The Ethics Of Hunting

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For many years there has been the argument between hunters and animal rights groups on whether hunting is or should be socially accepted in today’s society. Peterson’s argument is that yes there are unethical people that hunt such as poachers who break the law and also disrespect nature. But the other people that are hunting are doing it for food, management to prevent overpopulation of a species which results in diseases in the heard and destruction of land, and lastly the enjoyment of being close to nature when they are hunting. Peterson suggests that simple things such as getting rid of the concept of hunting as “sport” will help to legitimize it and will place with activities like hiking and swimming to bring humanity closer to sensuous
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