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The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series

Animal Suffering: Philosophy and Culture

Authors: Aaltola, E.

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Exploring how animal suffering is made meaningful within Western ramifications, the book investigates themes such as skepticism concerning non-human experience, cultural roots of compassion, and contemporary approaches to animal ethics. At its center is the pivotal question: What is the moral significance of animal suffering?

About the authors

ELISA AALTOLA is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Eastern Finland. She has been researching the theoretical ramifications behind, and practical implications of, the moral status of non-human animals for a number of years and has previously published two Finnish books on animal ethics.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Animal Suffering: Philosophy and Culture
Authors
Series Title
The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-27182-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137271822
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-28391-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-32912-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 247
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