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The Resource A plea for the animals : the moral, philosophical, and evolutionary imperative to treat all beings with compassion, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Sherab Chodzin Kohn

A plea for the animals : the moral, philosophical, and evolutionary imperative to treat all beings with compassion, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Sherab Chodzin Kohn

Label
A plea for the animals : the moral, philosophical, and evolutionary imperative to treat all beings with compassion
Title
A plea for the animals
Title remainder
the moral, philosophical, and evolutionary imperative to treat all beings with compassion
Statement of responsibility
Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Sherab Chodzin Kohn
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ricard, Matthieu
Dewey number
179/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4708
LC item number
.R5313 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal rights
  • Compassion
Label
A plea for the animals : the moral, philosophical, and evolutionary imperative to treat all beings with compassion, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Sherab Chodzin Kohn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Previously published in French [in 2014] as Plaidoyer pour les animaux: Vers un bienveillance pour tous."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history of the relations between humans and animals -- Out of sight, out of mind -- Everybody loses: the effects of industrial breeding and meat eating on poverty, the environment and health -- The real face of industrial animal breeding -- Sorry excuses -- The continuum of life -- The mass killing of animals -- genocide versus zoocide -- A little side trip into the realm of moral judgment -- The dilemma of animal experimentation -- Illegal trade in wildlife -- Animals as objects of entertainment -- Animal rights, human obligations -- An appeal to reason and to human kindness
Control code
1686265
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First English edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781611803051
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016003252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1686265
  • (Sirsi) 1686265
  • (OCoLC)935983685
Label
A plea for the animals : the moral, philosophical, and evolutionary imperative to treat all beings with compassion, Matthieu Ricard ; translated by Sherab Chodzin Kohn
Publication
Note
"Previously published in French [in 2014] as Plaidoyer pour les animaux: Vers un bienveillance pour tous."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief history of the relations between humans and animals -- Out of sight, out of mind -- Everybody loses: the effects of industrial breeding and meat eating on poverty, the environment and health -- The real face of industrial animal breeding -- Sorry excuses -- The continuum of life -- The mass killing of animals -- genocide versus zoocide -- A little side trip into the realm of moral judgment -- The dilemma of animal experimentation -- Illegal trade in wildlife -- Animals as objects of entertainment -- Animal rights, human obligations -- An appeal to reason and to human kindness
Control code
1686265
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First English edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781611803051
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016003252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1686265
  • (Sirsi) 1686265
  • (OCoLC)935983685

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