The Journal of Applied Animal Ethics Research is an international and interdisciplinary scientific publication. It publishes the results of original peer-reviewed research, technical studies, and reviews that bring to the light the ethical issues involved in all dimensions of animal welfare, ranging from theoretical to applied contributions. Emphasis is placed on research that explores practical ethical issues related to animal care and management in veterinary medicine, conservation, companion and laboratory animals, animals involved in agriculture, sport, applied ethology and welfare science. The journal also publishes papers that examine and discuss ethical frames, tools and methodologies applied to moral issues in the human/animal relationship.
Ethics for Animal Welfare, Veterinary Medicine, and Conservation
Edited by Bernard Rollin and Barbara de Mori
Denise Remy and R. ter Meulen
methodological rigour and to improve the preliminary coding grid, a subsequent group of four of the former professionals (two veterinarians, the pharmacist, and the philosopher) further independently coded 20 other papers and met. The subsequent sample of 20 articles was constituted by one randomly chosen paper
G.E. Seidel Jr.
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