Animals And Society

Author: Margo DeMello
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231152949
Size: 55.50 MB
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The first book to provide a full overview of human--animal studies, this volume focuses on the conceptual construction of animals in American culture and the way in which it reinforces and perpetuates hierarchical human relationships rooted ...

Humans Animals And Society

Author: Nik Taylor
ISBN: 9781590564233
Size: 55.52 MB
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Considering topics ranging from the human & animal bond, meat eating, and animals in entertainment, this book presents key concepts in simple and easy-to-understand ways as it covers the breadth of empirical work currently being done in the ...

Animal Studies

Author: Paul Waldau
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199968403
Size: 54.59 MB
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Animal studies is a growing interdisciplinary field that incorporates scholarship from public policy, sociology, religion, philosophy, and many other areas.

Teaching The Animal

Publisher: Lantern Books
ISBN: 1590562615
Size: 53.23 MB
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Split into three sections, Teaching the Animal provides in-depth analysis of the nature of the discipline, the resources available, expectations of students and faculty, and a number of sample curricula in the fields of humanities, social ...

Social Creatures

Author: Clifton P. Flynn
Publisher: Lantern Books
ISBN: 1590561236
Size: 39.69 MB
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Collected from a wide range of periodicals and books, these important works of scholarship examine such issues as how animal shelter workers view the pets in their care, why some people hoard animals, animals and women who experience ...

Placing Animals

Author: Julie Urbanik
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442211865
Size: 52.85 MB
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Placing Animals is the first book to bring together the historical development of the field of animal geography with a comprehensive survey of how geographers study animals today.

Animals And The Human Imagination

Author: Aaron S. Gross
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231527764
Size: 35.58 MB
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Essays center on the role of animals in the human imagination and the imagination of the human, a discourse that has evolved in tandem with discussions of—and more robust concern for—animals in popular culture.

The Oxford Handbook Of Animal Studies

Author: Linda Kalof
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199927146
Size: 31.95 MB
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Written by international scholars with backgrounds in philosophy, law, history, English, art, sociology, geography, archaeology, environmental studies, cultural studies, and animal advocacy, the thirty chapters in this handbook investigate ...

Considering Animals

Author: Carol Freeman
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 0754698637
Size: 19.13 MB
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Given current discussions about the status of animals and the widespread extinction of species, this is an important and timely collection.

Ethics And Animals

Author: Lori Gruen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139496972
Size: 16.67 MB
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In this comprehensive introduction to animal ethics, Lori Gruen weaves together poignant and provocative case studies with discussions of ethical theory, urging readers to engage critically and empathetically reflect on our treatment of ...