Animal Sentience 2016.X: Commentary on Key on Fish Pain Fish lack the brains and the psychology for pain Commentary on Key on Fish Pain

Abstract

Debate about the possibility of fish pain focuses largely on the fish’s lack of the cortex considered necessary for generating pain. That view is appealing because it avoids relatively abstract debate about the nature of pain experience and subjectivity. Unfortunately, however, that debate cannot be entirely avoided. Subcortical circuits in the fish might… (More)

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@inproceedings{Derbyshire2015AnimalS2, title={Animal Sentience 2016.X: Commentary on Key on Fish Pain Fish lack the brains and the psychology for pain Commentary on Key on Fish Pain}, author={Stuart W. G. Derbyshire}, year={2015} }