Reflection Essay: Animal Research
In this assignment, you are asked to reflect on responses to the attached scenario. Reflection involves critical thinking, which means rethinking your existing knowledge and previously held opinions in light of what we have learned about theories of ethics, logic, and reasoning. You will need to question your existing knowledge and beliefs. Why do you feel the way you do about animal research?
Of the four responses offered in the Animal Research scenario questions, which do you feel is the most ethical and why?
To complete this assignment:
- Complete the entire scenario.
- Compose your reflection in a Word document. Of the four responses offered in the scenario, which do you feel is the most ethical and why?
- Support your conclusions with evidence and specific examples from the textbook, as well as other sources as needed.
- Your reflection must be at least 250 words in length and follow APA (6th ed.) formatting and citation guidelines as appropriate.
Access to textbook will be needed: Medical Ethics Accounts of Ground Breaking Cases (Philosophy & Religion) 8th Edition by Gregory Pence.
Animal Research Essay
Animal research is a very controversial issue and one that has seen divided opinions and ideas on the direction that should be taken. It is a controversial issue since it often entails subjecting animals to imprisonment so that such research can be conducted. From the attached reading, there are four responses where different people voice their opinion on what course of action should be taken in regards to animal research. The response that I feel is the most ethical is the one given by Dr. Nguyen. According to Nguyen, doing away with all manner of testing is……….
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