Controversial Ideas 2023, 3(2), 5; doi: 10.35995/jci03020005
Zoophilia Is Morally Permissible
Received: 23 Mar 2023 / Revised: 11 Sep 2023 / Accepted: 24 Sep 2023 / Published: 31 Oct 2023
As one of our most deeply entrenched social taboos, zoophilia is widely considered to be wrong, and having sex with animals is illegal in many countries. In this article, I would like to go against this de facto consensus and argue that zoophilia is morally permissible. This would have major implications for how we legally and socially deal with zoophilia.
Keywords: zoophilia; bestiality; harm; consent; animal ethics; sex ethics
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Bensto (pseudonym), F. Zoophilia Is Morally Permissible. Controversial_Ideas 2023, 3, 5.
Bensto (pseudonym) F. Zoophilia Is Morally Permissible. Journal of Controversial Ideas. 2023; 3(2):5.
Bensto (pseudonym), Fira. 2023. "Zoophilia Is Morally Permissible." Controversial_Ideas 3, no. 2: 5.