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Cover for Ethical hunting.

This chapter reflects on the ethics of hunting, taking into account the motivation of hunting for meat versus the motivation of the hunting tourist which is mainly focused on the quality of the trophy and/or on obtaining a trophy from a new or exotic species. It is also suggested that the manner in ...

Author(s)
Lovelock, B.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391858)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for A duty to the enhanced, not a duty to enhance: welfare responsibilities associated with domestication.

This chapter discusses the definition of enhancement; ethics of human-animal interactions; acceptability of animal enhancement; duty to the enhanced; and achievement of the duty to the enhanced domestic animals.

Author(s)
May, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390547)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Planning a research project.

This chapter gives practical advice on planning a tourism research project, from the setting of research goals and objectives, to formulating research questions and hypotheses, conducting literature reviews, planning how to collect data, and choosing an analytical method. Research ethics is also...

Author(s)
Smith, S. L. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648873)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Ethics in tourism.

The concept of ethics and the ethical issues in tourism are discussed. A model of ethical tourism is also presented.

Author(s)
Lohmann, G.; Panosso Netto, A.; Mello, C. M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647159)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Ethical tensions from new technology: the case of agricultural biotechnology.

This book is an exploration into ethical tensions that new technology creates, with a particular focus on agricultural biotechnology and genetically modified (GM) food. There are four main arenas where new technologies generally, and agricultural biotechnology in particular, create ethical...

Author(s)
James, H. S., Jr.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394644)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Against the (GM) grain: ethical tensions and agrobiotechnology activism in the USA.

This chapter examines the history of public discourse and anti-biotechnology political activism in the USA. It presents two case studies of public dissent in the USA: Occupy The Farm and March Against Monsanto. The case studies show that the early framing of GM foods in terms of harm and risk...

Author(s)
Jones, B. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394644)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The use and abuse of the term 'GMO' in the 'common weal rhetoric' against the application of modern biotechnology in agriculture.

This chapter addresses the shift of discursive power from supporters to opponents of GMOs over the past three decades from a social psychology as well as a political economy perspective. In this context, the view that opponents of GMOs are driven by ethical concerns is challenged. Opportunistic...

Author(s)
Aerni, P.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394644)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Three models of public opinion and public interest for agricultural biotechnology: precautionary, conventional and accommodative.

The normative research question addressed in this chapter is whether the public interest means agricultural biotechnology should lead (and thus reshape) public opinion or wait for public opinion to become sufficiently supportive. The chapter considers three models of how public opinion is linked to ...

Author(s)
Windsor, D.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394644)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Genetically modified organisms in food: ethical tensions and the labeling initiative.

This chapter explores the ethical implications of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in food that originate from plants genetically altered through bioengineering. The chapter analyses the new federal statute recently passed in the USA purportedly to label these foods and evaluates whether in...

Author(s)
Strauss, D. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394644)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ethical tensions in regulation of agricultural biotechnology and their impact on policy outcomes: evidence from the USA and India.

This chapter uses the USA and India as case examples to analyse how ethical tensions arise related to agricultural biotechnology policy and how institutional framework and domestic politics address these ethical tensions and contribute to divergence in regulatory policy outcomes. It is shown, for...

Author(s)
Kolady, D. E.; Srivastava, S. K.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786394644)
Type
Book chapter

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