Animals and Society: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

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  • Edition: 1st
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  • Copyright: 2006-12-19
  • Publisher: Routledge

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This collection brings together the rich diversity of research work from across the social sciences on the topic of human-animal relations, and also provides overviews of research that has been carried out within particular disciplines in this area.

Table of Contents

Animals and Society Contents List (Wilkie and Inglis 2006) VOLUME I Representing the Animal Acknowledgements General Introduction E. Fudge, 'A Left-Handed Blow: Writing the History of Animals', in N. Rothfels, ed., Representing Animals, (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002), pp. 3-18. John Berger, 'Why Look at Animals?', in About Looking, (London: Writers and Readers Publishing Cooperative Ltd, 1980), pp. 1-26. John Passmore, 'The Treatment of Animals', Journal of the History of Ideas, 36, 2, 1975, pp. 195-218. P. Waldau, 'Religion and Animals', in P. Singer, ed., In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave, (Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2006), pp. 69-83. Harriet Ritvo, 'The Nature of the Beast', in The Animal Estate: The English and Other Creatures in the Victorian Age, (London: Penguin Books, 1987), pp.1-42. J. E. Salisbury, 'Human Beasts and Bestial Humans in the Middle Ages', in J. Ham and M. Senior, eds., Animal Acts: Configuring the Human in Western History, (New York: Routledge, 1997), pp. 9-21. Kathleen Kete, 'The Embourgeoisement of the Beast', in The Beast in the Boudoir: Petkeeping in Nineteenth-Century Paris, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994), pp. 39-55. Kay Anderson, 'Culture and Nature at the Adelaide Zoo: At the Frontiers of 'Human' Geography', Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 20, 3, 1995, pp. 275-294. Vicki Croke, 'The Future: Revolution in Style and Substance', in The Modern Ark. The Story of Zoos: Past, Present and Future, (New York: Scribner, 1997), pp. 239-254. Stephen Kellert, 'Attitudes, Knowledge, and Behaviour toward Wildlife among the Industrial Superpowers: United States, Japan, and Germany', Journal of Social Issues, 49, 1, 1993, pp. 53-69. P. J. Asquith, 'Why Anthropomorphism is Not Metaphor: Crossing Concepts and Cultures in Animal Behaviour Studies', in R. W. Mitchell, N. S. Thompson and H. L. Miles, eds., Anthropomorphism, Anecdotes and Animals, (Albany: State University of New York Press, 1997), pp. 22-34. Steve Baker, 'Is It Real or Is It Disney?: Unravelling the Animal System', in Picturing the Beast: Animals, Identity and Representation, (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1993), pp. 165-186. also published in Picturing the Beast, 2 nd edition, with a foreword by Carol J Adams, (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2001). R. Lockwood, 'Anthropomorphism Is Not A Four-Letter Word', in R. J. Hoage, ed., Perceptions of Animals in American Culture, (Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989), pp. 41-56. K. Milton, 'Anthropomorphism or Egomorphism? The Perception of Non-human Persons by Human Ones', in J. Knight, ed., Animals in Person: Cultural Perspectives on Human-Animal Intimacy, (Oxford: Berg, 2005), pp. 255-271. -------------------------------------------- VOLUME II SOCIAL SCIENCE PERSPECTIVES ON HUMAN-ANIMAL INTERACTIONS (I) Acknowledgements PART ONE ANTHROPOLOGY E. Leach, 'Anthropological Aspects of Language: Animal Categories and Verbal Abuse', in E. H. Lenneberg, ed., New Directions in the Study of Language, (Cambridge: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 1964), pp. 23-63. John Halverson, 'Animal Categories and Terms of Abuse', Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, Man (New Series), 11, 4, 1976, pp. 505-516. S. J. Tambiah, 'Animals are Good to Think and Good to Prohibit', Ethnology, 8, 4, 1969, pp. 423-459. Orvar Löfgren, 'Our Friends in Nature: Class and Animal Symbolism', Ethnos, 50, 1985, pp. 184-213. Molly H. Mullin, 'Mirrors and Windows: Sociocultural Studies of Human-Animal Relationships', Annual Review of

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