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Key Readings in Human-Animal Studies

General And Interdisciplinary Human-Animal Studies

Arluke, Arnold and Clinton Sanders, (Eds.)  2009. Between the Species: A Reader in Human-Animal Relationships. Boston, MA: Pearson Education.

Armstrong, Susan and Richard Botzler.  2008.  The Animal Ethics Reader.  London, England:  Continuum Press.

Bekoff, Marc, ed.  2007.  Encyclopedia of Human-Animal Relationships.  Westport, CT:  Greenwood Publishing Group.

Birke, L., & Hockenhull, J. (Eds.)  2012. Crossing boundaries: Investigating human-animal relationships Vol. 14. Brill.

Braverman, Irus. 2013. Zooland: The Institution of Captivity. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

DeMello, Margo. 2012. Animals and Society: An Introduction to Human-Animal Studies. New York: Columbia University Press.

Desmond, J. C. 2016. Displaying Death and Animating Life: Human-Animal Relations in Art, Science, and Everyday Life. University of Chicago Press.

Flynn, Clifton, ed. 2008. Social Creatures: A Human and Animal Studies Reader. New York: Lantern Books.

Franklin, Adrian. 1999. Animals and Modern Cultures: A Sociology of Human–Animal Relations in Modernity. London: Sage.

Fudge, Erica. 2002. Animal. London: Reaktion.

Gruen, L. 2018. Critical Terms for Animal Studies. University of Chicago.

Hamilton, L., & Taylor, N. 2017. Ethnography after Humanism. Springer.

Haraway, Donna J. 2003. The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People, and Significant Otherness Chicago: Prickly Paradigm Press.

Haraway, Donna.  2007. When Species Meet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Herzog, Jr. Harold. 2010. Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why It’s So Hard to Think Straight About Animals. New York: Harper Collins.

Hurn, S. 2012. Humans and Other Animals: Cross-cultural Perspectives on Human-animal Interactions. Anthropology, Culture, and Society. Pluto Press.

Ingold, T. 2016. What is an Animal?. Routledge.

Irvine, L. 2004. If You Tame Me: Understanding Our Connections with Animals. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Joy, Melanie. 2009. Why we Love Dogs, Eat Pigs, and Wear Cows: An Introduction to Carnism. Newburyport, MA: Conari Press.

Kalof, L. Ed. 2017. The Oxford handbook of animal studies. Oxford University Press.

Kalof, Linda and Amy Fitzgerald (Eds.)  2007. The Animals Reader: The Essential Classic and Contemporary Writings. Oxford & New York: Berg.

Kalof, Linda and Georgina M. Montgomery, (Eds.) , 2011. Making Animal Meaning. Ann Arbor: Michigan State University Press.

Manning, Aubrey and James Serpell, (Eds.)  1994.  Animals and Human Society:  Changing Perspectives.  London:  Routledge.

McHugh, Susan and Garry Marvin. 2014. Routledge Handbook of Human Animal Studies. London: Routledge.

Melson, Gail F. 2001/2005. Why the Wild Things Are: Animals in the Lives of Children. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Overall, Christine (ed.). 2017. Pets and People: The Ethics of Our Relationships with Companion Animals. New York: Oxford University Press.

Podberscek, A., Paul, E., & Serpell, J. 2000. Companion Animals and Us. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Rothfels, Nigel, ed. 2002. Representing Animals. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

Smith, Julie A., and Robert W. Mitchell. 2013. Experiencing animal minds: an anthology of animal-human encounters. New York: Columbia University Press.

Sunstein, Cass R. and Martha Nussbaum, (Eds.)  2004. Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions New York: Oxford University Press.

Taylor, Nik and Tania Signal. 2011.Theorizing Animals: Rethinking Humanimal Relations. Leiden and Boston: Brill.

Taylor, Nik. 2013. Humans, animals, and society: an introduction to human-animal studies. New York: Lantern Books.

Turner, L., Broglio, R., & Sellbach, U. 2018. The Edinburgh Companion to Animal Studies. Edinburgh University Press.

Tyler, Tom & Manuela Rossini (Eds.)  2009. Animal Encounters Leiden, Boston & Tokyo: Brill.

Urbanik, Julie. 2012. Placing Animals: An Introduction to the Geography of Human Animal Relations. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Waldau, Paul. 2013. Animal studies: an introduction. New York: Oxford University Press.

 

Animal-Assisted Interventions

Chandler, C. K., & Otting, T. L. (Eds.)  2018. Animal-Assisted Interventions for Emotional and Mental Health: Conversations with Pioneers of the Field. Routledge.

Fine, Aubrey, ed.  2000.  Handbook on Animal-Assisted Therapy:  Theoretical Foundations and Guidelines for Practice.  San Diego:  Academic Press.

Parish-Plass, Nancy. 2013. Animal-assisted psychotherapy: theory, issues, and practice. West Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University Press.

 

Animal Behavior/Ethology/Animal Emotion & Cognition

Andrews, K. 2014. The animal mind: An introduction to the philosophy of animal cognition. Routledge.

Bekoff, M., Allen, C., & Burghardt, G. M. (Eds.). 2002. The cognitive animal: Empirical and theoretical perspectives on animal cognition. MIT press.

Berns, G. 2017. What It’s Like to be a Dog: And Other Adventures in Animal Neuroscience. Basic Books.

