Food for Thought [Audiobook] download free by Steve F. Sapontzis

Food for Thought Audiobook download free by Steve F. Sapontzis
  • Listen audiobook: Food for Thought
  • Author: Steve F. Sapontzis
  • Release date: 2004/2/17
  • Publisher: PROMETHEUS BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9781591021186
  • Rating: 8.52 of 10
  • Votes: 749
  • Review by: Kailyn Kimball
  • Review rating: 8.02 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/11
  • Duration: 4H55M39S in 256 kbps (77.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-06
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, OGG, WMA, MPEG4, WavPack, WAV, MP3 (compression RAR, ZIP, AZW, TBZ2, TAR.LZO)
  • Total pages original book: 386
  • Includes a PDF summary of 40 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 29M36S (8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: For anyone who has ever wondered about the ethics of killing animals for food, this is the definitive collection of essays on the ethical debate. Written by internationally recognized scholars on both sides of the debate, the provocative articles here compiled will give vegetarians and meat-eaters a thorough grounding in all aspects of this controversial issue.After an introduction to the nature of the debate by editor Steve F. Sapontzis, Daniel Dombrowski reviews the history of vegetarianism. There follows a discussion of health issues and what anthropology has to tell us about human diet. Also included are the classic cases for vegetarianism from philosophers Peter Singer and Tom Regan, and new essays rebutting those classic positions from humanists Roger Scruton and Carl Cohen, among others. Various scholars then examine religious teachings about eating animals, which are drawn from Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, as well as Native American and Eastern traditions. Finally, Carol J. Adams, Deanne Curtin, and Val Plumwood, among other outstanding advocates, debate the ethics of eating meat in connection with feminism, environmentalism, and multiculturalism.Containing virtually a 'Who's Who' of philosophers, social critics, environmentalists, feminists, and religious scholars who have participated in the vegetarianism debate over the past quarter century, this outstanding anthology of expert articles, most of them new, provides the latest thinking on a subject of increasing public interest.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Ethical Issues & Debates, Dietetics & Nutrition, Politics & Government, Animals & Society, Wildlife: General Interest, Ethics & Moral Philosophy
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 28.01 USD
  • Dimensions: 139x209x20mm
  • Weight: 424g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Amherst, United States

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