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  1. Companions in presence: Animal assistants and eldercare

    Contributor(s):: Koppel, Michael S.

  2. Farm animal welfare: a new repertoire of nature-society relations or modernism re-embedded? (Special issue: Nature-Society-Rurality)

    Contributor(s):: Buller, H., Morris, C.

    Within society, farm animal welfare is moving up the policy and moral agenda as many of the industrial processes associated with animal farming are now being called into question. In the academe, there is growing intellectual interest in the relationship of humanity to animality and the porosity...

  3. Feminism and the treatment of animals: From care to dialogue

    Contributor(s):: Donovan, Josephine

  4. On seeing human: A three-factor theory of anthropomorphism

    Contributor(s):: Epley, Nicholas, Waytz, Adam, Cacioppo, John T.

  5. Scientific ideology, anthropomorphism, anecdote and ethics

    Contributor(s):: Rollin, Bernard E.

  6. Terminology think tank: Social dominance theory as it relates to dogs

    Contributor(s):: Steinker, Angelica

  7. Do regulators of animal welfare need to develop a theory of psychological well-being? (Special Issue: Two systems - one world.)

    Contributor(s):: Haynes, R. P.

  8. Evolution of the stewardship idea in American country life

    Contributor(s):: Wunderlich, G.

    This paper describes development of the idea of stewardship in the US country life. Theological and secular concepts of stewardship evolved markedly in the 20th century. During this period of evolution, the American Country Life Association through its church, academic, farm organization, and...

  9. Exposing violences: using women's human rights theory to reconceptualize food rights

    Contributor(s):: Bellows, A. C.

    Exposing food violences (hunger, malnutrition, and poisoning from environmental mismanagement) requires policy action that confronts the structured invisibility of these violences. Along with the hidden deprivation of food is the physical and political isolation of critical knowledge on food...

  10. Least harm: a defense of vegetarianism from Steven Davis's omnivorous proposal

    Contributor(s):: Matheny, G.

    This paper analyses the article of Steven Davis entitled, "Least Harm," which argues that the number of animals killed in ruminant-pasture production is less than the number of animals killed in crop production. Davis concludes the adoption of an omnivorous diet would cause less harm than the...

  11. The least harm principle may require that humans consume a diet containing large herbivores, not a vegan diet

    Contributor(s):: Davis, S. L.

    Based on his theory of animal rights, Regan concludes that humans are morally obligated to consume a vegetarian or vegan diet. When it was pointed out to him that even a vegan diet results in the loss of many animals of the field, he said that while that may be true, we are still obligated to...

  12. What's the moral of the GM food story? (Special Issue: Two systems - one world.)

    Contributor(s):: Fraser, V.

    This paper is an attempt to examine issues and problems raised by agricultural biotechnology by drawing on the richness of contemporary ideas in ethical theory and thereby contribute to the project of establishing new approaches to these problems. The fundamental argument is that many of the...

  13. Social and racial psychology

    Contributor(s):: Hunter, Walter S.

  14. Why study animal psychology?

    Contributor(s):: Thorndike, Edward L.

  15. The significance of theories in behavioural ecology for solving problems in applied ethology - possibilities and limitations

    Contributor(s):: Andersen, I. L., Naevdal, E., Boe, K. E., Bakken, M.

    The aim of this paper is to provide a discussion about the significance of using a theoretical framework from behavioural ecology in solving problems in applied ethology. The theoretical approach in behavioural ecology involves costs and benefits of behavioural decisions made by an individual of...

  16. Review of Animal Rights and Human Morality

    Contributor(s):: Dale Jamieson

    Professor Rollin is well known to readers of this journal, at least by name and reputation. He has logged more miles and spoken to more people on behalf of animals more than any other philosopher I can think of, save Peter Singer. Now Rollin has brought out a book. I think it is a very good book,...

  17. La relazione uomo-animale come facilitatore del cambiamento

    Contributor(s):: Corrieri, Ugo

  18. Love, desire, and identity: A conditional integration theory of the love of things

    Contributor(s):: Ahuvia, Aaron C., Batra, Rajeev, Bagozzi, Richard P.

  19. Social and racial psychology

    Contributor(s):: Hunter, Walter S.

  20. 'A very rare and difficult thing': Ecofeminism, attention to animal suffering, and the disappearance of the subject

    Contributor(s):: Adams, Carol