Animal Welfare: Limping Towards Eden
There has been a recent explosion of active concern in matters of animal welfare. The science behind animal welfare has progressed significantly, new codes of practice and legislation have come into to being, and innovative methods to assess welfare schemes for food production have emerged.
Part of a major animal welfare series, Animal Welfare: Limping Towards Eden is John Webster’s new and groundbreaking work on animal welfare. Building on his first book, the highly acclaimed Animal Welfare: A Cool Eye Towards Eden, it not only critically reviews areas of development, but looks to how animal welfare can be improved in the future.
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This book is part of the UFAW/Wiley-Blackwell Animal Welfare Book Series. This major series of books produced in collaboration between UFAW (The Universities Federation for Animal Welfare), and Wiley-Blackwell provides an authoritative source of information on worldwide developments, current thinking and best practice in the field of animal welfare science and technology. For details of all of the titles in the series see www.wiley.com/go/ufaw.
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Limping Towards Eden 2 Challenge and Response
Limping Towards Eden 3 Sentience Sense and Suffering
Limping Towards Eden 4 Husbandry and Welfare on the Farm Assessment and Assurance
Limping Towards Eden 5 Animals for Food Industrialised Farming Pigs and Poultry
Limping Towards Eden 6 Animals for Food Cattle and Other Ruminants
Limping Towards Eden 7 Animals for Food Handling Transport and Slaughter