New book by Marian Stamp Dawkins on “What Animals Want”

A new book by Dr. Marian Stamp Dawkins, biologist and professor of ethology at the University of Oxford, titled The Science of Animal Welfare: Understanding What Animals Want will be released in March 2021. You can pre-order it on Amazon. Here’s the book description: What is animal welfare? Why has it proved so difficult toContinue reading “New book by Marian Stamp Dawkins on “What Animals Want””

Dr. Elizabeth Cherry publishes new book “For the Birds: Protecting Wildlife through the Naturalist Gaze” (September 2020)

Dr. Elizabeth Cherry, Associate Professor of Sociology at Manhatten College, published a new book titled For the Birds: Protecting Wildlife through the Naturalist Gaze (Rutgers University Press). It has been awarded the 2020 Award for Distinguished Book from the Animals & Society Section of the American Sociological Association. The book will be available on SeptemberContinue reading “Dr. Elizabeth Cherry publishes new book “For the Birds: Protecting Wildlife through the Naturalist Gaze” (September 2020)”

Dr. Katja Guenther publishes new book on “The Lives and Deaths of Shelter Animals” (August 2020)

Dr. Katja M. Guenther, Associate Professor of Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of California, Riverside, published a book titled The Lives and Deaths of Shelter Animals (Stanford University Press). Guenther also recently authored the article “‘Taking the Ghetto Out of the Dog’: Reproducing Social Inequalities in Pit Bull Rescue” in Ethnic and Racial Studies.Continue reading “Dr. Katja Guenther publishes new book on “The Lives and Deaths of Shelter Animals” (August 2020)”

Pre-order Maneesha Deckha’s forthcoming book “Animals as Legal Beings: Contesting Anthropocentric Legal Orders” (December 2020)

Maneesha Deckha, Professor of Law and Lansdowne Chair in Law at University of Victoria, has a forthcoming (December 2020) book “Animals as Legal Beings: Contesting Anthropocentric Legal Orders” (University of Toronto Press). You can pre-order a copy now. Book Abstract: In Animals as Legal Beings, Maneesha Deckha critically examines how Canadian law and, by extension,Continue reading “Pre-order Maneesha Deckha’s forthcoming book “Animals as Legal Beings: Contesting Anthropocentric Legal Orders” (December 2020)”

Pre-Order New (2020) Book about Pragmatism & Ecofeminism by Erin McKenna: “Living with Animals: Rights, Responsibilities, and Respect”

Erin McKenna, professor of philosophy at University of Oregon, has a forthcoming book titled Living with Animals: Rights, Responsibilities, and Respect (Rowman & Littlefield). The book, which advances a pragmatist ecofeminist perspective, will be released in December 2020, but you can pre-order a copy today. Book DescriptionLiving with Animals brings a pragmatist ecofeminst perspective to discussionsContinue reading “Pre-Order New (2020) Book about Pragmatism & Ecofeminism by Erin McKenna: “Living with Animals: Rights, Responsibilities, and Respect””

Pre-Order Sarat Colling’s Forthcoming 2020 book on Animal Resistance

Sarat Colling, writer, activist, critical animal studies scholar, and program director for the Hornby Island Natural History Centre on Hornby Island, British Columbia, has written a book titled Animal Resistance in the Global Capitalist Era: The Animal Turn (Michigan State University Press). Her book will be published in December 2020, but you can pre-order aContinue reading “Pre-Order Sarat Colling’s Forthcoming 2020 book on Animal Resistance”

New book, “Rabies in the Streets,” published by Deborah Nadal (August 2020)

Deborah Nadal (Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center for One Health Research in the School of Public Health at the University of Washington) published a book titled “Rabies in the Streets: Interspecies Camaraderie in Urban India,” which explores the relationship between people, street animals, and rabies in India. Book Description: Found in two-thirds of theContinue reading “New book, “Rabies in the Streets,” published by Deborah Nadal (August 2020)”

S. Marek Muller publishes book titled “Impersonating Animals: Rhetoric, Ecofeminism, and Animal Rights Law” (August 2020)

S. Marek Muller, a rhetorician and assistant professor at Florida Atlantic University, recently published a book titled “Impersonating Animals: Rhetoric, Ecofeminism, and Animal Rights Law.” Click here for more details. Abstract: In 2011, in one sign of a burgeoning interest in the morality of human interactions with nonhuman animals, a panel hosted by the American AssociationContinue reading “S. Marek Muller publishes book titled “Impersonating Animals: Rhetoric, Ecofeminism, and Animal Rights Law” (August 2020)”