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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 27.95
From Susan Casey, the New York Times bestselling author of The Wave and The Devil?s Teeth , a breathtaking journey through the extraordinary world of dolphins Since the dawn of recorded history, humans have felt a kinship with the sleek and beautiful dolphin, an animal whose playfulness, sociability, and intelligence seem like an aquatic... more...
- Doubleday Canada 2015; US$ 34.00
From Susan Casey, the New York Times bestselling author of The Devil's Teeth and The Wave, a breathtaking look into the mysterious world of dolphins and their conflicted history with man. Since the dawn of recorded history, humans have felt a kinship with the sleek and beautiful dolphin, an animal whose playfulness, sociability and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 53.95
In this objective, practical and authoritative introductory text the author reveals how the fundamental principles of the human-animal relationship drive the development of animal law. The book explains the criteria by which the lawful use of animals is determined, and how these criteria impact evolving standards of animal protection and define... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2015; US$ 32.99
I wanted to know what they were experiencing, and why to us they feel so compelling, and so-close. This time I allowed myself to ask them the question that for a scientist was forbidden fruit: Who are you? Weaving decades of field observations with exciting new discoveries about the brain, Carl Safina's landmark book offers an intimate view... more...
- Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 12.99
The rapidly expanding field of critical animal studies now offers a myriad of theoretical and philosophical positions from which to choose. This timely book provides an overview and analysis of the most influential of these trends. Approachable and concise, it is intended for readers sympathetic to the project of changing our ways of thinking about... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00
The book presents discussions of the application of Stan Cohen's theories alongside empirical contributions in the fields of critical and green criminology. Taken together, the authors critically address harms and crimes against the environment, as well as against human and nonhuman victims. more...
- transcript 2015; US$ 36.36
Einmal einen Löwen streicheln, sich vor dem Gorilla gruseln, ein Tier als Freund begrüßen oder die Seelenverwandtschaft mit fremdartigen Lebewesen fühlen - das macht seit dem 20. Jahrhundert die Faszination eines Zoobesuches aus. Auf kulturgeschichtlicher Ebene untersucht Nastasja Klothmann die verschiedenen Emotionen, die bei Menschen durch Zootiere... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 100.00
Animal Rights and Welfare: A Documentary and Reference Guide addresses a broad range of key topics within the subject of animal rights and welfare, including zoos, animal testing, philosophy regarding the treatment of animals, and practical measures instituted to protect animals, supplying readers with an impartial and authoritative resource for... more...
- Open Road Media 2015; US$ 14.99
The groundbreaking book that challenged the ethics of our treatment of animals and jump-started the animal rights movement?with a new preface by the author First published in 1975, Animal Liberation created a sensation upon its release, shaking the world?s philosophical and animal-protection circles to their cores. Now, forty years later, Peter... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00
Policing Wildlife examines both the extent and enforcement of wildlife law, one of the fastest growing areas of crime globally. The book considers how enforcement regimes need to adapt to contemporary wildlife crime threats, particularly those posed by terrorism and organised crime. more...