Rattling The Cage

Author: Steven Wise
Publisher: Hachette UK
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Rattling the Cage explains how the failure to recognize the basic legal rights of chimpanzees and bonobos in light of modern scientific findings creates a glaring contradiction in our law.

The Animal Ethics Reader

Author: Susan J. Armstrong
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317421965
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83 Book Review of Rattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals by Steven
M. Wise Richard A. Posner Richard Posner responds to Wise's arguments by
pointing out that Wise has not shown that having cognitive capacity is necessary
or sufficient for having legal rights. In Posner's view, Wise is not urging judges to
develop doctrines already implicit in legal tradition but rather to “set sail on an
uncharted sea without a compass.” Posner recommends instead that we build on
the ...

Animal Rights

Author: Cass R. Sunstein
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198034735
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We may overlook this simple point if, however much we love animals, we listen
too raptly to the siren song of animal rights, whether the singer is a practicing
lawyer-deontologist or a distinguished utilitarian philosopher. NOTES This
chapter is an amalgam with many changes of (1) Posner's book review of Steven
Wise's book Rattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals (2000) (“Animal
Rights,” IIo Yale Law Journal 527 [2Oool); (2) a talk he gave at Animal Rights: A
Symposium ...

Animal Rights Human Rights

Author: David Alan Nibert
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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Newell, "Animal Custody Disputes," 184. 121. Newell, "Animal Custody Disputes,
" 183. 122. 886 S. W. 2nd 368, 376-78 (Tex. App.), Andell, J., concurring. Cited in
Sonia S. Waisman and Barbara R. Newell, "Recovery of 'Non-Economic'
Damages for Wrongful Killing or Injury of Companion Animals: A Judicial and
Legislative Trend," Animal Law 7 (2001): 55. 123. David J. Wolfson, "Steven M.
Wise: Rattling the CageToward Legal Rights for Animals," Animal Law 6 (
2000): 264. 124.

Wrongful Convictions And The Dna Revolution

Author: Daniel S. Medwed
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107129966
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20, 2000, available at www.nytimes.com/books/00/02/20/reviews/000220.20
sunstet.html (arguing that Wise did not do enough to consider the need for a
limiting principle and asking, “Suppose we agree (as I think we should) that
nonhuman animals have legal rights; under what circumstances can the interests
of human beings, or other animals, override those rights?”); Richard A. Posner,
Animal Rights Rattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals, 110 Yale L. J.
527, 539 ...

Aba Journal

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Steven M. Wise Perseus Books 266 pages, $25 Reviewed by Lisa Stansky
Chimps are people, too. Make this phrase your man tra as you pore over Rattling
the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals. This is Steven M. Wise's provocative
and convoluted polemic for boosting the legal status of our primate kinsfolk.
Hailed in animal behaviorist Jane Good- all's introduction as "the animals' Magna
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The Ethics Of Animal Experimentation

Author: Donna Yarri
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198040156
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... see Michael Allen Fox, The Case for Animal Experimentation: An Evolutionary
and Ethical Perspective (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1986), 51. 11.
The discussion of the rights being given by God will be addressed more fully in
chapter 5. 12. These criteria will be discussed later. 13. Steven M. Wise, quoting
Wesley Hohfeld, a professor at Yale Law School during World War II; see Rattling
the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals (Cambridge, MA: Perseus Books,
2000), ...

Environmental And Natural Resources Law

Author: Eric Pearson
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 0327178345
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Given this approach, it is not surprising that Rightists strenuously object to animal
experimentation for the same reasons they would discourage a policy of human
experimentation. In the opinion of an adherent of this view, the law should be
modified in the short term to recognize highly cognitive animals, and, in the long
term, to include other animals. STEVEN M. WIsE, RATTLING THE CAGE:
TOwARD LEGAL RIGHTs POR ANIMALs, at xvi, 362 (2000). See also Robert
Verchick, ...

Animals Are The Issue

Author: Linda S Katz
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317951638
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Animal Law and Dog Behavior. Tucson, AZ: Lawyers and Judges Pttbl. Co., 1999
. 385 pp., (0913875325). Written by a law professor pioneer involved in animal
law for twenty-five years, this is a good survey of modern American animal law,
with a focus on the problems of dogs. Primarily for lawyers, but of ... Animals and
Their Legal Rights: A Survey of American Laws from 164] to 1978. 4th ed.
Washington, DC: ... Rattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals.
Cambridge, MA: ...