Zoos and Animal Rights: The Ethics of Keeping Animals


This books examines the ethics of keeping animals in zoos. It argues that animal rights can be reconciled with the continuing existence of zoos. It has a fascinating amount of details about zoos in history and examines the most pressing issue for this debate, the role of zoos in conservation.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1993