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Animals and Social Work: A Moral Introdu (Palgrave MacMillan Animal Ethics)
Animals and Social Work: A Moral Introdu (Palgrave MacMillan Animal Ethics)
by Thomas Ryan
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Animals and Social Work represents a pioneering contribution to the literature of social work ethics and moral philosophy. It advances cogent and detailed arguments for the inclusion of animals within social work's moral framework, arguments that have... (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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This book offers the most judicious and well-balanced account yet available of the moral standing of animals.... (read more)

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Heritage of Care: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Heritage of Care: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
by Marion S. Lane
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Founded in 1866, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was the nation's first animal welfare organization. The society had its origins in the fervor for social reform that characterized the era following the Civil War. Its founder,... (read more)

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Hunters, Herders, and Hamburgers: The Past and Future of Human-Animal Relationships
Hunters, Herders, and Hamburgers: The Past and Future of Human-Animal Relationships
by Richard Bulliet
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Bulliet offers a compelling exploration of the changing relationships among humans and animals. By considering the shifting roles of donkeys, camels, dogs, and other domesticated animals in human society as well as their place in the social imagination... (read more)

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Is God a Vegetarian?: Christianity, Vegetarianism, and Animal Rights
Is God a Vegetarian?: Christianity, Vegetarianism, and Animal Rights
by Richard Alan Young
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Close readings of key biblical texts pertaining to dietary customs, vegetarianism, and animal rights comprise the substance of this book. Rather than ignoring or offering a literal, 20th-century interpretation of the passages, Young analyzes the voices... (read more)

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Behind the Dolphin Smile: One Man's Campaign to Protect the World's Dolphins
Behind the Dolphin Smile: One Man's Campaign to Protect the World's Dolphins
by Richard O'barry
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Behind the Dolphin Smile chronicles Richard OBarrys extraordinary journey from dolphin trainer to world-renowned advocate for dolphin freedom. In his early years, OBarry trained dolphins to entertain audiences for shows at aquatic theme parks and for... (read more)

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Animal Welfare: Limping Towards Eden (Ufaw Animal Welfare)
Animal Welfare: Limping Towards Eden (Ufaw Animal Welfare)
by John Webster
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There has been a recent explosion of active concern in matters of animal welfare. The science behind animal welfare has progressed significantly, new codes of practice and legislation have come into to being, and innovative methods to assess welfare... (read more)

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Ufaw Animal Welfare #6: Equine Welfare
Ufaw Animal Welfare #6: Equine Welfare
by C. Wayne Mcilwraith
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Equine Welfare is a clear, dispassionate exploration of ethical and welfare concerns about human use of horses. Co-edited by a veterinary surgeon and a philosopher, and written by a similarly varied and distinguished team of contributors, the book... (read more)

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Animal Rites : American Culture, the Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory (03 Edition)
Animal Rites : American Culture, the Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory (03 Edition)
by Cary Wolfe
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In Animal Rites, Cary Wolfe examines contemporary notions of humanism and ethics by reconstructing a little known but crucial underground tradition of theorizing the animal from Wittgenstein, Cavell, and Lyotard to Lévinas, Derrida, Žiž... (read more)

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Empty Cages (04 Edition)
Empty Cages (04 Edition)
by 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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Confronting Animal Abuse: Law, Criminology, and Human-Animal Relationships
Confronting Animal Abuse: Law, Criminology, and Human-Animal Relationships
by Piers Beirne
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Confronting Animal Abuse presents a powerful examination of the human-animal relationship and the laws designed to protect it. Piers Beirne, a leading scholar in the growing field of green criminology, explores the heated topic of animal abuse in... (read more)

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Going Wild : Hunting, Animals Rights, and the Contested Meaning of Nature (Rev 99 Edition)
Going Wild : Hunting, Animals Rights, and the Contested Meaning of Nature (Rev 99 Edition)
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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The Politics of Total Liberation: Revolution for the 21st Century (Critical Political Theory and Radical Practice)
The Politics of Total Liberation: Revolution for the 21st Century (Critical Political Theory and Radical Practice)
by Steven Best
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The Politics of Total Liberation vividly articulates the crises haunting the social and natural worlds, which are coming apart under the impact of global capitalism, human overpopulation, species extinction, and runaway climate change. Steven Best... (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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Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation
Ethics and the Beast: A Speciesist Argument for Animal Liberation
by Tzachi Zamir
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"Ethics and the Beast is a significant contribution to the literature on animals and how we should treat them. It introduces new and distinctive arguments in an important area of applied ethics. It seeks to show that it is possible to reach radical... (read more)

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Animal Camp: Reflections on a Decade of Love, Hope, and Veganism at Catskill Animal Sanctuary
Animal Camp: Reflections on a Decade of Love, Hope, and Veganism at Catskill Animal Sanctuary
by Kathy Stevens
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Kathy Stevens has an abounding love of animals that is the foundation of compassion upon which the Catskill Animal Sanctuary is built. Her tales of the rescued animals who inhabit her haven are moving, provocative, and by turns hilarious and devastating.... (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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The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them (Large Print)
The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them (Large Print)
by Wayne Pacelle
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A fascinating exploration of humanity's eternal bond with animals, and an urgent call to answer the needs of millions of at-risk creatures A landmark work, The Bond is the passionate, insightful, and comprehensive examination of our special connection to... (read more)

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