Bradshaw, G. 2009. Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us About Humanity. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Bradshaw, J. 2017. The Animals Among Us: How animals make us human. Basic Books.

Braitman, L. 2014. Animal madness: How anxious dogs, compulsive parrots, and elephants in recovery help us understand ourselves. Simon and Schuster.

De Waal, F. 2016. Are we smart enough to know how smart animals are? WW Norton & Company.

Francis, R. C. 2015. Domesticated: evolution in a man-made world. WW Norton & Company.

Griffin, Donald R. 2001. Animal Minds: Beyond Cognition to Consciousness. Chicago: The Univ. of Chicago Press.

Horowitz, A. 2016. Being a Dog: Following the Dog Into a World of Smell. Simon and Schuster.

Wynne, C. D., & Udell, M. A. 2013. Animal cognition: Evolution, behavior and cognition. Basingstoke, England: Palgrave Macmillan.

 

Animal Welfare Science

Appleby, M.C. 1999. What Should We Do about Animal Welfare? Blackwell Science, Oxford.

Appleby, M.C. and Hughes B.O. editors. 1997. Animal Welfare. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

Benson, G.J. and B.E. Rollin. (Eds.)  2008. The Well-Being of Farm Animals. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK.

Broom, D.M. and Fraser, A.F. 2007. Domestic Animal Behaviour and Welfare, 4th edition. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

Dawkins, M.S. 1980. Animal Suffering: The Science of Animal Welfare. Chapman and Hall, London.

Fraser, David. 2008. Understanding Animal Welfare: The Science in Its Cultural Context. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Mason, G. and Rushen, J. 2007. Stereotypic Animal Behaviour: Fundamentals and Applications to Welfare, 2nd Edition. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

Rollin, B.E., 1995. Farm Animal Welfare: Social, Bioethical, and Research Issues. Iowa State University Press, Ames, USA.

Webster, J. 1994. Animal Welfare: A Cool Eye towards Eden. Blackwell Science, Oxford.

Webster, J. 2005. Animal Welfare: Limping towards Eden. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford.

 

Anthropology

Baynes-Rock, M. 2015. Among the Bone Eaters: Encounters with Hyenas in Harar. Penn State Press.

Bulliet, Richard. 2005. Hunters, Herders, and Hamburgers: The Past and Future of Human-Animal Relationships. New York: Columbia University Press.

Cassidy, Rebecca, and Mullin, Molly, (Eds.)  2007.  Where the Wild Things Are Now: Domestication Reconsidered.  New York: Berg.

Cormier, Loretta A. 2003. Kinship with Monkeys: The Guajá Foragers of Eastern Amazonia. New York: Columbia University Press.

Davis, Susan G. 1997. Spectacular Nature: Corporate Culture and the Sea World Experience.  Berkeley: University of California Press.

Fijn, Natasha. 2011. Living With Herds: Human-Animal Coexistence in Mongolia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Hurn, S. 2012. Humans and Other Animals: Cross-cultural Perspectives on Human-animal Interactions. Anthropology, Culture, and Society. Pluto Press.

Knight, John, ed. 2005. Animals in Person:  Cultural Perspectives on Human-Animal Intimacies. Oxford: Berg.

Kohn, E. 2013. How forests think: Toward an anthropology beyond the human. Univ of California Press.

Lawrence, E. A. 1984. Rodeo: An anthropologist looks at the wild and the tame. University of Chicago Press.

Marvin, Garry. 1994. Bullfight. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Noske, B. 1989. Humans and other animals: beyond the boundaries of anthropology. London: Pluto Press.

Suzuki, Y. 2016. The Nature of Whiteness: Race, Animals, and Nation in Zimbabwe. University of Washington Press.

Vialles, Noelie.  1994. Animal to Edible.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Vitebsky, Piers. 2005. The Reindeer People: Living with Animals and Spirits in Siberia.  New York: Houghton Mifflin.

 

Archaeology

Broderick, L. 2016. People with Animals: Perspectives and Studies in Ethnozooarchaeology. Oxbow Books.

Pilaar Birch, S.E. ed. 2018. Multispecies Archaeology. Routledge.

 

Art and Art History

Aloi, Giovanni. 2012. Art and Animals. London: I.B. Tauris.

Baker, Steve. 1993. Picturing the Beast: Animals, Identity and Representation. Manchester: Manchester University Press.

Baker, Steve. 2013. Artist animal. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press.

Broglio, R. 2011. Surface encounters: Thinking with animals and art. U of Minnesota Press.

Caffo, L., & Sonzogni, V. 2015. An Art for the Other: The Animal in Philosophy and Art. Lantern Books.

Cronin, J. K. 2018. Art for Animals: Visual Culture and Animal Advocacy, 1870–1914 Vol. 12. Penn State Press.

Donald, Diana. 2008. Picturing Animals in Britain, 1750-1850. New Haven, Yale University Press.

Eddy, Kathryn, L.A. Watson and Janell O’Rourke. 2015. The Art of the Animal: Fourteen Women Artists Explore ‘The Sexual Politics of Meat’. Herndon, VA: Lantern Books.

Hadromi-Allouche, Zohar (ed.). 2017. Fallen Animals: Art, Religion, Literature. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Malamud, Randy. 2012. An introduction to animals and visual culture. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan.

 

Communication and Media Studies

Almiron, N., M, Cole, & C. P. Freeman 2015. Critical Animal and Media Studies: Communication for Nonhuman Animal Advocacy, New York: Routledge.

