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Interspecies Ethics

by Cynthia Willett

Interspecies Ethics explores animals’ vast capacity for agency, justice, solidarity, humor, and communication across species. The social bonds diverse animals form provide a remarkable model for communitarian...


Animals and the Limits of Postmodernism

by Gary Steiner

While postmodern approaches to politics and ethics have offered some intriguing and influential insights in philosophy and theory, Gary Steiner illuminates the fundamental inability of these approaches to arrive...


How Shelter Pets are Brokered for Experimentation: Understanding Pound Seizure

by Allie Phillips

Pound seizure or pound release involves a shelter selling or giving away cats and dogs to research facilities, universities, or Class B Dealers (random source animal brokers licensed by the U.S. Department of...


Last Chain On Billie

by Carol Bradley

Against the backdrop of a glittering but brutal circus world, Carol Bradley's Last Chain on Billie charts the history of elephants in America, the inspiring story of the Elephant Sanctuary and the spellbinding...


Nobody's Horses: The Dramatic Rescue of the Wild Herd of White Sands

by Don Höglund

Descended from the greatest horses of the American West, the wild horses living on the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico -- one of the most dangerous places on Earth -- were a national treasure and a living...


Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation

by Gary L. Francione & Gary Steiner

A prominent and respected philosopher of animal rights law and ethical theory, Gary L. Francione is known for his criticism of animal welfare laws and regulations, his abolitionist theory of animal rights, and...


Animal Rights/Human Rights: Entanglements of Oppression and Liberation

by David Nibert & Dr. Michael W. Fox

This accessible and cutting-edge work offers a new look at the history of western 'civilization,' one that brings into focus the interrelated suffering of oppressed humans and other animals. Nibert argues that...


Animals and the Moral Community: Mental Life, Moral Status, and Kinship

by Gary Steiner

Gary Steiner argues that ethologists and philosophers in the analytic and continental traditions have largely failed to advance an adequate explanation of animal behavior. Critically engaging the positions of...


The Ten Trusts

by Jane Goodall & Marc Bekoff

World-renowned behavioral scientists Jane Goodall and Marc Bekoff have set forth ten trusts that we must honor as custodians of the planet. They argue passionately and persuasively that if we put these trusts...


Being Animal: Beasts and Boundaries in Nature Ethics

by Anna Peterson

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...


Animalia Americana: Animal Representations and Biopolitical Subjectivity

by Colleen Glenney Boggs

Consulting a diverse archive of literary texts, Colleen Glenney Boggs places animal representation at the center of the making of the liberal American subject. From the bestiality trials of the seventeenth-century...


Experiencing Animal Minds: An Anthology of Human-Animal Encounters

by Julie A. Smith & Robert W. Mitchell

In these multidisciplinary essays, academic scholars and animal experts explore the nature of animal minds and the methods humans conventionally and unconventionally use to understand them. The collection features...


Animal Rights Without Liberation: Applied Ethics and Human Obligations

by Alasdair Cochrane

Alasdair Cochrane provides an entirely new theory of animal rights grounded in their interests as sentient beings. He applies this theory to a whole range of different and under-explored policy areas, such as...


The Rights of Nature

by David R. Boyd

An important and timely recipe for hope for humans and all forms of life

Palila v Hawaii. New Zealand’s Te Urewera Act. Sierra Club v Disney. These legal phrases hardly sound like the makings of a revolution,...


The Animal Lover's Guide to Changing the World

by Stephanie Feldstein

"This book belongs on every animal lover's shelfand it's a particularly great gift for young people who are on fire to save animals but are unsure where to start. Hooray!!" —Sy Montgomery, author of The...


The Minimalist Vegan

by Michael Ofei & Masa Ofei

The Minimalist Vegan by Maša and Michael Ofei is less of a how-to book, and more of a why-to book. A manifesto on why to live with less stuff and with more compassion.

They explore the intersection of minimalism...


Deer Diary

by Thomas Lee Boles

Deer Diary is a story of friendship between humans and deer and critical examination of the myths and misunderstandings which keep the species apart. The reader will meet adult mule deer, hand raise a fawn,...


The Ultimate Betrayal

by Hope Bohanec

Drawing on peer-reviewed research, worker and rescuer testimony, and encounters with the farm animals themselves, The Ultimate Betrayal discusses the recent shift in raising and labeling animals processed for...


Any Kind of Danger

by Dr. Rowan Blogg

Know the animals, respect the planet, love thy neighbor.

Rowan Blogg is an Australian veterinarian of the highest distinction and I greatly admire his professionalism, which I observed for years at close range....


Dogs, Owners of the City

by Laura Lavayén

There may be a town called Santa Catalina, but the one in this book is creation of the author. What is real and happens all over the world is the problem of dogs living on the street. They, like human beings,...