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What might decapod sentience mean for policy, practice, and public?
journal contributionposted on 2023-06-10, 03:57 authored by Richard GormanRichard Gorman
Crump et al. provide eight criteria for evaluating sentience in decapods, with scope for application to other taxa. Their work has attracted the interest of policymakers. This commentary discusses the limitations of conceptual and legal acknowledgement of sentience in chainging practice and public attitudes. More work is needed. Social science may be able to help.
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