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Thomas I. White

In Defense of Dolphins

The New Moral Frontier

€ 30.95

Have humans been sharing the planet with other intelligent life for millions of years without realizing it? In Defense of Dolphins combines accessible science and philosophy, surveying the latest research on dolphin intelligence and social behavior, to advocate for their ethical treatment.


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
Preface ix
Prologue: Why Does a Philosopher Study Dolphins? 1(6)
Dolphins: The Philosophical Questions
7(8)
The Anatomy and Physiology of Living in the Water
15(31)
Do Dolphins Think and Feel?
46(35)
Can Dolphins Solve Problems and Understand Language?
81(36)
Dolphin Social Intelligence
117(38)
What Kind of Beings Are Dolphins?
155(30)
Ethics and Human/Dolphin Contact
185(36)
Epilogue 221(2)
Index 223
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Paperback / softback
248 pagina's
Met illustraties
Januari 2007
362 gram
229 x 146 x 13 mm
Wiley-Blackwell gb

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