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Title Great apes & humans : the ethics of coexistence / edited by Benjamin B. Beck ... [et al.].

Imprint Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, c2001.

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Description xxiv, 388 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Zoo and aquarium biology and conservation series
Zoo and aquarium biology and conservation series.
Note Based on a workshop held 21-24 June 1998 at Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword. Problems faced by wild and captive chimpanzees : finding solutions / Jane Goodall -- Africa's great apes / Thomas M. Butynski -- The orangutan and the conservation battle in Indonesia / Herman D. Rijksen -- Bushmeat hunting and the great apes / Karl Ammann -- Bushmeat trade in the Congo Basin / David S. Wilkie -- Captive apes and zoo education / Tara S. Stoinski ... [et al.] -- Sanctuaries for ape refugees / Geza Teleki -- The retirement of research apes / Thomas L. Wolfle -- Negotiating the ape-human boundary / Raymond Corbey -- Phylogenies, fossils, and feelings / Russell H. Tuttle -- Darwinian reflections on our fellow apes / Roger Fouts -- Conceptual capacities of chimpanzees / Sarah T. Boysen, Valerie Kuhlmeier -- Moral decisions about wild chimpanzees / Richard W. Wrangham -- The grand apes / Duane M. Rumbaugh, E. Sue Savage-Rumbaugh, Michael J. Beran -- Cognitive relatives and moral relations / Colin Allen -- A great shout : legal rights for great apes / Steven M. Wise -- Inclusivist ethics / Paul Waldau -- The moral status of great apes / Mary Anne Warren -- Rights or welfare : a response to the Great Ape Project / Michael Hutchins ... [et al.] --Perspectives on the ethical status of great apes / Arnold Arluke.
Subject Apes -- Congresses.
Animal welfare -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Wildlife conservation -- Congresses.
Grands singes -- Congrès.
Animaux -- Protection -- Aspect moral -- Congrès.
Faune -- Protection -- Congrès.
Ethische aspecten.
Culturele aspecten.
Added Author Beck, Benjamin B.
Added Title Great apes and humans
ISBN 1560989696 (alk. paper)
9781560989691 (alk. paper)