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Latest HAS news, articles, funding opportunities, and more!

Latest HAS news, articles, funding opportunities, and more!

Dear Friends and Colleagues, Welcome to the Animals & Society Institute's Human-Animal Studies Report. This month once again brings a record number of HAS Funding and Opportunities. Among them is a call for applications for funding for RedRover Relief Safe Housing Grants. These important grants help survivors of...

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The latest issue of JAAWS is out! Volume 27, Issue 1 (2024)

The latest issue of JAAWS is out! Volume 27, Issue 1 (2024)

The latest issue of ASI’s managed journal, the Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science (JAAWS), is out! Volume 27, Issue 1 offers 13 new articles on practices that demonstrably enhance the welfare of wildlife, companion animals, and animals used in research, agriculture and zoos, including two Open Access articles...

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An Interview with the Editors: Sentient Entanglements and Ruptures in the Americas: Human-Animal Relations in the Amazon, Andes, and Arctic

An Interview with the Editors: Sentient Entanglements and Ruptures in the Americas: Human-Animal Relations in the Amazon, Andes, and Arctic

We are excited to share the latest release in the ASI-managed Brill Human-Animal Studies Book Series, Sentient Entanglements and Ruptures in the Americas: Human-Animal Relations in the Amazon, Andes, and Arctic. This volume, edited by Maggie Bolton and Jan Peter Laurens Loovers, draws together anthropological studies...

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Latest HAS news, articles, funding opportunities, and more!

Latest HAS news, articles, funding opportunities, and more!

Dear Friends and Colleagues, Happy New Year from all of us here as ASI! This month there are no fewer that 14 new HAS-related books to report, coming from across a wide disciplinary spectrum and all incredible-looking. Also included here are nine various HAS job and/or funding opportunities; multiple new resources in...

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ASI’s Holiday HAS Reading List

ASI’s Holiday HAS Reading List

Whether you’re keeping warm in the Northern winter these holidays or enjoying a sun-soaked summer in the South, we’ve got your Human-Animal Studies booklist covered with the ASI team's holiday reading recommendations!   Feral: Searching for Enchantment on the Frontiers of Rewilding by George Monbiot Recommended...

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Breeding dogs to fight is animal abuse plain and simple

Breeding dogs to fight is animal abuse plain and simple

In September 2023, The Guardian shared the article, ‘Why are American XL bullies being banned and how will it work?’ which discusses Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Rishi Sunak’s decision to ban the American XL bully in the UK. In response to this article, ASI Board Member Julie Iovine submitted the following...

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Latest HAS news, articles, funding opportunities, and more!

Latest HAS news, articles, funding opportunities, and more!

Dear Friends and Colleagues, Welcome to the Animals & Society Institute's Human-Animal Studies Report. If you are not already participating in ASI’s Human-Animal Relationship Awareness (HARA) Week, November 13-19, now is the time to start! Now in its seventh year, ASI created this week dedicated to human-nonhuman...

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