Animal Experimentation

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Animal Experimentation o Loeb – 2 main points. A Animal experimentation provides great benefit for humans, and for animals for that matter. A Most of the cures we have for diseases we have found in dogs and cats is because we experimented on dogs and cats. A Another argument is his dominion argument. One justification is that God gave us dominion over animals. Another is from Descartes: animals are automatons, that cannot experience what we are doing. A Argument can be described in three ways: utilitarian (Siegmann would have described it as such: some suffering must occur for the happiness of human begins), Ayn Rand’s Rational Self-Interest, bottom-line teleological o Tibor Machan A Main argument: there are things in nature of differing degrees of value. Man is the highest in this order. A “Degrees of Value Found in Nature” Argument A The higher ordered things can make use of the lower-ordered things. A
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