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  1. Evidence of diet, deification, and death within ancient Egyptian mummified animals

    Contributor(s):: Johnston, R., Thomas, R., Jones, R., Graves-Brown, C., Goodridge, W., North, L.

  2. Vulnerability, Transcendence, and the Body: Exploring the Human Nonhuman Animal Divide within Jainism

    Contributor(s):: Vallely, A.

  3. "Crocodiles are the Souls of the Community" An Analysis of Human-Animal Relations in Northwestern Benin and its Ontological Implications

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    | Contributor(s):: Sharon Merz

    In this thesis I explore human-animal relations amongst the Bebelibe of the Commune of Cobly, in the northwest of the Republic of Benin, West Africa, with a focus on how they relate to their tikedimɔmɔnte (true totem(s), literally “interdict(s)-true”). I start with an historical...

  4. Animals and SPIRITUALITY

    | Contributor(s):: Erasmo de Oliveira

    Animals and SPIRITUALITYMany people confuse spirituality with religion and a very easy way to explain the difference between one and the other is to observe animals.When talking about something immaterial, it is implied that it is something non-monetizable, intangible, with no...

  5. On God and Dogs: A Christian Theology of Compassion for Animals [review] / Stephen H. Webb.

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    | Contributor(s):: Brian W. Hopper

  6. Religiosity and Support for Killing Animals: Evidence of a Curvilinear Relationship

    | Contributor(s):: Lifshin, Uri, Greenberg, Jeff, Sullivan, Daniel

    Prior research shows that the correlation between religiosity and support for animal rights can be positive, negative, or zero. We hypothesized that this relationship may actually be curvilinear, where a moderate degree of religiosity may reduce support for killing animals (compared with...

  7. A Clean Kill: Tracking the Socio-technological Aspects of Slaughtering Animals in Iran

    | Contributor(s):: Doostdar, Hamidreza Mohammadi, Shah, Mohd Hazim, Sattari, Mohammad Hossein, Doostdar, Ahmadreza Mohammadi, Mamat, Mohd Zufri

    The slaughterhouse, whether it is seen as an institution, as an industry, or as a unique technological system, is arguably right at the heart of modernism. Human–animal relationships and more generally human–nature relationships bring about issues of rationalization, alienation, and commodity...

  8. Market-driven dairying and the politics of value, labor and affect in Gujarat, India

    | Contributor(s):: Daftary, Dolly

  9. Easter's Promise

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  10. New Kingdom Trailriders

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    New Kingdom Trailriders (NKT) is a nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) corporation founded by a group of Christian horse owners wishing to dedicate their animal toward helping others.  This desire to be of service to the community has produced a therapeutic horseback riding program for the...

  11. Hope Reigns Ranch

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    Hope Reigns Ranch is a not for profit organization that invites the healing and restorative power of God’s love to help people to thrive, grow, reclaim their lives and discover their unique giftedness and talents. Our goal is to provide a safe and loving environment where all people and...

  12. Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center

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    Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center began in 2006 with two students and a whole lot of faith. Bonnie Rachael opened the center in her backyard in Guyton, Georgia, after finding an article about a similar program in a flyer at church. Knowing this was something God called her to, she began...

  13. Sosiaalipedagoginen koiratoiminta seurakunnan koulutyön toimintamenetelmänä

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    | Contributor(s):: Mirva Heikkinen

    Sosiaalipedagoginen koiratoiminta seurakunnan koulutyön toimintamenetelmänä opinnäytetyö kertoo teorian avulla ihmisille, miksi sosiaalipedagoginen koiratoiminta toimii hyvin tunne- ja vuorovaikutuskasvatuksen työmenetelmänä seurakunnan...

  14. GRACE Rides

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    Grace Rides began because a small group of people decided to take a small step towards a God sized vision to love and serve others by using the horses that encompass their daily lives to invest in the lives of people with all different abilities.  Through this journey Grace has countless...

  15. The Purpose of Animals According to Mark and Athanasius

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    | Contributor(s):: Caroline Herzog

    Religion affects how groups of people view animals, and these views can vary between writers within the same religion. Both the author of the Gospel of Mark and the author of “The Incarnation of the Word of God” present animals as subordinate to humans, revealing hierarchies within...

  16. HorseFriends Therapeutic Riding

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    HorseFriends is a therapeutic riding program in the Piedmont Triad Area of North Carolina. As a faith-based organization, our mission is to serve others by providing equine therapy and educational programs that develop confidence, physical and emotional strength for our participants and...

  17. Cross Rails Ministries

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    Cross Rails Ministries, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) organization that strives to share the gospel of Jesus Christ through access to horses and participation in equine assisted activities and therapies.As such, we partner with our local area community organizations to provide horse based educational...

  18. Bethlehem Therapeutic Riding Stable

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    Bethleham Stable is a PATH Premier Accredited Center serving students in the Pee Dee Region of South Carolina.

  19. Walk by Faith Therapeutic Riding

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    Walk By Faith Therapeutic Riding is a Faith based therapeutic activities program founded to help others feel independence and belonging through the use of horses. In our Children's Program we service individuals with special needs in hopes to show them the love and freedom that our horse...

  20. Heart of Texas Therapeutic Riding Center

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    We are a 501(3) Non-Profit organization founded by Executive Director, Shirley Wills and her husband Curtis Wills in 2001. We are a PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Center located in West, a small town just a few miles north of Waco, TX. We specialize in equine assisted activities and therapies....