Freeman, C. P. 2014. Framing Farming: Communication Strategies for Animal Rights. Rodopi Press, Critical Animal Studies Series.

Merskin, D. 2018. Seeing Species: Representations of Animals in Media and Popular Culture, New Edition. Peter Lang.

Molloy, C. 2011. Popular media and animals. Springer.

 

Critical Animal Studies

Adams, C., Bell, A., Benton, T., Benston, S., Boggs, C., Davis, K., … & Mendieta, E. (2011). Critical theory and animal liberation. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Almiron, N., M, Cole, & C. P. Freeman 2015. Critical Animal and Media Studies: Communication for Nonhuman Animal Advocacy, New York: Routledge.

McCance, Dawne. 2013. Critical animal studies: an introduction. Albany: State University of New York Press.

Nocella II, A.J., Sorenson, J., Socha, K., and Matsuoka, A. (Eds.)  2013. Defining Critical Animal Studies-An Intersectional Social Justice Approach for Liberation. Peter Lang.

Sorenson, John, ed. 2014. Critical Animal Studies: Thinking the Unthinkable.

Taylor, Nik and Richard Twine. 2014. The Rise of Critical Animal Studies: From the Margins to the Centre. London: Routledge.

Taylor, S. 2017. Beasts of Burden: Animal and Disability Liberation. The New Press.

Twine, Richard. 2010. Animals as Biotechnology: Ethics, Sustainability and Critical Animal Studies London & Washington DC: Earthscan.

 

Cultural Studies

Akhtar, Salman, and Volkan, Vamik D., (Eds.)  2003. Cultural Zoo: Animals in the Human Mind and its Sublimations. Madison, CT: International Universities Press.

Animal Studies Group. 2006. Killing Animals. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Daston, Lorraine and Gregg Mitman, (Eds.)  2005. Thinking with Animals: New Perspectives on Anthropomorphism. New York: Columbia University Press.

Ham, Jennifer and Matthew Senior, (Eds.)  1997.  Animal Acts.  London:  Routledge.

Pollock, Mary S., and Catherine Rainwater, (Eds.)  2005. Figuring Animals: Essays on Animal Images in Art, Literature, Philosophy and Popular Culture. New York: Palgrave.

Simmons, Laurence, and Armstrong, Philip, (Eds.)  2007. Knowing Animals. Leiden and Boston: Brill.

Wolfe, Cary, ed. 2003. Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

 

Disability Studies

Bentley, J. K., Conrad, S., Hurley, S., Lisitza, A., Lupinacci, J., Lupinacci, M. W., … & Wolbring, G. (2017). The Intersectionality of Critical Animal, Disability, and Environmental Studies: Toward Eco-ability, Justice, and Liberation. Lexington Books.

Taylor, S. 2017. Beasts of burden: Animal and disability liberation. The New Press.

Wolbring, G. 2017. The Intersectionality of Critical Animal, Disability, and Environmental Studies: Toward Eco-ability, Justice, and Liberation. Lexington Books.

 

Ecology/Wildlife/Tourism

Bissonette, John A. ed. 1995. Integrating People & Wildlife for a Sustainable Future. Wildlife Society.

Bouse, Derek. 2000. Wildlife Films. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania.

Bradshaw, Gay. 2009. Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us About Humanity. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Chris, Cynthia. 2006. Watching Wildlife. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Decker, Daniel et al. 2001. Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management in North America. Bethesda, MD: The Wildlife Society.

Dizard, Jan. 1994. Going Wild: Hunting, Animal Rights and the Contested Meaning of Nature. Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts.

Fennell, David. 2011. Tourism and Animal Ethics. NY: Routledge.

Gobster, Paul H. & R. Bruce Hull, (Eds.)  2000. Restoring Nature: Perspectives from the Social Sciences and Humanities. Washington DC: Island Press.

Gray, Gary G. 1995. Wildlife and People: The Human Dimensions of Wildlife Ecology. University of Illinois.

Griffith, David. 1999. The Estuary’s Gift: An Atlantic Coast Cultural Biography. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University.

Herda-Rapp, A. and T.L. Goedeke, (Eds.)  2005. Mad About Wildlife: Looking at Social Conflict over Wildlife. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill Academic Publishers.

Lisa Kemmerer (Ed). Animals and the Environment: Advocacy, Activism, and the Quest for Common Ground New York: Routledge.

Kline, C. Ed. 2018. Animals, Food and Tourism. Routledge.

Love, Rosaleen. 2001. Reefscape: Reflections on the Great Barrier Reef. Washington DC: Joseph Henry Press.

Mack, Arien, ed. 1999. Humans and Other Animals. Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press.

Manfredo, Michael J. 2008. Who Cares About Wildlife? Social Science Concepts for Exploring Human-Wildlife Relationships and Conservation Issues. New York: Springer.

Markwell, K. Ed. 2015. Animals and tourism: Understanding diverse relationships Vol. 67. Channel View Publications.

Mitman, Gregg. 1999. Reel Nature: America’s Romance with Wildlife on Film. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Nurse, A. 2015. Policing Wildlife: Perspectives on the Enforcement of Wildlife Legislation. Palgrave Macmillan.

Payton, Brian. 2006. Shadow of the Bear: Travels in Vanishing Wilderness.  New York: Bloomsbury.

Scarce, Rik. 2000. Fishy Business: Salmon, Biology, and the Social Construction of Nature. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press.

