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Amanda Slauzis
3/1 discussion
Fri Mar 1, 2013 2:17pm
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I have considered many topics for my Annotated Bibliography. I have looked at things like the effects of child abuse, the death penalty in America, and many others. I think that I have settled on the idea of Animal Testing. I choose this topic because there are many views on this subject, and many people think different thing. I looked up on the Joyner Library site to make sure there would be plenty of books for me to use for this assignment. There are a little over 1,000 books for me to go through and to pick from, which is why I choose this subject. I also picked this subject because I feel that many people donít care whatís happening to animals out there. Many animals are being looked up in cages and barrels just to be thrown into an experiment of some type. Animal testing is just another form of animal cruelty. Kids in school who use animals or animal parts never think of where they come from. These animals are being killed just so some class can cut into them to study their insides. Thatís what books are for. Why kill an animal for the use of something like that? Animals are mutilated every day because it isnít ethical to use humans for experiments. I donít understand what makes killing an animal in the name of science is ethical. Itís inhumane and it is horrible. That is why I am using this subject. People should know what happens to these poor, little creatures. I have looked up this topic recently and there are plenty of websites and journals that I can use for this assignment. Iíll start again, on the Joyner Library site to gather book information from there. I will be looking up plenty of websites to get the information that I need. Due to having a slight introduction to the library last semester in my previous English class, I donít really have any questions about it. That was one thing that my previous teacher was thorough about. She did a decent job on teaching us what to use for researching things and that there are many things to use in the library.

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