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Published: 21 May 2019

232 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190846039

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Can Animals Be Persons?

Mark Rowlands

  • Defends the controversial thesis that animals are persons.
  • Uses Lockian philosophy to argue that animals are capable of both causal and logical reasoning.
  • Interweaves the empirical study of animal minds with philosophy and its history.