Essays Tagged: "Vivisection"

Viviection

of killing animals for the use of biomedical research, education, and cosmetics can be referred as 'vivisection'. Twenty-five to thirty-five million animals are spared in the U.S.A. each year for the ... ls are spared in the U.S.A. each year for the purpose of research, testing, and education. Although vivisection serves as an important tool for scientists and doctors to work in research and may benef ...

(19 pages) 93 0 3.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Vivisection (Experimentation on living animals)

VivisectionVivisection (Experimentation on living animals) began as early as the 17th century by Phi ... stance to a group of animals until 50% of the group has died.Because of this I am very much against vivisection as it is cruel and inhumane.The Lies They TellThere are two sides to this argument the s ... ies They TellThere are two sides to this argument the side of the scientist and people that are for vivisection versus the people and scientists that are against vivisection.Lie 1-Scientists say that ...

(2 pages) 53 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Medical Testing on Animals

hus is rarely administered. Despite all ofthis cruelty, not a single disease has been cured through vivisectionin this century. The overall adult cancer rate has risen in the past40 years and a fatal ... erbils, rhesusmonkeys, imported primates, owls, deer, sheep, llama, and cattle arecommonly used for vivisection. Vivisection is the medical term forthe practice of experimenting on animals. Charles Ri ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Animal Experiments - Originaly written to be a speech infront of the class. Has lots of useful information thought not very efficient as an essay

s to the disgusting practice of experimenting on animals.Webster's dictionary states that the term "Vivisection" means:"(1) The cutting of, or operation on a living animal""(2) Animal experimentation ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.4 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Testing On Animals

us is rarely administered. Despite all of this cruelty, not a single disease has been cured through vivisection in this century. The overall adult cancer rate has risen in the past 40 years and a fata ... bils, rhesus monkeys, imported primates, owls, deer, sheep, llama, and cattle are commonly used for vivisection. Vivisection is the medical term for the practice of experimenting on animals. Charles R ...

(3 pages) 21 0 2.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

APsychology Paper on: A Debate on Animal testing in Psychology Today

search. Sometimes the issues between human understanding and research arise. Such is in the case of vivisection, the definition of "vivisection" any use of animals in science or research that exploits ...

(6 pages) 128 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Vivisection No More

I am not interested to know whether vivisection produces results that are profitable to the human race or doesn't.... The pain which it ... ward it, and it is to me sufficient justification of the enmity without looking further. ~Mark TwainVivisection is defined as the practice of operating on living animals in order to gain knowledge of ... ng and inexcusable, but also completely unnecessary. I will briefly discuss the history and uses of vivisection in this country and will discuss why such atrocities are still allowed to occur today. I ...

(10 pages) 19 0 4.3 May/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The island of dr. moreau

ew that just like his society others will want to quench their appetite for this tasty treat called vivisection or cloning. He knew that eventually the progress of society would lead to the all or not ... s me to one of Wells' most important ideas that he wanted to tell his readers. That was the idea of vivisection or cloning of humans and animals. In todays world we are trying to control evolution by ...

(3 pages) 1181 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

The Island Of Dr. Moreau

's, is persuaded by Montgomery to follow the infamous Dr. Moreau, whose reputation derives from his vivisection experimentation, to his island to work as understudies. The relatively simple plot aids ... . Although H.G. Wells never took a firm stand within the novel on either side of the controversy of vivisection for scientific and humanist advancement, the character, Dr. Moreau, is ultimately a refl ...

(7 pages) 2329 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy