Reflective Journal Template – Topic ReflectionTopic- Animal Research Week 4 template – rule utilitarianism; CONWhat were the key points of contention on this topic?Rule utilitarianism is an action that is right as it conforms to a rule that leads to the greatest good or that the rightness or wrongness of particular action is a function of the correctness of the rule. The key point on this topic was whether if animal research is ethical or not.What side of the argument (stance) do you take on this topic?The stance I take on this topic is rule utilitarianism – con. The use of animals for scientific research has been an ethical dilemma for some time now. What strong points does the other side of this topic have?Coronary artery disease is the world deadliest illness. It kills 7.4 million people annually and accounts for 15 % of all human deaths (Animal Research Continues to Save Lives, n.d.). Dogs were used to development of coronary artery bypass surgery and they were also used to for
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