Stolzenburg, William. 2008. Where the Wild Things Were. New York: Bloomsbury.

Woodroffe, Rose, Simon Thirgood and Alan Rabinowitz, (Eds.)  2005. People and Wildlife, Conflict or Co-existence? Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University.

 

Education

Lloro-Bidart, T. and V. Bansbach, (Eds.)  2018.  Animals in Environmental Education: Interdisciplinary approaches to curriculum and pedagogy. Palgrave-Macmillan.

 

English/Literature/Humanities

Armstrong, Philip. 2008. What Animals Mean in the Fiction of Modernity.  New York: Routledge.

Castricano, Jodey. 2008. Animal Subjects: An Ethical Reader in a Posthuman World.  Wilfred Laurier University Press.

Denenholz Morse, Deborah and Martin A. Danahay. 2007. Victorian Animal Dreams.  Burlington, Ashgate.

Derrida, Jacques. 2008. The Animal That Therefore I Am: More to Follow. New York: Fordham University Press.

Driscoll, K., Hoffmann, E. (Eds.)   2018. What Is Zoopoetics? Texts, Bodies, Entanglement. Palgrave Studies in Animals and Literature. Palgrave.

Fudge, Erica. 2006. Perceiving Animals: Humans and Beasts in Early Modern English Culture. Champaign: University of Illinois Press.

Herman, D. 2017. Animal Comics: Multispecies Storyworlds in Graphic Narratives. Bloomsbury Publishing.

Houser, A.M. 2017. After Coetzee: An Anthology of Animal Fictions. Faunary Press.

Johnson, L. 2017. Race Matters, Animal Matters: Fugitive Humanism in African America, 1840-1930. Routledge.

Gross, A., & Vallely, A. (Eds.) . 2012. Animals and the human imagination: A companion to animal studies. Columbia University Press.

Keenleyside, H. 2016. Animals and Other People: Literary Forms and Living Beings in the Long Eighteenth Century. University of Pennsylvania Press.

Kirkpatrick, Kathryn and Borbála Faragó (eds.). 2015. Animals in Irish Literature and Culture. New York: Palgrave Macmillan

Malamud, Randy. 2003. Poetic Animals and Animal Souls. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Mason, Jennifer. 2005. Civilized Creatures: Urban Animals, Sentimental Culture, and American Literature, 1850-1900. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

McHugh, Susan. 2011. Animal Stories: Narrating across Species Lines. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Palmeri, Frank. 2006. Humans and Other Animals in Eighteenth-Century British Culture: Representation, Hybridity, Ethics. Burlington: Ashgate.

Parry, C. 2017. Other animals in twenty-first century fiction. Palgrave.

Pick, Anat. 2011. Creaturely Poetics: Animality and Vulnerability in Literature and Film. New York: Columbia University Press.

Rohman, C. 2009. Stalking the subject: modernism and the animal. Columbia University Press.

Sanders Pollock, Mary and Catherine Rainwater. 2005.  Figuring Animals: Essays on Animal Images in Art, Literature, Philosophy, and Popular Culture. New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Stibbe, Arran. 2012. Animals Erased: discourse, ecology and reconnection with the natural world. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press.

Turner, James C.  2000. Reckoning with the Beast: Animals, Pain, and Humanity in the Victorian Mind.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Weil, Kari. 2012. Thinking Animals: Why Animal Studies Now? New York: Columbia University Press.

Wolfe, Cary. 2010. What is Posthumanism? Minneapolis & London: University of Minnesota Press.

Wolfe, Cary.  2003. Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Wolfe, Cary. 2003. Animal Rites: American Culture, the Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Woodward, Wendy, and Susan McHugh, (Eds.) 2017. Indigenous Creatures, Native Knowledges, and the Arts: Animal Studies in Modern Worlds. Springer.

 

Film and Television Studies

Bouse, Derek.2000. Wildlife Films. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania.

Burt, Jonathan. 2002. Animals in Film. London: Reaktion Books.

Chris, Cynthia. 2006. Watching Wildlife. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Lawrence, M., & McMahon, L. (Eds.)  2015. Animal Life and the Moving Image. Palgrave Macmillan.

Mills, B. 2017. Animals on Television. Palgrave Macmillan, London.

Mitman, Gregg. 1999. Reel Nature: America’s Romance with Wildlife on Film. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Pick, Anat. 2011. Creaturely Poetics: Animality and Vulnerability in Literature and Film. New York: Columbia University Press.

 

Geography

Bull, J., Holmberg, T., & Åsberg, C. (Eds.)  2017. Animal Places: Lively Cartographies of Human-Animal Relations. Routledge.

Gillespie, K., & Collard, R. C. (Eds.)  2015. Critical Animal Geographies: Politics, Intersections and Hierarchies in a Multispecies World. Routledge.

Philo, Chris, and Chris Wilbert, (Eds.)  2000. Animal Spaces, Beastly Places: New Geographies of Human-Animal Relations. Vol.10. London and New York: Routledge.

Urbanik, J., & Johnston, C. (Eds.)  2017. Humans and Animals: A Geography of Coexistence. ABC-CLIO.

Urbanik, Julie. 2012. Placing Animals: An Introduction to the Geography of Human Animal Relations. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield 2012.

Wilcox, S. and S. Rutherford 2018. Historical Animal Geographies. Routledge.

