A comparative and interdisciplinary collection setting forth how major religious traditions have incorporated animals into their belief systems

Topics: Religion
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A Buddhist monk and bestselling author turns his attention to our moral obligations regarding animals, concluding that compassion toward all be

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A political scientist who has written prolifically about animals argues here that our thinking about the proper way to treat animals should be rooted in concepts of justice.

Topics: Law and Policy, Philosophy and Ethics
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A comparative survey of the way different countries and cultures treat selected issues regarding animals under the law.

Topics: Law and Policy
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Draws together the views of the early Church, contemporary biblical and theological scholarship, and post-conciliar teachings to develop a theology of animals based on Catholicism

Topics: Religion
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A concise summary of how the law regulates human uses and interactions with animals, cutting across numerous substantive areas of law and providing an analysis of the consideration and

Topics: Law and Policy
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A personal and thought provoking manifesto regarding the process by which humans have cut themselves off from animals and the natural world, the extraordinarily negative effects this pr

Topics: Philosophy and Ethics
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Primarily a professional resource for those who work in shelters, this book examines and evaluates current research regarding animal and human

Topics: Veterinarians, Shelters, Animals as Companions
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A collection of essays designed to advance philosophical thinking about attitudes toward and relationships with animals by bringing together new perspectives regarding animal ethi

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 o

Topics: Confinement, Animals in Agriculture
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