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Author Braithwaite, Victoria

Title Do fish feel pain? / Victoria Braithwaite

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QL639 .B73 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  QL639 B73 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 194 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-189) and index
Contents The problem -- What is pain and why does it hurt? -- Bee stings and vinegar : the evidence that fish feel pain -- Suffer the little fishes? -- Drawing the line -- Why it took so long to ask the fish pain question - and why it must be asked -- Looking to the future
LC subject Fishes -- Sense organs
Pain in animals
Pain perception
Nociceptors
Fishing -- Moral and ethical aspects
Fisheries -- Moral and ethical aspects
ISBN 9780199551200 (hbk.)
0199551200 (hbk.)