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The EEAW Country Analysis aims at:

1. Multi- and Interdisciplinarity

In addition to researchers of science-oriented subjects, researchers of cultural and social studies, as well as of jurisprudence shall be reinforced to write accounts for the EEAW Country Analysis.

Especially in disciplines like political studies or law, many countries lack perpetual research relevant to the themes surrounding animal welfare.

2. Comparability of Countries

It is intended to improve the comparability of the selected countries through common topics of interest, which can be subdivided into further categories, if necessary.

2.1. Fundamental topics of the EEAW Country Analysis would be:

Animal Welfare Law, General

Animal Welfare Politics, General

Animal Welfare Science, General

Companion Animals, General

Companion Animals, Law

Companion Animals, Politics

Entertainment and Animals, General

Entertainment and Animals, Law

Entertainment and Animals, Politics

Farmed Animals, General

Farmed Animals, Law

Farmed Animals, Politics

Laboratory Animals, General

Laboratory Animals, Law

Laboratory Animals, Politics

Wild Animals, General

Wild Animals, Law

Wild Animals, Politics

Zoos, General

Zoos, Law

Zoos, Politics

Selected Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Britain, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, The Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom = Britain, USA

Usefull information about european countries offer european.eu and eurogroupforanimals.org

European Encyclopedia of Animal Welfare - EEAW
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