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Entertainers, teachers or slaves?: dolphins and whales in aquaria

Year 11 Skill Level 1.5 NCEA AS91043

Key Competencies:

Describe a social justice and human rights action.

 

Summary:

Study the changing attitudes of people towards the keeping of dolphins and whales in captivity, learning how changes in scientific knowledge, new media technologies and people’s changing perceptions have lead to social action and brought about social change.

Subject
Social Studies
Topic(s)
Marine Mammal Parks Animals in Entertainment
Key Competencies
Social Justice