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Unformatted text preview: 5. Puppiness (mentions puppy status, Korea, loyalty) The Texan’s Challenge Texan’s think not supporting farming industry is immoral and maintain that a difference exists between animals and humans Humans vs. Animals- Ethical Status The Rationality Gambit Many think humans have moral status bc we think and are rational. The Challenge of Marginal Cases Marginal Cases- Humans lacking normal capacities (infants and disabled) Treatment of marginal cases, by opposing theorists, should be equal to treatment of animals Uses case of eternal judgment 5 vs. 5 The only question is if one can suffer Agent and Patient- The Speciesist’s Central Confusion Moral Agents vs. Moral Patients...
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course PHIL 1010 taught by Professor Hyde,jason during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.
- Fall '07