Ethical Theory Research Paper

Ethical Theory Research Paper

… INTRODUCTION
The purpose of this paper is to introduce, discuss, and analyze the topic of laboratory experiments on animals. Specifically, it will discuss and argue why experiments on lab animals should be stopped. The use of animals for lab experiments has been going on for thousands of years, and has given humanity the cures for many devastating illnesses. However, today we have much more advanced testing technologies, …

… Many extremely visible animals rights groups, such as People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), have sprung up over the years that decry the use of animals for testing under any circumstances. While lab experiments have created life-saving vaccines in the past, (such as scientist Louis Pasteurs rabies vaccine, and his “germ theory of disease by inoculating sheep against anthrax” and Dr. Michael DeBakey …

… laboratory today, from synthetic compounds to computer models. The use of animals is antiquated, and we have learned enough from them already, it is time to stop.

Bibliography
Editors. “Quick Facts About Animal Research.” Foundation for Biomedical Research. 2003. 28 April 2003.
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Guither, Harold D. Animal Rights: History and Scope of a Radical Social Movement. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1998.

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