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Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare by Marc Bekoff

By Marc Bekoff

A landmark publishing success at the topic, the hot variation of this acclaimed encyclopedia is improved to 2 volumes, overlaying the whole diversity of matters concerning animal protection.

• comprises thousands of alphabetically geared up entries overlaying the complete variety of themes on the topic of animal rights and welfare, together with puppy battling, endangered species in zoos, animals as affliction providers, manufacturing facility farming, veganism, and more

• Encompasses the paintings of a hundred and fifty contributors―experts from all over the world that make up a digital "who's who" within the huge parts of animal protection

• Outlines a chronology of laws and different very important occasions that experience had an important effect on animal rights issues

• Lists references for every access, plus a accomplished bibliography on the finish of the encyclopedia

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