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Fish sentience and the precautionary principle
Animal Sentience: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Animal Feeling
  • Robert C. Jones, California State University
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Key (2016) argues that fish do not feel pain based on neuroanatomical evidence. I argue that Key makes a number of conceptual, philosophical, and empirical errors that undermine his claim.
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Robert C. Jones is Associate Professor of Philosophy at California State University. He has published numerous articles and book chapters on animal ethics, animal cognition, and food ethics, and has given over forty talks on animal ethics.

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Robert C. Jones. "Fish sentience and the precautionary principle" (2016)
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