Religious Definitions

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: JudiWood
  • Created on: 12-04-14 13:31
Animal Rights
The belief that animals should have rights such as the right to be free from pain and to live
1 of 14
Stewardship
A human's job is to be in charge of the animals and look after them like a caretaker
2 of 14
Vegetarianism
When meat is not eaten, usually for ethical reasons
3 of 14
Creation
God made the animals
4 of 14
Sanctity of Life
The belief that life is precious as it come from God
5 of 14
Companionship
When animals provide support and friendship
6 of 14
Animal Experimentation
When animals are tested on to see if different medicines and products could be useful for humans
7 of 14
Factory Farming
When large numbers of animals are kept in a small space and intensively bred for food
8 of 14
Zoos
Places where rare animals or those not from that country are kept so people can see them and be educated about them. Some keep them in unnatural conditions
9 of 14
Hunting
When animals are chased down and killed for sport
10 of 14
Ivory Trade
When elephants are poached and killed for the ivory of their trunks which is used for luxury items like piano keys
11 of 14
Extinction
When one type of animals ceases to exist e.g. dodo. Quote a few animals are in danger of becoming extinct e.g. the Giant Panda
12 of 14
Cloning
When a genetically identical copy of an animals is made
13 of 14
Genetic Modification
When the DNA is changed e.g. to stop a particular disease
14 of 14

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

A human's job is to be in charge of the animals and look after them like a caretaker

Back

Stewardship

Card 3

Front

When meat is not eaten, usually for ethical reasons

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

God made the animals

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

The belief that life is precious as it come from God

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Religious Studies resources:

See all Religious Studies resources »See all Animal Rights resources »