Animals and Society Institute
The Animals and Society Institute develops knowledge in the field of human-animal studies, supports practice to address the relation between animal cruelty and other violence and promotes action to protect animals through the adoption of ethical, compassionate public policy. An independent...
Center for the Study of Human-Animal Interdependent Relationships
The mission for the Center for the Study of Human-Animal Interdependent Relationships at Tuskegee University's School of Veterinary Medicine is to use a multidisciplinary approach to studying, strengthening, and promoting the health benefits that people and animals may derive from one another.
Center for the Interaction of Animals and Society
Our society is currently re-examining its entire relationship with animals and the natural world. Until recently, issues such as animal welfare and environmental protection were considered the domain of small idealistic minorities. In the last 20-30 years, they have become matters of widespread...
Jumping to Conclusions? Media Coverage of Jumps Racing Debates in Australia
Contributor(s):: Montoya, D., McManus, P., Albrecht, G.
In defense of animals : the second wave
Contributor(s):: Singer, Peter
In search of consistency : ethics and animals
Contributor(s):: Kemmerer, Lisa
Just a dog : understanding animal cruelty and ourselves
Contributor(s):: Arluke, Arnold
Psychology of the human-animal bond : a resource for clinicians and researchers
Contributor(s):: Blazina, Christopher, Boyraz, Guler, Shen-Miller, David
Zoopolis : a political theory of animal rights
Contributor(s):: Donaldson, Sue, Kymlicka, Will
Farming Animals and the Capabilities Approach: Understanding Roles and Responsibilities through Narrative Ethics
Contributor(s):: Anthony, R.
Philosophical Ethology: On the Extents of What It Is to Be a Pig
Contributor(s):: Harfeld, J.
Philosophy and Animal Studies: Calarco, Castricano, and Diamond
Contributor(s):: Aaltola, E.
Contributor(s):: Donovan, J.
Jul 04 2012
Minding Animals Conference 2012
Animal Mind: Science, Philosophy, and Ethics
Contributor(s):: Rollin, Bernard E.
Mulesing and Animal Ethics
Contributor(s):: Sneddon, Joanne, Rollin, Bernard
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) called for a ban on mulesing in the Australian sheep industry in 2004. Mulesing is a surgical procedure that removes wool-bearing skin from the tail and breech area of sheep in order to prevent flystrike (cutaneous myiasis). Flystrike occurs when...
Cognitive relatives yet moral strangers?
| Contributor(s):: Judith Benz-Schwarzburg, Andrew Knight
This article provides an empirically based, interdisciplinary approach to the following two questions: Do animals possess behavioral and cognitive characteristics such as culture, language, and a theory of mind? And if so, what are the implications, when long-standing criteria used to justify...
Animals as philosophical and ethical subjects
The study of animals - and the relationship between humans and other animals - is now one of the most fiercely debated topics in contemporary science and culture.Animals have a long history in human society, providing food, labour, sport and companionship as well as becoming objects for exhibit....