Welcome to the Library Catalog of "Dunarea de Jos" University of Galati

Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Are we pushing animals to their biological limits? [online] : Welfare and ethical implications / editors Temple Grandin, Martin Whiting

Contributor(s): GRANDIN, Temple [ed.] | WHITING, Martin [ed.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wallingford : CABI, 2018Description: 1 resursă online (vii, 213).ISBN: 9781786390547 (print).Subject(s): | DE-Zootehnie | | creșterea și îngrijirea animalelor | cărți străine | cărți electroniceOnline resources: Acces la textul integral numai din Intranet sau contul de acces mobil
Contents:
Introduction: use new genetic technologies and animal breeding methods carefully to avoid problems Domestication to dolly and beyond: a brief history of animal modification Good for whom? Differences between human and animal enhancement Working equids: the welfare of those worked to their limit Genetics and other technologies for increasing the productivity of cattle, sheep and pigs: welfare implications Technologies for increasing the productivity of poultry: welfare implications Selective breeding, cloning and gene editing of dogs and cats for appearance and performance traits Methods to increase fish production: welfare and sustainability implications Welfare concerns in genetically modified laboratory mice and rats Cloning, editing and GMOs for animal enhancement From bionic cat to superdog: ethical challenges of advanced prosthetic technology in veterinary medicine Animal welfare and the brave new world of modifying animals A duty to the enhanced, not a duty to enhance: welfare responsibilities associated with domestication Pressing animals beyond their biological limits Concluding: pushing animals to their limits
List(s) this item appears in: Titluri cărți electronice achiziționate prin Anelis Plus (CABI)
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
No physical items for this record

Index

Include referințe bibliografice.

Introduction: use new genetic technologies and animal breeding methods carefully to avoid problems Domestication to dolly and beyond: a brief history of animal modification Good for whom? Differences between human and animal enhancement Working equids: the welfare of those worked to their limit Genetics and other technologies for increasing the productivity of cattle, sheep and pigs: welfare implications Technologies for increasing the productivity of poultry: welfare implications Selective breeding, cloning and gene editing of dogs and cats for appearance and performance traits Methods to increase fish production: welfare and sustainability implications Welfare concerns in genetically modified laboratory mice and rats Cloning, editing and GMOs for animal enhancement From bionic cat to superdog: ethical challenges of advanced prosthetic technology in veterinary medicine Animal welfare and the brave new world of modifying animals
A duty to the enhanced, not a duty to enhance: welfare responsibilities associated with domestication Pressing animals beyond their biological limits Concluding: pushing animals to their limits

Achiziție prin Proiectul Anelis Plus 2020.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Click on an image to view it in the image viewer

Biblioteca Universității "Dunărea de Jos" din Galați

Powered by Koha