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Author Andrews, Kristin, 1971- author.

Title Chimpanzee rights : the philosophers' brief / Kristin Andrews, Gary Comstock, G.K.D. Crozier, Sue Donaldson, Andrew Fenton, Tyler M. John, L. Syd M Johnson, Robert C. Jones, Will Kymlicka, Letitia Meynell, Nathan Nobis, David M. Peña-Guzmán and Jeff Sebo.

Published London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM BioMed  346.747046954 ANDR    AVAILABLE
Physical description xix, 121 pages ; 20 cm
Notes Expanded version of amici curiae brief submitted to the New York Court of Appeals in "Nonhuman Rights Project, Inc., on behalf of Tommy v. Patrick C. Lavery, Individually and as an Officer of Circle L Trailer Sales," Case no. 2018-268, Decided May 08, 2018.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction : chimpanzees, rights, and conceptions of personhood -- The species membership conception -- The social contract conception -- The community membership conception -- The capacities conception.
Subject Kiko (Chimpanzee)
Tommy (Chimpanzee)
Lavery, Patrick C. -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Nonhuman Rights Project -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Chimpanzees -- Law and legislation -- New York (State)
Habeas corpus -- New York (State)
Chimpanzees -- Law and legislation -- Philosphy.
Animal rights -- Philosophy.
ISBN 9781138618664 (paperback ; alkaline paper)
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