Ethical Considerations of the Human–Animal-Relationship Under Conditions of Asymmetry and Ambivalence

@article{Schicktanz2006EthicalCO,
  title={Ethical Considerations of the Human–Animal-Relationship Under Conditions of Asymmetry and Ambivalence},
  author={Silke Schicktanz},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics},
  year={2006},
  volume={19},
  pages={7-16}
}
Ethical reflection deals not only with the moral standing and handling of animals, it should also include a critical analysis of the underlying relationship. Anthropological, psychological, and sociological aspects of the human–animal-relationship should be taken into account. Two conditions, asymmetry and ambivalence, are taken as the historical and empirical basis for reflections on the human–animal-relationship in late modern societies. These conditions explain the variety of moral practice… CONTINUE READING

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