The Criminal Prosecution And Capital Punishment Of Animals

Author: Edward Payson Evans
Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN: 1886363528
Size: 55.32 MB
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This pioneering work collects an amazing assemblage of court cases in which animals have been named as defendants--chickens, rats, field mice, bees, gnats, and (in 34 recorded instances) pigs, among others-- providing insight into such ...

The Welfare Of Performing Animals

Author: David A. H. Wilson
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662458349
Size: 53.60 MB
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This timely book describes and analyses a neglected area of the history of concern for animal welfare, discussing the ends and means of the capture, transport, housing and training of performing animals, as well as the role of pressure ...

Animal Trials

Author: Edward Payson Evans
Publisher: Hesperus Press
ISBN: 9781843913825
Size: 49.61 MB
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Two works separated by a blank leaf (page [106]); the second work originally published as: Modern and medieval punishment.

Robot Law

Author: Ian Kerr
ISBN: 9781783476725
Size: 45.65 MB
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This volume collects the efforts of a diverse group of scholars who each, in their own way, has worked to overcome barriers in order to facilitate necessary and timely discussions of a technology in its infancy.

The Malleus Maleficarum

Author: Heinrich Kramer
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1602063842
Size: 45.38 MB
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Mostly a compilation of superstition and folklore, the book was taken very seriously at the time it was written in the 15th century and became a kind of spiritual law book used by judges to determine the guilt of the accused"--From ...