Controlling the Uncontrollable: a Grounded Discursive Study of the Human-Animal Relationship “Captured” in the Rogue Elephant
Contributor(s):: Granden, Michelle
An evolutionary point of view of animal ethics
Contributor(s):: Criscuolo, François, Sueur, Cédric
The observation that animals may respond to the emotional states of conspecific or even heterospecific individuals is not new. After more than one century, the need to define what exactly non-human animals are able to feel and—from this starting point—rethink the legal status and place of animals...
This is God's Cat: On Ethics of Companion Species in Life of Pi
Contributor(s):: Tzu Yi Chien
The thesis aims to rethink an ethical relationship between humans and animals that is separated from the anthropocentric stance in the Western philosophical traditions. Reading Yann Martel’s Life of Pi in light of the ethics of companion species in Donna Haraway’s The Companion...
"Lettura Martinetti": Le fonti dell'etica animale: tra scienza e senso comune
Contributor(s):: Pollo, Simone
Viewing Non-Human Animals Morally: How Should we Approach our Relationship with Non-Human Animals and what are Potential Policy Changes we can Make?
Contributor(s):: Tracy Maria Williams, John Lysaker (adviser)
When thinking about non-human animals, people either take the rights perspective or the welfare perspective. I argue that a newer school of thought, known as the new welfarist position, is the best way of thinking about non-human animals because it seeks to phase out the use of non-human animals...
ENSINO DE BEM-ESTAR ANIMAL NOS CURSOS DE MEDICINA
| Contributor(s):: C.F.M. Molento
It is essential today that veterinarians and animal scientists learnanimal welfare basic concepts and their main applications. The objective of thisreview is to reflect on issues related to animal welfare teaching, with emphasisin the Brazilian context, discussing the challenges and...
Just a dog : understanding animal cruelty and ourselves
| Contributor(s):: Arluke, Arnold
Psychiatrists define cruelty to animals as a psychological problem or personality disorder. Legally, animal cruelty is described by a list of behaviors. In Just a Dog, Arnold Arluke argues that our current constructs of animal cruelty are decontextualized—imposed without regard to the...
Psychology of the human-animal bond : a resource for clinicians and researchers
| Contributor(s):: Blazina, Christopher, Boyraz, Guler, Shen-Miller, David
Zoopolis : a political theory of animal rights
| Contributor(s):: Donaldson, Sue, Kymlicka, Will