Empirical methods in animal ethics
Contributor(s):: Persson, K., Shaw, D.
In this article the predominant, purely theoretical perspectives on animal ethics are questioned and two important sources for empirical data in the context of animal ethics are discussed: (mostly qualitative) methods of the social and (mainly quantitative) methods of the natural sciences....
Citizens, consumers and animals: what role do experts assign to public values in establishing animal welfare standards?
Contributor(s):: Degeling, C., Johnson, J.
The public can influence animal welfare law and regulation. However what constitutes 'the public' is not a straightforward matter. A variety of different publics have an interest in animal use and this has implications for the governance of animal welfare. This article presents an ethnographic...
Reframing Menstruation in India: Metamorphosis of the Menstrual Taboo With the Changing Media Coverage
Contributor(s):: Yagnik, Arpan Shailesh
Spiders in the Web of Belief: The Tangled Relations between Concepts and Theories
Contributor(s):: Keil, Frank C.
The Invisible Animal: Anthrozoology and Macrosociology
Contributor(s):: York, Richard, Mancus, Philip
Emergent Theory and Model of Practice in Animal-Assisted Therapy in Counseling
Contributor(s):: Stewart, Leslie A. , Chang, Catherine Y., Rice, Robert
Training guide dogs of the blind with the 'phantom man' method: Historic background and semiotic footing
Contributor(s):: Magnus, Riin
Chicken Embryos, Headless Frogs, and the Victorian Human–Animal Divide: Samuel Butler's Animal Epistemology
Contributor(s):: Feuerstein, Anna
L'animal dans le soin: Entre théories et pratiques. = Pet therapy: From theories to practices
Contributor(s):: Delfour, F., Servais, V.
An evaluative review of theories: related to animal cruelty
Contributor(s):: Gullone, E.
The two dominant theories relating to animal cruelty are critically reviewed. These are the violence graduation hypothesis and the deviance generalization hypothesis. The outcomes indicate very high consistency with the broader antisocial behavior and aggression literature, which is large and...
Human-Animal Meeting Points: Use of Space in the Household Arena in Past Societies
Contributor(s):: Oma, K. A.
The construction and use of space is highly structuring in the Jives of household members of both human and non-human animals. The choice of social practice is embedded in the ways in which both human and non-human animals physically organize the world around them. The architectural vestiges of...
Dog at My Feet: A Moment of Identity Construction within Dissertation Acknowledgements
Contributor(s):: Billany, R.
Human-animal studies (HAS) is a legitimate and multidisciplinary academic endeavor. In the last three decades, there has been a proliferation of articles revealing multiple ways of knowing about the human-animal relationship. This paper, informed by social psychological theories, turns the mirror...
Toward a theory of justice for animals
Contributor(s):: Garner, R.
This highly recommended book explores the animal ethics debate from the perspective of Western political thought, offering the reader not only a survey but also the framework for an original interest-based theory of animal rights. Cochrane's operating definition of justice is of limited use, and...
Ein Fall ‒ viele Einfälle [One case, many cases]
Contributor(s):: Solmaz, Eva
Children's Attention to Beliefs in Interactive Persuasion Tasks
Contributor(s):: Bartsch, Karen, London, Kamala, Campbell, Michelle Diane
Bereavement in late adolescence: interventions on college campuses
Contributor(s):: Floerchinger, Debra S.
Gender Stereotyping in Young Children: Evidence to Support a Concept-Learning Approach
Contributor(s):: Cowan, Gloria, Hoffman, Charles D.
Pet Ownership and Older Women: The Relationships Among Loneliness, Pet Attachment Support, Human Social Support, and Depressed Mood
Contributor(s):: Krause-Parello, Cheryl A.
Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy: The Gap between Practice and Knowledge
Contributor(s):: Bachi, K.
Farm animal welfare: a new repertoire of nature-society relations or modernism re-embedded? (Special issue: Nature-Society-Rurality)
Contributor(s):: Buller, H., Morris, C.
Within society, farm animal welfare is moving up the policy and moral agenda as many of the industrial processes associated with animal farming are now being called into question. In the academe, there is growing intellectual interest in the relationship of humanity to animality and the porosity...