Wolch, Jennifer and J. Emel, (Eds.)  1998. Animal Geographies: Place, Politics and Identity in the Nature-Culture Borderlands. New York: Verso.

 

History

Anderson, Virginia DeJohn. 2004. Creatures of Empire: How domestic animals transformed early America. Oxford , New York: Oxford University Press.

Beers, Diane. 2006. For the Prevention of Cruelty: The history and legacy of animal rights activism in the United States. Athens, Ohio: Swallow Press.

Brantz, Dorothee (ed.). 2010. Beastly Natures: Animals, Humans, and the Study of History. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.

Campbell, Gordon Lindsay (ed.). 2014. The Oxford Handbook of Animals in Classical Thought and Life. New York: Oxford University Press.

Chez, Keridiana. 2017. Victorian Dogs, Victorian Men: Affect and Animals in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture. Columbus: Ohio State University Press.

Clutton-Brock, Juliet ed. 1989.  The Walking Larder:  Patterns of Domestication, Pastoralism, and Predation.  London:  Unwin Hyman.

Clutton-Brock, Juliet. 2012. Animals as Domesticates: A World View through History. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University.

Coren, Stanley. 2003.  The Pawprints of History:  Dogs and the Course of Human Events.  New York:  Free Press.

Creager, Angela and William C. Jordan (eds.). 2002. The Animal-Human Boundary: Historical perspectives. Rochester: University of Rochester Press.

Darnton, Robert. 1984/2001. The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History.  New York/London:  Basic/Penguin.

Fagan, Brian. 2016. The Intimate Bond: How Animals Shaped Human History. London: Bloomsbury.

Fudge, Erica, Ruth Gilbert and S. J. Wiseman, (Eds.)  1999. At the Borders of the Human: Beasts, Bodies and Natural Philosophy in the Early Modern Period. New York: St. Martin’s Press.

Fudge, Erica. 2000. Perceiving Animals: Humans and Beasts in Early Modern English Culture. New York: St. Martin’s Press.

Grier, K. C. 2010. Pets in America: A history. UNC Press Books.

Hediger, Ryan. 2013. Animals and war: studies of Europe and North America. Leiden: Brill.

Henninger-Voss, Mary, ed. 2002. Animals in Human Histories: The Mirror of Nature and Culture. Rochester: University of Rochester Press.

Hoage, R. J. and William A. Deiss (Eds.)  1996.  New Worlds, New Animals:  From Menagerie to Zoological Park in the Nineteenth Century.  Baltimore:  Johns Hopkins Press.

Kalof, Linda and Brigitte Resl, (Eds.)  2007. A Cultural History of Animals. Oxford and New York: Berg.

 

Kalof, Linda. 2007. Looking at Animals in Human History. London: Berg.

Kean, Hilda. 2017. The Great Cat and Dog Massacre: The Real Story of World War Two’s Unknown Tragedy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Kete, Kathleen. 1994. The Beast in the Boudoir: Petkeeping in Nineteenth Century Paris. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Landry, Donna. 2009. Noble Brutes: How Eastern Horses Transformed English Culture. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press.

Lansbury, Coral. 1985. The Old Brown Dog: Women, Workers, and Vivisection in Edwardian England. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press.

MacKenzie, J.M. 1988. The Empire of Nature: Hunting, Conservation and British Imperialism. Manchester: Manchester University Press.

Manning, Aubrey and James Serpell (Eds.)  1994.  Animals and Human Society:  Changing Perspectives.  London:  Routledge.

Nance, Susan, ed. 2015. The Historical Animal. Syracuse UP.

Pluskowski, Aleksander ed. 2007.  Breaking and Shaping Beastly Bodies:  Animals as Material Culture in the Middle Ages.  Oxford:  Oxbow Books.

Ritvo, Harriet. 1987. The Animal Estate. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Ritvo, Harriet. 2010. Noble Cows and Hybrid Zebras: Essays on Animals and History. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.

Rothfels, Nigel. 2002. Savages and Beasts: The Birth of the Modern Zoo. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.

Salisbury, J. 2012. The beast within: Animals in the Middle Ages. Routledge.

Thomas, Keith. 1983. Man and the Natural World:  A History of the Modern Sensibility.  New York:  Pantheon.

Tuan, Yi-Fu. 1984. Dominance and Affection:  The Making of Pets.  New Haven:  Yale University Press.

 

Labor Studies

Coulter, Kendra. 2015. Animals, Work, and the Promise of Interspecies Solidarity. Palgrave Macmillan.

Hamilton, L., & Taylor, N. 2013. Animals at work: Identity, politics and culture in work with animals. Brill.

 

Law

Curnutt, Jordan. 2001. Animals and the Law Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO

Favre, David. 2003. Animals: Welfare, Interests, and Rights East Lansing, Michigan: Animal Law and History Web Center, Michigan State University-Detroit College of Law.

Francione, Gary L. 1995. Animals, Property, and the Law. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Francione, Gary L. 2008. Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation. New York: Columbia University Press.

Freyfogle and Goble. 2008. Wildlife Law: A Primer Washington: Island Press.

Nussbaum, Martha. 2006. Frontiers of Justice: Disability, Nationality, Species Membership Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Radford, M. 2001. Animal Welfare Law in Britain: Regulation and Responsibility. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Schaffner, Joan. 2010. An Introduction to Animals and the Law. Springer.

