The utilitarian view of animal rights with Regan’s view of animal rights, paper help (2 pages)

Title 5-1: Animal Rights Paper Due Feb 7, 2016 11:55 pm Status Not Started Grade Scale Points (max 30.0) Modified by instructor Dec 29, 2015 9:43 pm


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Assignment Details:


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.

 See the International Encyclopedia of Philosophy for Regan’s view (Scroll to 3b)

  • Clearly declare a stance/thesis in introductory paragraph
  • Two full pages are required
  • Cover page and reference page required
  • APA formatting is required
  • Two pieces of support from the week’s material are required

Supporting your work:

Use at least two pieces of information from this week’s assigned material to support your work. You have an option to supplement your work with additional material if needed, which must be from scholarly sources (i.e., peer-reviewed journal articles, books, etc.). Wikipedia is not a credible source.

All direct quotations and information taken from your sources must be credited using APA Style®. Resources on APA Style® may be found in the Hondros Library by clicking the “APA Resources” link on the left navigation.

Documents to help you:

  • Grading rubric for this assignment (Course Lounge)
  • “Writing an Ethics Paper” (Course Lounge)
  • Hondros College APA Style Guide (APA Resources tab)
  • APA Paper Template (APA Resources tab)

Interactive APA Checklist

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