Rights, solidarity and the animal welfare state

Publikation: Forskning - peer reviewTidsskriftartikel

Abstrakt

This article argues that aspects of the animal rights view can be constructively
modulated through a communitarian approach and come to promote animal welfare through the social contexts of expanded caring communities. The Nordic welfare state is presented as a conceivable caring community within which animals could be viewed and treated appropriately as co-citizens with solidarity based rights and duties.
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Detaljer

This article argues that aspects of the animal rights view can be constructively
modulated through a communitarian approach and come to promote animal welfare through the social contexts of expanded caring communities. The Nordic welfare state is presented as a conceivable caring community within which animals could be viewed and treated appropriately as co-citizens with solidarity based rights and duties.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftBetween the Species (Online)
Vol/bind19
Tidsskriftsnummer1
Sider (fra-til)146-171
ISSN1945-8487
StatusUdgivet - 2016
PublikationsartForskning
Peer reviewJa
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