An Introduction to Animal Ethical Theory and Moral Consideration of Animals (Ethics Part 1)


This bitesize lecture is the first lecture in our Animal Ethics series. It is an introductory look at the field of animal ethics, discussing animal ethical theories, and taking a particular look at the work of Peter Singer and Tom Regan as examples in current animal ethical thinking.

Learning Outcomes

  • A chance to think critically about animal ethics
  • An understanding of  a range of animal ethics theories and current thinking.


Katherine Spear BA(Hons) PgDip MA RVN


This is an Accessible lecture.  It can be viewed without the need for sound.

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