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Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights
Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights
by Tom Regan
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Described by Jeffrey Masson as the single best introduction to animal rights ever written, this new book by Tom Regan dispels the negative image of animal rights advocates perpetrated by the mass media, unmasks the fraudulent rhetoric of humane treatment... (read more)

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Ethics and Animals: An Introduction (Cambridge Applied Ethics)
Ethics and Animals: An Introduction (Cambridge Applied Ethics)
by Lori Gruen
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In this fresh and 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 other... (read more)

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Going Wild: Hunting, Animal Rights, & the Contested Meaning of Nature
Going Wild: Hunting, Animal Rights, & the Contested Meaning of Nature
by Jan E Dizard
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First published in 1994, Going Wild offers a probing examination of the ways in which different conceptions of nature shape our responses to specific environmental issues. In this revised edition, Jan E. Dizard adds a thoughtful and extensive new chapter,... (read more)

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Morality's Progress: Essays on Humans, Other Animals, and the Rest of Nature
Morality's Progress: Essays on Humans, Other Animals, and the Rest of Nature
by Dale Jamieson
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Morality's Progress is the summation of nearly three decades of work by a leading figure in environmental ethics and bioethics. The twenty-two papers here are invigoratingly diverse, but together tell a unified story about various aspects of the morality... (read more)

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In Nature's Interests? : Interests, Animal Rights, and Environmental Ethics (98 Edition)
In Nature's Interests? : Interests, Animal Rights, and Environmental Ethics (98 Edition)
by Gary E. Varner
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This book offers a powerful response to what Varner calls the "two dogmas of environmental ethics"--the assumptions that animal rights philosophies and anthropocentric views are each antithetical to sound environmental policy. Allowing that every living... (read more)

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Animal Manifesto (10 Edition)
Animal Manifesto (10 Edition)
by Marc Bekoff
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In this inspirational call to action, Marc Bekoff, the worlds leading expert on animal emotions, gently shows that improving our treatment of animals is a matter of rethinking our many daily decisions and “expanding our compassion footprint.”... (read more)

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Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives
Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives
by Thomas French
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Welcome to the savage and surprising world of Zoo Story, an unprecedented account of the secret life of a zoo and its inhabitants, both animal and human. Based on six years of research, the book follows a handful of unforgettable characters at Tampa'... (read more)

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The Animal Experimentation Debate: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues)
The Animal Experimentation Debate: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues)
by David E. Newton
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The debate over the use of nonhuman animals in experimental research has gone on for centuries, and it continues as vigorously today as it ever has. In fact, in the last decade, the controversy has intensified, making animal testing a topic at the... (read more)

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Covenant of the Wild (99 Edition)
Covenant of the Wild (99 Edition)
by Stephen Budiansky
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Animal rights extremists argue that eating meat is murder and that pets are slaves. This compelling reappraisal of the human-animal bond, however, shows that domestication of animals is not an act of exploitation but a brilliantly successful evolutionary... (read more)

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Ethics, Law and the Veterinary Nurse
Ethics, Law and the Veterinary Nurse
by Sophie Pullen
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Having an awareness of the law is an invaluable resource, especially for those in the veterinary field. Ethics, Law, and the Veterinary Nurse addresses the... (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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Leading animal rights activist Gene Baur examines the real cost of the meat on our plates -- for both humans and animals alike -- in this provocative and thorough examination of the modern farm industry. Many people picture cows, sheep, pigs, and... (read more)

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Rescue Ink: Tough Guys on a Mission to Keep Our Animals Safe
Rescue Ink: Tough Guys on a Mission to Keep Our Animals Safe
by Rescue Ink
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1,700 pounds of muscle, 80-plus tattoos, one unlikely mission... Abusers are losers! That's the rallying cry of Rescue Ink, the unique group of tattooed, muscle-bound motorcyclists who've banded together to rescue helpless, abandoned, and abused animals.... (read more)

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No Animals Were Harmed: The Controversial Line Between Entertainment and Abuse
No Animals Were Harmed: The Controversial Line Between Entertainment and Abuse
by Peter Laufer
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Following the success of The Dangerous World of Butterflies and Forbidden Creatures, investigative journalist Peter Laufer returns with his third book in a trilogy that explores the way humans interact with animals. The attack of a trainer at SeaWorld by... (read more)

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Ethics and Animals (11 Edition)
Ethics and Animals (11 Edition)
by Lori Gruen
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In this fresh and 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 other... (read more)

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For the Love of Animals: The Rise of the Animal Protection Movement
For the Love of Animals: The Rise of the Animal Protection Movement
by Kathryn Shevelow
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“An exceptionally interesting history of the animal protection movement . . . For the Love of Animals is exemplary in every respect.”—The Washington Post Book World In eighteenth-century England—where the abuse of animals was routine&... (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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The Inner World of Farm Animals: Their Amazing Intellectual, Emotional, and Social Capacities
The Inner World of Farm Animals: Their Amazing Intellectual, Emotional, and Social Capacities
by Amy Hatkoff
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     Chickens can count. Pigs are smarter than poodles. Cows form close friendships. Turkeys know one another by their voices, and sheep recognize faces—of other sheep, and of people. Far from lacking thoughts and feelings... (read more)

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Zoontologies : Question of Animal (03 Edition)
Zoontologies : Question of Animal (03 Edition)
by Cary Wolfe
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Those nonhuman beings called "animals" pose philosophical and ethical questions that go to the root not just of what we think but of who we are. Their presence asks: what happens when "the other" can no longer safely be assumed to be human? This... (read more)

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Animal Ethics
Animal Ethics
by Robert Garner
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This book is an attempt to lead the way through the moral maze that is our relationship with nonhuman animals. Written by an author with an established reputation in this field, the book takes the reader step by step through the main parameters of the... (read more)

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Right To Hunt Rev Edition
Right To Hunt Rev Edition
by James B Whisker
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The classic defence of hunting, brought up to date by its author, the acknowledged dean of hunting philosophy, Jame B Whisker. " You'll never find a better guide to the philosophy behind hunting. This unique book is not the ordinary hunting guide telling... (read more)

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