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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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Beyond Prejudice: The Moral Significance of Human and Nonhuman Animals
Beyond Prejudice: The Moral Significance of Human and Nonhuman Animals
by Evelyn B. Pulhar
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In Beyond Prejudice, Evelyn B. Pluhar defends the view that any sentient conative being—one capable of caring about what happens to him or herself—is morally significant, a view that supports the moral status and rights of many nonhuman... (read more)

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Defending the Defenseless: A Guide to Protecting and Advocating for Pets
Defending the Defenseless: A Guide to Protecting and Advocating for Pets
by Allie Phillips
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"In this detailed how-to book, which addresses every imaginable aspect of animal advocacy, there's no denying that attorney and animal rights advocate Phillips knows her stuff. Phillips encourages readers to become part of the solution through a variety... (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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Collection of historical, theoretical and applied articles on the ethical considerations in the treatment of animals by human beings.... (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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Animal Rights: The Changing Debate
Animal Rights: The Changing Debate
by Robert Garner
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This book provides a comprehensive exposition and appraisal of Marx's political economy, beginning with the philosophical and sociological foundations of his work and indication how his economic theory emerged from a critique of classical political... (read more)

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For the Prevention of Cruelty : the History and Legacy of Animal Rights Activism in the United States (06 Edition)
For the Prevention of Cruelty : the History and Legacy of Animal Rights Activism in the United States (06 Edition)
by Diane L. Beers
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Animal rights. Those two words conjure diverse but powerful images and reactions. Some nod in agreement, while others roll their eyes in contempt. Most people fall somewhat uncomfortably in the middle, between endorsement and rejection, as they struggle... (read more)

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The Oxford Handbook of Animal Ethics (Oxford Handbooks)
The Oxford Handbook of Animal Ethics (Oxford Handbooks)
by Tom L. Beauchamp
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Humans encounter and use animals in a stunning number of ways. The nature of these animals and the justifiability or unjustifiabilitly of human uses of them are the subject matter of this volume. Philosophers have long been intrigued by animal minds and... (read more)

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Mortal Stakes: Hunters and Hunting in Contemporary America
Mortal Stakes: Hunters and Hunting in Contemporary America
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-222) and index.... (read more)

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Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status
Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status
by David Degrazia
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Transcending the overplayed debate between utilitarians and rights theorists, the book offers a fresh methodological approach with specific constructive conclusions about our treatment of animals. David DeGrazia provides the most thorough discussion yet... (read more)

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Farm Animal Welfare : Social, Bioethical, and Research Issues (95 Edition)
Farm Animal Welfare : Social, Bioethical, and Research Issues (95 Edition)
by Bernard E. Rollin
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Animals born with bones and muscles are meant to move. In modern systems of intensive agriculture, however, many animals -- notably, swine, veal calves, and poultry -- are rigorously confined. In this book Professor Bernard E. Rollin describes problems... (read more)

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The Global Guide to Animal Protection
The Global Guide to Animal Protection
by Andrew (edt) Linzey
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Raising awareness of human indifference and cruelty toward animals, The Global Guide to Animal Protection includes more than 180 introductory articles that survey the extent of worldwide human exploitation of animals from a variety of perspectives. In... (read more)

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Peta Files: The Dark Side of the Animal Rights Movement
Peta Files: The Dark Side of the Animal Rights Movement
by Dave P. Workman
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-181).... (read more)

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Elephants and Ethics: Toward a Morality of Coexistence
Elephants and Ethics: Toward a Morality of Coexistence
by Christen (edt) Wemmer
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The entwined history of humans and elephants is fascinating but often sad. People have used elephants as beasts of burden and war machines, slaughtered them for their ivory, exterminated them as threats to people and ecosystems, turned them into objects... (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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Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy: The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement
Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy: The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement
by Wesley J. Smith
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Over the past thirty years, as Wesley J. Smith details in his latest book, the concept of animal rights has been seeping into the very bone marrow of Western culture. One reason for this development is that the term “animal rights” is so often... (read more)

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Unleashing Rights (96 Edition)
Unleashing Rights (96 Edition)
by Silverstein
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Unleashing Rights is a study of the animal rights movement's efforts to advance social reform through the deployment of legal language and practices. The study looks at how prevailing understandings of rights language have shaped the attempt to put forth... (read more)

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When Bulls Cry: The Case Against Bullfighting
When Bulls Cry: The Case Against Bullfighting
by Michael A. Ogorzaly
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When Bulls Cry: The Case Against Bullfighting is, as the title suggests, a work that puts the bullfight on trial and finds it guilty of extreme brutality and cruelty to animals. This is no legal brief, however. It is written from an historian's point of... (read more)

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