Animal Ethics Committees: Reassurances Rejected

Russell, Denise
June 2013
Between the Species: An Electronic Journal for the Study of Phil;Jun2013, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p6
Academic Journal
A response from the author of the article related to working of animal's ethics committee in Australia in the previous issue is presented.


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