A collection of essays designed to advance philosophical thinking about attitudes toward and relationships with animals by bringing together new perspectives regarding animal ethics rooted in...

Topics: Philosophy and Ethics
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First published in 1964, this seminal work first revealed to the general public the modern practice of raising animals for food in conditions of intensive confinement and the cruelty inherent in these...

Topics: Animals in Agriculture
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This collection, while putting animals and their welfare and rights at the center of the analysis, examines the questions inherent in putting animals to work, including whether animal labor is...

Topics: Animals Who Work
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Examines how animals speak to each other and to humans, from chimpanzees who learn sign language to dogs who parse the meaning of other dogs' growls, and considers the implications for understanding...

Topics: Science and Sentience
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A casebook for use in law school classes, framed according to traditional legal headings such as tort, contract, criminal and constitutional law.

Topics: Law and Policy, Educational Resources
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Provides a selection of animal law cases, with annotation, for use in non-animal law related law classes, including contracts, criminal law, torts, property, constitutional law, commercial law, wills...

Topics: Law and Policy, Educational Resources
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Designed as a text for classes in animal law and policy, this book presents problems, case studies and jurisprudential doctrine relevant to issues in animal law and policy. Favre is also the author of...

Topics: Law and Policy, Educational Resources
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The author contends that a system of ethics that is based in reason rather than in anthropocentric mythologies must include attention to animals.

Topics: Religion, Philosophy and Ethics
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The classic and groundbreaking work applying utilitarian principles to the questions of the ethical treatment of animals. Written for a mainstream audience, this work is an indispensable starting...

Topics: Philosophy and Ethics
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Placing language at the center of philosophical analysis, and focusing on public concern for animals, this work shifts the debate about animal welfare and rights to the vocabulary people use to...

Topics: Philosophy and Ethics, Attitudes and Activism
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