What sort of restrictions (if any) would that place on our treatment of animals?
• The essay is limited to a maximum of 1 page, single-spaced and with at least an 11 point font size. There is no specific minimum length for the essay – but be sure to answer both parts A and B of the essay question. You do NOT need to write a separate introduction and conclusion for this short essay.
a) In your view, what kind of moral status, if any, should be given to animals? What sort of restrictions (if any) would that place on our treatment of animals? What is the strongest argument in support of your view?
b) In the debate about the moral status of animals, do you disagree more with Machan or Singer? What mistake do you think the author makes in his views about the moral status of animals?