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. Columbia University Press, 2008, p. 1.
"'Personhood' Redefined: Animal Rights
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For the description of the basic idea, see Wise,
2007, accessed May 17, 2010.
For members of the moral community, see Taylor,
Animals and Ethics
. Broadview Press,
2003, p. 15ff, and in particular p. 17: "Animal-
liberationists, we may say, are all those who
consider many non-animals to be members of
For a general description, see
Redefined: Animal Rights Strategy Gets at the
Essence of Being Human"
, Association of
American Medical Colleges, retrieved May 17,
For the two sides of the movement, see
Francione, Gary L. and Garner, Robert.
Rights Debate: Abolition or Regulation?