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Without Offending HumansA Critique of Animal Rights$
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Élisabeth de Fontenay

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780816676040

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816676040.001.0001

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The Ordinariness of Barbarity

The Ordinariness of Barbarity

Chapter:
(p.126) 7 The Ordinariness of Barbarity
Source:
Without Offending Humans
Author(s):

Élisabeth de Fontenay

Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816676040.003.0007

Chapter 7 (The Ordinariness of Barbarity) portrays the vast extent of cruelty towards animals, from the slaughter of cows under the threat of mad cow disease to industrial methods of animal breeding and slaughter. It provides a coda to the book by reframing the need for rights to be attributed to animals.

Keywords:   Jacques Derrida, Animal Rights, Peter Singer, BioArt, Mad Cow Disease, Media, Frankfurt School, Animal, Steven Jay Gould

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