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A neologism coined by those who view the use of animals in research as a wrong akin to sexism and racism
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Popular science A neologism coined by animal rights activists, who view use of animals in research as a crime. See Animal rights activism, Animal Welfare Act.
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Speciesism, which might basically be defined as the human prejudice against other species, was coined by the British psychologist Richard D.
Second, I describe the three areas chosen for the literature review--climate contrarianism, financial austerity, and speciesism. My description highlights the easily missed inequality inherent in all three areas.
I continue my argument defending speciesism and against the idea that animals have rights, though not against treating animals with a certain kind of moral considerateness.
Using the film How to Train Your Dragon and Terry Pratchett's 2001 The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, Oziewicz illustrates the sustainability track's focus on overcoming speciesism and encouraging biospheric awareness.
Nonetheless, she turns to what she seems to regard as a reality check of sorts to refer to the impracticability of abolishing any type of institution (in this case speciesism) under non-humanist pretexts.
(7) The true sign of speciesism is that we classify other humans as in or out, too.
She adds another category, namely food consumption and speciesism, to the intersectionality that includes racism, sexism, classism, heterosexism and the like.
He aims to return to the radical roots of geography, against the archaic geographies of hierarchy linked to statism, capitalism, gender domination, heteronormativity, racial oppression, speciesism, and imperialism.
HUMANISM HAS BEEN labeled by some as anthropocentric and given to speciesism, the belief that human beings are set apart and should be valued above the rest of the biosphere.
Furthermore, a qualified speciesism is certainly found in the Qur'anic concepts of taskhir and khilafa among others; linguistic commentators pointed out that 'alamim in the Fatiha is a personalized plural (instead of the expected 'awalim) for that very reason.
Though Jae shines a spotlight, with some effect, on speciesism, sexism, and homophobia, the depiction of Sepharon society lacks enough depth to provide context, making the Sepharon ultimately seem very human.