Sunstein, Cass R. and Martha Nussbaum, (Eds.)  2004. Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions New York: Oxford University Press

Waisman, Sonia, Pamela D. Frasch, and Bruce A. Wagman, (Eds.)  2006. Animal Law: Cases and Materials, Third Edition, Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press.

Wise, Steven M. 2000. Rattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals Cambridge, Massachusetts: Merloyd Lawrence/Perseus Curnutt.

Wise, Steven M. 2002. Drawing the Line: Science and the Case for Animal Rights. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Books.

 

Performance Studies

Chaudhuri, Una and Holly Hughes, (Eds.)  2013. Animal Acts: Performing Species Today. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

Parker-Starbuck, Jennifer and Lourdes Orozco, (Eds.)  2015. Performing Animality: Animals in Performance Practices. Palgrave Macmillan.

Raber, K., & Mattfeld, M. (Eds.)  2017. Performing Animals: History, Agency, Theater Vol. 11. Penn State Press.

Rohman, C. 2018. Choreographies of the Living: Bioaesthetics in Literature, Art, and Performance. Oxford UP.

 

Philosophy and Ethics

Aaltola, Elisa. 2012. Animal Suffering: Philosophy and Culture. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan.

Armstrong, Susan J. and Richard G. Botzler. 2008. The Animal Ethics Reader 2nd ed. London & New York: Routledge.

Atterton, Peter and Matthew Calarco, (Eds.)  2004. Animal Philosophy: Essential Readings in Continental Thought. London: Continuum.

Caffo, L., & Sonzogni, V. 2015. An Art for the Other: The Animal in Philosophy and Art. Lantern Books.

Calarco, Matthew Zoographies: The Question of the Animal from Heidegger to Derrida NY: Columbia University Press, 2008.

Carruthers, Peter. 1992. The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.

Cavalieri, P. Ed. 2016. Philosophy and the Politics of Animal Liberation. Springer.

Cavalieri, Paola and Peter Singer, (Eds.)  1993. The Great Ape Project: Equality Beyond Humanity. NY: St.  Martin’s Press.

Chignell, A., T. Cuneo, and M. Halteman, (Eds.)  2016. Philosophy Comes to Dinner. Arguments on the Ethics of Eating. New York, NY, Routledge.

Cohen, Carl and Tom Regan. 2001. The Animal Rights Debate. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Crane, J. Ed.. 2015. Beastly Morality: Animals as Ethical Agents. Columbia.

DeGrazia, David. 1996. Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status. Cambridge, Eng.:  Cambridge Univ. Press.

DeGrazia, D. 2002. Animal rights: a very short introduction. Oxford Paperbacks.

Dupré, John. 2002. Humans and Other Animals. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Engel, M. and G. Comstock, (Eds.)  2016. The Moral Rights of Animals. Lanham, MD, Lexington Books.

Francione, Gary L. 1996. Rain without Thunder: the Ideology of the Animal Rights Movement. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Francione, Gary L. 2008. Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation. New York: Columbia University Press.

Franklin, Julian H. 2005. Animal Rights and Moral Philosophy. NY: Columbia University Press.

Frey, R.G. 1980. Interests and Rights: the Case against Animals. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Frey, R.G. 1983. Rights, Killing, and Suffering: Moral Vegetarianism and Applied Ethics. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.

Gruen, L. 2015. Entangled empathy: an alternative ethic for our relationship with animals. Lantern.

Gruen, Lori. 2011. Ethics and Animals. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Hursthouse, Rosalind. 2000. Ethics, Humans and Other Animals: an Introduction with Readings. NY: Routledge.

Linzey, A., & Linzey, C. 2018. The Palgrave Handbook of Practical Animal Ethics. Palgrave.

Midgley, Mary. 1983. Animals and Why They Matter. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press.

Nussbaum, Martha C. 2006. Frontiers of Justice: Disability, Nationality, Species Membership. Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

Overall, C. 2017. Pets and People: The Ethics of Companion Animals. Oxford University Press.

Palmer, Clare. 2010. Animal Ethics in Context. New York: Columbia University Press.

Rachels, James. 1990. Created from Animals: the Moral Implications of Darwinism. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press.

Regan, Tom, 2004. Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Regan, Tom, and Peter Singer, (Eds.)  1989. Animal Rights and Human Obligations, 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs:  Prentice-Hall.

Regan, Tom, ed. 1986. Animal Sacrifices: Religious Perspectives on the Use of Animals in Science, Ethics and Action. Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press

Regan, Tom. 2001. Defending Animal Rights. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press.

Regan, Tom. 2003. Animal Rights, Human Wrongs: An Introduction to Moral Philosophy. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Regan, Tom. 2004. The Case for Animal Rights. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press.

Sandøe, P. and Christiansen, S.B. 2008. Ethics of Animal Use. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK

Sapontzis, Steve F. 1987. Morals, Reason, and Animals. Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press.

Sapontzis, Steve F., ed. 2004. Food for Thought: the Debate over Eating Meat. NY: Prometheus Books.

Singer, Peter, ed. 1985. In Defense of Animals. NY: Harper and Ro.

Singer, Peter, ed. 2006. In Defense of Animals: the Second Wave. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Singer, Peter. 2002. Animal Liberation, rev. ed. NY: Harper Perennial.

Steeves, H. Peter, ed. 1999. Animal Others: On Ethics, Ontology, and Animal Life. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Steiner, Gary. 2005. Anthropomorphism and Its Discontents: The Moral Status of Animals in the History of Western Philosophy. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.

