Comment on Donovan's "Animal Rights and Feminist Theory"

@article{Noddings1991CommentOD,
  title={Comment on Donovan's "Animal Rights and Feminist Theory"},
  author={Nel Noddings},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  year={1991},
  volume={16},
  pages={418 - 422}
}
  • N. Noddings
  • Published 1 January 1991
  • Sociology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
I was dismayed to read in Josephine Donovan's article (Signs 15, no. 2 [Winter 1990]: 350-75) that my ethical position is marred by "unexamined speciesism" (374, n. 86). Donovan and I surely differ on a major issue-whether or not it is unethical to eat meat-but I hope to convince her in this brief comment that my position is not "unexamined," nor is it "speciesism." What is speciesism? Peter Singer, on whom Donovan relies, gives too simplistic a definition.' He says that racism, sexism, or… 
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