What Are Animals For?

Sep 16, 2013

Rosalyn Berne wonders if you give much thought to animals.

If not, she would like you to consider changing that... perhaps even totally revamping your worldview on human-animal connections.

Guest:
Rosalyn W. Berne, Ph.D. - Bio-ethicist. Author of the new book When The Horses Whisper: The Wisdom of Wise and Sentient Beings  (2013, Rainbow Ridge Books). Previous books including Nanotalk: Conversations with Scientists and Engineers about Ethics, Meaning and Belief in the Development of Nanotechnology (Lawrence Erlbaum Press) as well as  Science Fiction, Nano-Ethics and the Moral Imagination (Springer Press). Associate Professor of Science, Technology, and Society at the University of Virginia.