Rattling the Cage explains how the failure to recognize the basic legal rights of chimpanzees and bonobos in light of modern scientific findings creates a glaring contradiction in our law. In this witty, moving, persuasive, and impeccably researched argument, Wise demonstrates that the cognitive, emotional, and social capacities of these apes entitle them to freedom from imprisonment and abuse.
Related books and articles
Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare By Marc Bekoff; Carron A. Meaney Greenwood Press, 1998
Standing in the Way of Animal Welfare: A Reconsideration of the Zone-of-Interest "Gloss" on the Administrative Procedures Act By Ritter, Michael J. The Review of Litigation, Vol. 29, No. 4, Summer 2010
Russian Compassion: The Russian Society for the Protection of Animals-Founding and Contexts, 1865-75 By Bonhomme, Brian Canadian Journal of History, Vol. 45, No. 2, Autumn 2010PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICALPeer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s).
Animal Law in Australasia: A New Dialogue By Black, Celeste M. Rural Society, Vol. 19, No. 3, October 2009PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICALPeer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s).
International Marine Mammal Project By Palmer, Mark J. Earth Island Journal, Vol. 20, No. 3, Autumn 2005
`Dolphin-Safe' Label Victory By Palmer, Mark J. Earth Island Journal, Vol. 16, No. 4, Winter 2001
Make Animal Welfare Law Include Rules on Compliance, Says MEP in 'Fairness' Fight; BRITISH FARMERS UNDERCUT BY CHEAPER 'ILLEGALS' IN EU By Evans, Jill Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales), June 19, 2012
Animal Welfare Activists Voice Objections to Legislation By News Sentinel, February 26, 2014
Catalogue of Animal Cruelty Revealed as Charity Launches 'Vision' for Welfare; CAMPAIGN: RSPCA Calls on Government to Review Legislation By Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales), April 30, 2002