Posthuman Affirmative Business Ethics: Reimagining Human-Animal Relations Through Speculative Fiction
| Contributor(s):: Sayers, J., Martin, L., Bell, E.
Posthuman affirmative ethics relies upon a fluid, nomadic conception of the ethical subject who develops affective, material and immaterial connections to multiple others. Our purpose in this paper is to consider what posthuman affirmative business ethics would look like, and to reflect on the...
Odering the Feral Cat: Stakeholder Perspectives on Cat Overpopulation
| Contributor(s):: Kyle Hutson
This paper discusses the historical and cultural ways in which people attempt to order the domestic cat both spatially and conceptually, with special attention to how this ordering influences perceptions of feral cats. Feral cats are unowned or semi-owned and live entirely unconfined to a home,...
Compassion for Animals
| Contributor(s):: Snow, Nancy E.
Children's concepts of the social affordances of a virtual dog and a stuffed dog
| Contributor(s):: Aguiar, Naomi R., Taylor, Marjorie
Pet Birds. Cages and Practices of Domestication in Eighteenth-Century Paris
| Contributor(s):: Breittruck, Julia
Animals and the Human Imagination: A Companion to Animal Studies
| Contributor(s):: Beierl, B.
Review of Homeless dogs and melancholy apes: Humans and other animals in the modern literary imagination
| Contributor(s):: Copeland, Marion W.
A dominating imaginary friend, cruelty to animals, social withdrawal, and growth deficiency in a 7-year-old girl with parents with schizophrenia
| Contributor(s):: Shapiro, Henry L., Prince, Jefferson B., Ireland, Rachel, Stein, Martin T.
Animal agendas: Conflict over productive animals in twentieth-century Australian cities
| Contributor(s):: Gaynor, A.
The Sentence Completion and Three Wishes tasks: Windows into the inner lives of people with intellectual disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Dykens, E., Schwenk, K., Maxwell, M., Myatt, B.
Personal robots, appearance, and human good: A methodological reflection on roboethics
| Contributor(s):: Coeckelbergh, Mark
This paper argues that our understanding of many human-robot relations can be enhanced by comparisons with human-animal relations and by a phenomenological approach which highlights the significance of how robots appear to humans. Some potential gains of this approach are explored by discussing...
Active-imaginal exposure: Examination of a new behavioral treatment for cynophobia (dog phobia)
| Contributor(s):: Rentz, Timothy O., Powers, Mark B., Smits, Jasper A. J., Cougle, Jesse R., Telch, Michael J.
Imaginary companions of preschool children
| Contributor(s):: Gleason, Tracy R., Sebanc, Anne M., Hartup, Willard W.
Immigration, National Identity, and Animals
| Contributor(s):: Volkan, Vamik, Akhtar, Salman
| Contributor(s):: Gleason, Tracy R., Sebanc, Anne M., Hartup, Wilard W.
| Contributor(s):: Russack, Neil