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But even admitting to doubts seems almost like giving in to intimidation. The result is extreme polarization that interferes with open-minded contemplation of the difficult issues. Stop & Check 14. How does the “minimalist” position differ from the “abolitionist” position? Answer 14. A “minimalist” wishes to limit animal research to studies with little discomfort and much potential value. An “abolitionist” wishes to eliminate all animal research regardless of how the animals are treated or how much value the research might produce.