The Oxford Handbook of Animal Studies

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Contributions from scholars in a wide range of fields regarding the ongoing reevaluation of the relationship between humans and other animals that has been developing since the 1970s, covering the following categories: Animals in the Landscape of Law, Politics and Public Policy; Animal Intentionality, Agency and Reflexive Thinking; Animals as Objects in Science, Food, Spectacle and Sport; Animals in Cultural Representations; and Animals in Ecosystems.