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Protection of animals. Animal rights. Animal welfare

  • Animal Welfareby Sir Colin Spedding

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfareby Marc Bekoff; Carron A. Meaney

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 240.00

    Original contributions, from over 125 well-known philosophers, biologists, and psychologists in this field, create a well-balanced and multi-disciplinary work, providing a provocative overview of the many different perspectives on the issues. more...

  • Ethics of Animal Useby Sandø; Peter e; Stine B. Christiansen; Bernard E. Rollin

    Wiley 2013; US$ 79.99

    An interesting and accessible introduction to ethical issues raised by various forms of human use of animals. This textbook avoids moral lecturing and presents a range of ethical viewpoints without defending or applying any specific stance. Readers are encouraged and provoked to reflect for themselves, and to sharpen their own points of view regarding... more...

  • Being Animalby Anna L. Peterson

    Columbia University Press 2013; US$ 28.99

    If nature is what lies beyond human society, then animals must be a part of it. For most people, animals are the most significant aspects of the nonhuman world. They symbolize nature in our imaginations, in popular media and culture, and in campaigns to preserve the wilderness. They are also real creatures and individual subjects with whom we have... more...

  • In Defense of Animalsby Peter Singer

    Wiley 2013; US$ 55.95

    Bringing together new essays by philosophers and activists, In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave highlights the new challenges facing the animal rights movement. Exciting new collection edited by controversial philosopher Peter Singer, who made animal rights into an international concern when he first published In Defence of Animals and Animal... more...

  • In Defense of Animalsby Peter Singer

    Wiley 2013; US$ 55.95

    Bringing together new essays by philosophers and activists, In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave highlights the new challenges facing the animal rights movement. Exciting new collection edited by controversial philosopher Peter Singer, who made animal rights into an international concern when he first published In Defence of Animals and Animal... more...

  • The Polar Bear in the Zooby Martin Rowe

    Lantern Books 2013; US$ 7.99

    Rowe studies a photograph by the Canadian photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur in the context of her series "We Animals" and the portraits of several other photographers of captive animals. He looks at how we come to the window to stare at the creatures, and the ways we frame our ideas about them within the exposure and capture provided by the... more...

  • Environmental Enrichment for Captive Animalsby Robert J. Young

    Wiley 2013; US$ 86.99

    Environmental enrichment is a simple and effective means of improving animal welfare in any species – companion, farm, laboratory and zoo. For many years, it has been a popular area of research, and has attracted the attention and concerns of animal keepers and carers, animal industry professionals, academics, students and pet owners all over... more...

  • The Politics of the Pastureby James McWilliams

    Lantern Books 2013; US$ 7.99

    When Green Mountain College in Vermont announced that it was going to slaughter its longtime oxen team Bill and Lou and serve them in the school's cafeteria, an interesting conversation took place. more...

  • Understanding Animal Welfareby David Fraser

    Wiley 2013; US$ 87.99

    "This is a delightful book, full of interesting aspects of animal welfare. An excellent guide to the academic study of animal welfare science." — Marian Stamp Dawkins , Department of Zoology, University of Oxford Understanding Animal Welfare: The Science in its Cultural Context takes a completely fresh and thought-provoking approach. It is... more...