Ape Personhood

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Speciesism - Arguments - Great Ape Personhood
... Further information Great Ape personhood and Great Ape Project Great Ape personhood is a concept in which the attributes of the Great Apes are deemed to merit ... Awarding personhood to nonhuman primates would require that their individual interests be respected or taken into account, rather than regarding them merely as ...

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    Women do not have to sacrifice personhood if they are mothers. They do not have to sacrifice motherhood in order to be persons. Liberation was meant to expand women’s opportunities, not to limit them. The self-esteem that has been found in new pursuits can also be found in mothering.
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    Nevertheless, it is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
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