book also explores toxicity prediction, animal use during life and health sciences education, impacts on student attitudes toward animals, and the extent to which animals suffer in laboratories.


animals education methodology policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Andrew¬†Knight
    • 1
  1. 1.Oxford Centre for Animal EthicsOxfordEngland

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