Animal Rights Jurisprudence |

The struggle to obtain legal personhood and civil rights for nonhuman animals is intensifying in North America, South America, and Asia. This course will discuss why legal personhood and civil rights for nonhuman animals is important, how legal strategies for attaining them are evolving, and how the courts on three continents are responding to the litigation that demands legal personhood civil rights for nonhuman animals

Prerequisites: N/A
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course does not satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)


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