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)”

Saskia Stucki publishes article on “Towards a Theory of Legal Animal Rights: Simple and Fundamental Rights” (June 2020)

Saskia Stucki, Senior Research Fellow at Max Planck Institute, published a paper Towards a Theory of Legal Animal Rights: Simple and Fundamental Rights in Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. Abstract: With legal animal rights on the horizon, there is a need for a more systematic theorisation of animal rights as legal rights. This article addressesContinue reading “Saskia Stucki publishes article on “Towards a Theory of Legal Animal Rights: Simple and Fundamental Rights” (June 2020)”