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  1. Susan Elizabeth Smith

    https://habricentral.org/members/3176

  2. The "Right to Autonomous Agency" and the "Right to Exit/ Sever Relationships": Theorizing our Obligations to Companion Animals in a Post-Animal Rights World

    Contributor(s):: Shitangshu Roy

    This thesis expands on the model presented in Sue Donaldson and Will Kymlicka’s Zoopolis for how companion animals might be treated as co-citizens in a post-Animal Rights world. I will attempt to clarify the distinct political obligations owed to companion animals throughout their lifetimes...

  3. Animal Lovers, Bridge-Builders, and Supervising Watchdogs: Framing and Civil Society Construction by Japanese Pro-Animal Organizations in the Kansai and Tokyo Areas

    Contributor(s):: Pilvi Ahonen

    Unlike their counterparts in Europe and America, the citizen organizations acting for the well-being of animals in Japan have not received scholarly attention. In this research, I explore the activities of twelve Japanese pro-animal organizations in Tokyo and Kansai area from the...

  4. Humans, Horses, and Hybrids : On Rights, Welfare, and Masculinity in Equestrian Sports

    Contributor(s):: Kutte Jonsson

    The fact that horses play an essential role for equestrian sports raises rather specific ethical concerns. Questions like what should be morally permissible to do to (non-consenting) nonhumans for the sake of human interests become urgent. Is it not an example of (animal) rights violation to...

  5. Animal Welfare: Freedoms, Dominions and "A Life Worth Living"

    Contributor(s):: John Webster

    This opinion paper considers the relative validity and utility of three concepts: the Five Freedoms (FF), Five Domains (FD) and Quality of Life (QoL) as tools for the analysis of animal welfare. The aims of FF and FD are different but complementary. FD seeks to assess the impact of the physical...

  6. Cecil: A Moment or a Movement? Analysis of Media Coverage of the Death of a Lion, Panthera leo

    Contributor(s):: David W. Macdonald, Kim S. Jacobsen, Dawn Burnham, Paul J. Johnson, Andrew J. Loveridge

    The killing of a satellite-tagged male lion by a trophy hunter in Zimbabwe in July 2015 provoked an unprecedented media reaction. We analyse the global media response to the trophy hunting of the lion, nicknamed “Cecil”, a study animal in a long-term project run by Oxford...

  7. Jan 30 2017

    Animal Rights and the Capabilities Approach: A Radical Alternative to Anthroporcentrism

    On January 30, the University of Denver Institute for Human-Animal Connection and Sturm College of Law will host Martha C. Nussbaum for an afternoon talk titled "Animal Rights and the...

    https://habricentral.org/events/details/507

  8. The challenges of protecting animals in Egypt

    Contributor(s):: Nadine Mohamed Ismail

    This audio documentary aims to present the mindset of Egyptians regarding the idea of animal welfare and animal rights in Egypt. It aims to demonstrate how far behind the Egyptian government and people are in appreciating dogs. To depict such an idea, it includes stories from pet owners and...

  9. Animals without rights : a critical analysis of recent approaches in animal ethics

    Contributor(s):: Boaz Sharoni

    Non-human animals suffer greatly and are exploited in numerous ways by humans. This is a grave injustice that points to an urgent need for an adequate framework from which to protect animals from mistreatment by humans. Although classical theories in the animal rights literature have existed for...

  10. Animal death

    Contributor(s):: Johnston, Jay, Probyn-Rapsey, Fiona

  11. Animals, work, and the promise of interspecies solidarity

    Contributor(s):: Coulter, Kendra

  12. Solving the Problem of Puppy Mills: Why the Animal Welfare Movement's Bark is Stronger than its Bite

    Contributor(s):: Kailey A. Burger

    The relationship between man and dog is one characterized by companionship, service, and love; but dogs serve a variety of functions beyond just "man‘s best friend." These companion animals provide valuable assistance to people with disabilities, in military and police service, in...

  13. Animal Rights Without Liberation: Applied Ethics and Human Obligations [Book review]

    Contributor(s):: Suchyta, Mark

  14. An Interview with Sue Donaldson and Will Kymlicka

    Contributor(s):: Taylor, Angus

  15. Good Eats

    Contributor(s):: Foreman, Elizabeth

  16. Towards a Coherent Theory of Animal Equality

    Contributor(s):: Bruers, Stijn

  17. Korsgaard and Non-Sentient Life

    Contributor(s):: Bock, Gregory L.

  18. The King of the Meat-Eaters

    Contributor(s):: Anonymous,

  19. Contractualism and the Moral Status of Animals

    Contributor(s):: Swanson, Jennifer

  20. Review of Wesley J. Smith's A Rat is a Pig is a Dog is a Boy: The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement

    Contributor(s):: Taylor, Angus