Sunstein, Cass R. and Martha Nussbaum, (Eds.)  2004. Animal Rights: Current Debates and New Directions New York: Oxford University Press

Taylor, A. 2003. Animals and Ethics: An Overview of the Philosophical Debate. Broadview Press, Peterborough, Canada.

Warren, Mary Anne. 1997. Moral Status: Obligations to Persons and Other Living Things. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 

Political Science

Donaldson, Sue and Will Kymlicka. 2011. Zoopolis: A Political Theory of Animal Rights. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Kim, C. J. 2015. Dangerous Crossings. Cambridge University Press.

O’Sullivan, Siobhan. 2011. Animals, Equality and Democracy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Pachirat, T. 2011. Every twelve seconds: Industrialized slaughter and the politics of sight. Yale University Press.

 

Philosophy of Technology

Shew, A. 2017. Animal Constructions and Technological Knowledge. Lexington Books.

 

Primatology

Dore, K. M., Riley, E. P., & Fuentes, A. (Eds.)  2017. Ethnoprimatology Vol. 76. Cambridge University Press.

Montgomery, Georgina. 2015. Primates in the Real World: Escaping Primate Folklore and Creating Primate Science. University of Virginia Press.

Strier, K. 2016. Primate Ethnographies. Routledge.

Strum, Shirley C. and Linda M. Fedigan, (Eds.)  2000. Primate Encounters: Models of Science, Gender and Society. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

 

Psychology

Ascione, F. 2005. Children and Animals: Exploring the Roots of Kindness and Cruelty. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press.

Bradshaw, Gay. 2009. Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us About Humanity. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Melson, G. 2001. Why the Wild Things are: Animals in the Lives of Children. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Mitchell, R., Thompson, N., & Miles, L. (Eds.)  1997. Anthropomorphism, Anecdotes, and Animals. Albany: State University of New York Press.

 

Queer Studies

Bagemihl, B. 1999. Biological exuberance: Animal homosexuality and natural diversity. Macmillan.

Chen, M. Y. 2012. Animacies: Biopolitics, racial mattering, and queer affect. Duke University Press.

Hird, M. J., & Giffney, N. (Eds.). 2016. Queering the Non/Human. Routledge.

Mortimer-Sandilands, C., & Erickson, B. (Eds.). 2010. Queer ecologies: Sex, nature, politics, desire. Indiana University Press.

Roughgarden, J. 2013. Evolution’s rainbow: Diversity, gender, and sexuality in nature and people. Univ of California Press.

 

Race Studies

Johnson, L. 2017. Race Matters, Animal Matters: Fugitive Humanism in African America, 1840-1930. Routledge.

Kim, C. J. 2015. Dangerous Crossings: Race, Species and Nature in a Multicultural Age. Cambridge University Press.

Suzuki, Y. 2016. The Nature of Whiteness: Race, Animals, and Nation in Zimbabwe. University of Washington Press.

 

Religious Studies/Theology

Ambros, B. R. 2012. Bones of contention: animals and religion in contemporary Japan. University of Hawaii Press.

Baldick, Julian. 2000. Animals and Shaman: Ancient Religions of Central Asia. New York: New York University Press.

Clough, David L. 2012. On Animals: Volume 1, Systematic Theology. London: Continuum.

Clough, D.L. 2018. On Animals II: Theological Ethics. T&T Clark/Bloomsbury.

Cohn-Sherbok, Dan. 2002. Judaism. Routledge.

Foltz, Richard 2006. Animals in Islamic Tradition and Muslim Cultures. Oxford: Oneworld.

Grim, John, ed., 2001. Indigenous Traditions and Ecology: The Interbeing of Cosmology and Community, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard.

Gross Aaron, S. 2015. The Question of the Animal and Religion: Theoretical Stakes, Practical Implications. New York: Columbia University Press.

Hobgood, L., & Bauman, W. (Eds.)  2018. The Bloomsbury Handbook of Religion and Nature: The Elements. Bloomsbury Publishing.

Hobgood-Oster, L. 2008. Holy dogs and asses: Animals in the Christian tradition. University of Illinois Press.

Hobgood-Oster, L. 2010. The Friends We Keep: unleashing Christianity’s compassion for animals. Baylor University Press.

Kalechofsky, Roberta, ed. 1992. Judaism & Animal Rights: Classical & Contemporary Responses. Marblehead, Mass.: Micah Publications

Kemmerer, Lisa and Anthony Nocella II. 2011. Call to Compassion: Religious Perspectives on Animal Advocacy. New York: Lantern.

Kemmerer, Lisa. 2012. Animals and World Religions. Oxford: Oxford UP.

Linzey, Andrew. 1995. Animal Theology. University of Illinois Press ed. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Perlo, Katherine Wills. 2009. Kinship and Killing: The Animal in World Religions. New York: Columbia University Press.

Schaefer, Donovan. 2015. Religious Affects: Animality, Evolution, and Power. Durham: Duke University Press.

Schochet, Elijah Judah 1984. Animal Life in Jewish Tradition: Attitudes and Relationships. NY: Ktav Publishing House

Toperoff, Shlomo Pesach 1995. Animal Kingdom in Jewish Thought. New Jersey: Jason Aronson

Waldau, Paul 2002. Specter of Speciesism: Buddhist and Christian Views of Animals. American Academy of Religion Academy Series. New York: Oxford University Press.

