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Flashcards in 2.4.3 ethical issues and non human animals Deck (10):
1

what harm can be caused to animals?

physical
psychological
trauma

2

what is an issue with consent and animals?

animals cant consent or withdraw

3

what is an issue of using animals?

removal from habitat
killing animal or dying
cant go back to habitat

4

what is a problem of research that causes damage to an animal?

irreversible
cant debrief them

5

what has the BPS published for psychologists working with animals?

separate set of guidelines

6

In general what should researchers do when working with animals?

avoid and minimise stress to animals
consider other options to animal research
only use necessary animals

7

what is the bateson decision cube? what does it involve?

cost benefit analysis
- ethical cost for the animals
- benefits to society and individual
- scientific quality of findings

8

give an example of an ethical cost to the animals?

removal from natural habitat - physical harm

9

what could be benefits to society?

advances - medically, psychologically

10

what does a human office license monitor?

conditions animals are kept in
researchers conducting research
nature of research

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