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Eating Animals
Eating Animals
by Jonathan Safran Foer
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"Hot bravely takes aim at perhaps the greatest climate threat of all: apathy." — Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation "Hertsgaards answers . . . are lucid, realistic, and offer reason for hope." — Christian Science Monitor For... (read more)

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Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food
Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food
by Gene Baur
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"Factory farms subvert democracy and are some of the nation's worst polluters. This book shows how they also treat animals with unspeakable cruelty. Farm Sanctuary is a compelling testament to the need to civilize this industry and end its radical... (read more)

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Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs
Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs
by David Grimm
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Citizen Canine is a very readable account of our fur-babies, a passionate ode to pets as well as a dispassionate historical view of animals in our human world. It's not just about dogs, but cats and all the other nonhumans we've invited into our homes.... (read more)

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Eating Animals
Eating Animals
by Jonathan Safran Foer
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Insects. Theyand#8217;re whatand#8217;s for dinner. Can you imagine a world in which that simple statement is not only true but in fact an unremarkable part of daily life? Daniella Martin, entomophagist and blogger, can. In this rollicking excursion into... (read more)

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Loving Animals: Toward a New Animal Advocacy
Loving Animals: Toward a New Animal Advocacy
by Kathy Rudy
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The contemporary animal rights movement encompasses a wide range of sometimes-competing agendas from vegetarianism to animal liberation. For people for whom pets are family members—animal lovers outside the fray—extremist positions in which... (read more)

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When Species Meet                                                                                     " #03: When Species Meet
When Species Meet " #03: When Species Meet
by Donna J. Haraway
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Donna Haraway’s latest book, When Species Meet, is a stunning meditation on the ordinary. Tying together questions of interspecies encounters and alternative practices of world building, Haraway explores how contemporary human beings interact with... (read more)

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Cafo: The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories
Cafo: The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories
by Daniel Imhoff
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CAFO provides an unprecedented view of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations where an increasing percentage of the worlds meat, milk, eggs, and fish are produced. As the photos and essays in this powerful book demonstrate, the rise of the CAFO industry... (read more)

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How to Make a Human: Animals and Violence in the Middle Ages (Interventions: New Studies Medieval Cult)
How to Make a Human: Animals and Violence in the Middle Ages (Interventions: New Studies Medieval Cult)
by Karl Steel
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 How to Make a Human: Animals and Violence in the Middle Ages tracks human attempts to cordon humans off from other life through a wide range of medieval texts and practices, including encyclopedias, dietary guides, resurrection doctrine, cannibal... (read more)

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Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish
Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, Seaworld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish
by John Hargrove
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Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20 different whales on two continents and at two of SeaWorlds U.S. facilities. For Hargrove, becoming an orca trainer fulfilled a childhood dream. However, as his experience with the whales... (read more)

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Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions
Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions
by Cass R Sunstein
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"Eloquent essays."--The Atlantic Monthly "...a wide range of thought-provoking responses....an accessible survey of the major ideas in this intellectually challenging debate."--The Federal Lawyer "This collection of essays provides a fine introduction... (read more)

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In the Presence of Buffalo: Working to Stop the Yellowstone Slaughter (Pruett)
In the Presence of Buffalo: Working to Stop the Yellowstone Slaughter (Pruett)
by Daniel Brister
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In the Presence of Buffalo explores the relationship between human beings and bison, or buffalo, as they are popularly called in this country. This in-depth exploration includes descriptions of Brister’s days with the buffalo, encounters with... (read more)

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The Politics of Animal Experimentation
The Politics of Animal Experimentation
by Dan Lyons
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The reality of animal experimentation and its regulation in Britain have been hidden behind a curtain of secrecy since its emergence as a political controversy in the 1870s. Public debate and political science alike have been severely hampered... (read more)

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Making Kind Choices: Everyday Ways to Enhance Your Life Through Earth- and Animal-Friendly Living
Making Kind Choices: Everyday Ways to Enhance Your Life Through Earth- and Animal-Friendly Living
by Ingrid Newkirk
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Choosing a compassionate lifestyle that makes you feel good and positively impacts on the environment and on animals has never been easier. In this practical and accessible handbook, loaded with resources for all products that are mentioned, Ingrid... (read more)

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The Case for Animal Rights
The Case for Animal Rights
by Tom Regan
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Tom Regan is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at North Carolina State University and is the author (with Carl Cohen) of The Animal Rights Debate (2001) and Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights (2004).... (read more)

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Critical Theory and Animal Liberation (Nature's Meaning)
Critical Theory and Animal Liberation (Nature's Meaning)
by John Sanbonmatsu
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Critical Theory and Animal Liberation is the first collection to approach our relationship with other animals from the critical or left tradition in political and social thought. Breaking with past treatments that have framed the problem as one of animal... (read more)

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Flashpoint: Addresses of Fur Farms, Animal Research Labs, Slaughterhouses and Lab Animal Breeders for Activists
Flashpoint: Addresses of Fur Farms, Animal Research Labs, Slaughterhouses and Lab Animal Breeders for Activists
by Peter Daniel Young
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Flashpoint is the first directory of animal industry addresses for animal rights activists. Collected in one book are the addresses of most slaughterhouses, registered research labs, laboratory animal breeders, and fur farms in the United States. A... (read more)

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Miracle Dog: How Quentin Survived the Gas Chamber to Speak for Animals on Death Row
Miracle Dog: How Quentin Survived the Gas Chamber to Speak for Animals on Death Row
by Randy Grim
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A miraculous, funny, eye-opening and inspirational story for all animal lovers. Between five and twelve million animals are euthanized across the United States each year--more than one thousand every hour. Quentin, a Basenji mix, survived his death... (read more)

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Animal Rights and Human Obligations (2ND 89 Edition)
Animal Rights and Human Obligations (2ND 89 Edition)
by Tom Regan
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An overview of historical and contemporary writings addressing both the nature of nonhuman animals as well as our duties to them. Contains selections from Aristotle, Descartes, Aquinas, and Schweitzer; also, discussions of factory farming and the use... (read more)

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Animalia Americana: Animal Representations and Biopolitical Subjectivity (Critical Perspectives on Animals: Theory, Culture, Science a)
Animalia Americana: Animal Representations and Biopolitical Subjectivity (Critical Perspectives on Animals: Theory, Culture, Science a)
by Colleen Glenney Boggs
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Consulting a diverse archive of literary texts, Colleen Glenney Boggs places animal representation at the center of the making of the liberal American subject. From the bestiality trials of the seventeenth-century Plymouth Plantation to the emergence of... (read more)

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Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare
Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare
by Marc Bekoff
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Expanded to two volumes, the comprehensively updated new edition, Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare: Second Edition is an extraordinary publishing event. It remains the only reference to cover the entire scope of animal rights and welfare... (read more)

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