Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more

$75.00

Hardcover

Published: 28 March 2021

160 Pages | 5 line figures and 14 colour photographs

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198848981


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (06)

The Science of Animal Welfare

Understanding What Animals Want

Marian Stamp Dawkins

  • Provides an easily readable introduction to the science of animal welfare and its key ideas and concepts
  • Puts the animals' point of view at the heart of the assessment of their welfare
  • Discusses animal sentience and the difficulties of understanding what other species consciously feel
  • Emphasizes the economic, environmental, and societal benefits of animal welfare
  • Includes a wide range of examples drawn from farm, zoo, wild, laboratory, and companion animals

Also of Interest