The elements of moral philosophy, social science homework help


In a two-page paper, compare and contrast the utilitarian view of animal rights with Regan’s view of animal rights. Though a stance is not required, be sure you have identified the theories to be compared in your introductory paragraph

Readings and Required Materials

  • Rachels, J. & Rachels, S. (2015). The elements of moral philosophy (8th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education. — Chapter 7 (pp. 99-110) and Chapter 8 (pp. 111-125)
  • Purtilo, R. B. & Doherty, R. F. (2011). Ethical dimensions in the health professions (5th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Saunders. — Chapter 4, Paying Attention to Outcomes on p. 92, “Utilitarianism” on p. 92, “Duties, Consequences and a Caring Response” on p. 93

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