Speciesism Predicts Prejudice Against Low-Status and Hierarchy-Attenuating Human Groups
Contributor(s):: Jackson, Lynne M.
A growing body of evidence demonstrates that attitudes toward nonhuman animals correlate with attitudes toward disadvantaged human groups. It has been suggested that the connection rests in the ideology of social dominance. Endorsement of social hierarchy and intergroup domination is thought to...
Speciesism, generalized prejudice, and perceptions of prejudiced others: GPIR GPIR
Contributor(s):: Everett, Jim A. C., Caviola, Lucius, Savulescu, Julian, Faber, Nadira S.
Rethinking human-animal relations: The critical role of social psychology: GPIR GPIR
Contributor(s):: Dhont, Kristof, Hodson, Gordon, Loughnan, Steve, Amiot, Catherine E.
The moral standing of animals: Towards a psychology of speciesism
Contributor(s):: Caviola, Lucius, Everett, Jim A. C., Faber, Nadira S.
Prejudice and Progress in Animal and Environmental Protection
Contributor(s):: Fox, Michael W.
The Effects of Facility Animals in the Courtroom on Juror Decision-Making
Contributor(s):: Burd, Kayla
Racial Prejudice and the Performing Animals Controversy in Early Twentieth-Century Britain
Contributor(s):: Wilson, D. A. H.
The behavioral immune system (and why it matters)
Contributor(s):: Schaller, Mark, Park, Justin H.
The Slippery Slope to Moral Chaos: Line Drawing and Animal Rights
Contributor(s):: Herzog, Harold A.
Ethology applied to animal ethics. (Special Issue: Animal suffering and welfare.)
Contributor(s):: Wurbel, H.
According to modern animal welfare legislation, animals should be protected from suffering and lasting harm not for the benefit of us humans as in earlier anthropocentric conceptions, but in their own interest. The driving force behind animal protection is our empathy with animals which triggers...
"Re-humanization": The role of human-animal similarity in predicting prejudice towards immigrants and non-human animals
Contributor(s):: Kimberly Costello
Research implies that there may be an association between attitudes toward marginalized human outgroups and non-human animals. Very few studies, however, have specifically tested this relation empirically. The general purpose of the present research was to determine if such a relation exists and...
Toward a wider lens: Prejudice and the natural world
Animal ethics: the capabilities approach. (Special Issue: Knowing animals.)
Contributor(s):: Tulloch, G.
This paper argues that beliefs about human nature are central for animal ethics as beliefs about animal nature ground human treatment of animals. It shows that what constitutes animal nature is a contested question, and that animals have long been considered inferior to humans in Western thought....