Waldau, Paul, and Kimberley C. Patton. 2006. A Communion of Subjects: Animals in Religion, Science, and Ethics. New York: Columbia University Press.

Webb, Stephen H. 1997. On God and Dogs: A Christian Theology of Compassion for Animals, New York: Oxford University Press.

 

Rhetoric

Bjørkdahl, K. and Parrish, A.C. 2017. Rhetorical Animals: Boundaries of the Human in the Study of Persuasion. Rowman.

Goodale, G. 2015. The Rhetorical Invention of Man: A History of Distinguishing Humans from Other Animals. Lexington Books.

Hawhee, D. 2016. Rhetoric in Tooth and Claw: Animals, Language, Sensation. University of Chicago Press.

 

Science and Technology Studies

Franklin, S. 2007. Dolly mixtures: The remaking of genealogy. Duke University Press.

Jones, S. D. 2003. Valuing animals: Veterinarians and their patients in modern America. JHU Press.

Wilkie, R. 2010. Livestock/deadstock: Working with farm animals from birth to slaughter. Temple University Press.

 

Social Work and Criminology/Cruelty to Animals

Ascione, F.R. 2008. The international handbook of animal abuse and cruelty: Theory, research and application. Indiana: Purdue University Press.

Ascione, Frank and Phil Arkow, (Eds.)  1999. Child Abuse. Domestic Violence, and Animal Abuse: Linking the Circles of Compassion for Prevention and Intervention.  West Lafayette, IN:  Purdue University Press.

Beck, Alan and Aaron Katcher.  1996.  Between Pets and People:  the Importance of Animal Companionship. West Lafayette, IN:  Purdue University Press.

Beirne, P. 2018. Murdering Animals: Writings on Theriocide, Homicide and Nonspeciesist Criminology. Springer.

Beirne, Piers. 2009. Confronting Animal Abuse – Law, Criminology, and Human-Animal Relationships. New York: Rowman and Littlefield.

Brewster, Mary P., and Cassandra Reyes. 2012. Animal cruelty: a multidisciplinary approach to understanding. Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press.

Carlisle-Frank, P. & Flanagan, T. 2006. Silent victims: Recognizing and stopping abuse of the family pet.  ILL: Purdue.

Fitzgerald, Amy J. 2005. Animal Abuse and Family Violence: Researching the Interrelationships of Abusive Power. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press.

Flynn, Cliff. 2012. Understanding Animal Abuse: A Sociological Perspective. New York: Lantern Books.

Hoffer, T., Hargreaves-Cormany, H., Muirhead, Y., & Meloy, J. R. 2018. Violence in Animal Cruelty Offenders. Springer.

Levitt, L., Patronek, G., & Grisso, T. (Eds.)  2015. Animal Maltreatment: Forensic Mental Health Issues and Evaluations. Oxford University Press.

Lockwood, R., & Ascione, F. (Eds.)  1998. Cruelty to animals and interpersonal violence: Readings in research and application. Indiana: Purdue University Press.

Maher, J., H. Pierpoint and P. Beirne. 2017. Palgrave International Handbook of Animal Abuse Studies. Palgrave.

Randour, M.L. & Davidson, H. 2008. A common bond: Maltreated children and animals in the home: Guidelines for Practice and Policy. CO: American Humane.

Ryan, T. 2011. Animals and social work: A moral introduction. Springer.

Shapiro, K., Randour, M.L, Krinsk, S. and Wolf, J.L. 2014.  The Assessment and Treatment of Children Who Abuse Animals. Springer.

Shapiro, Kenneth, and Antonia JZ Henderson. 2016. The identification, assessment, and treatment of adults who abuse animals: The AniCare approach. Springer.

Stewart, K., & Cole, M. 2014. Our Children and Other Animals: The Cultural Construction of Human-animal Relations in Childhood. Ashgate Publishing, Ltd..

Tiplady, C. 2013. Animal abuse: helping animals and people. CABI.

Sociology

Alger, Janet and Steve Alger.  2003.  Cat Culture:  The Social World of a Cat Shelter. Philadelphia:  Temple University Press.

Arluke, Arnold and Clinton Sanders.  1996.  Regarding Animals.  Philadelphia:  Temple University Press.

Bell, Michael.  2004.  An Invitation to Environmental Sociology. Thousand Oaks, CA:  Pine Forge Press.

Bull, J., Holmberg, T., & Åsberg, C. (Eds.)  2017. Animal Places: Lively Cartographies of Human-Animal Relations. Routledge.

Cole, M., & Stewart, K. 2016. Our children and other animals: The cultural construction of human-animal relations in childhood. Routledge.

Fitzgerald, Amy J. 2015. Animals as Food: (Re)connecting Production, Processing, Consumption, and Impacts. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press.

Franklin, Adrian. 1999. Animals and Modern Cultures: A Sociology of Human–Animal Relations in Modernity. London: Sage.

Irvine, Leslie. 2004.  If You Tame Me:  Understanding our Connections With Animals. Philadelphia:  Temple University Press.

Irvine, Leslie. 2013. My dog always eats first: homeless people and their animals. Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

Kalof, L. Ed. 2017. The Oxford handbook of animal studies. Oxford University Press.

Nibert, D., ed. 2017. Animal Oppression and Capitalism. Columbia.

Nibert, David.  2002.  Animal Rights; Human Rights:  Entanglements of Oppression and Domination.  Lanham, M:  Rowman & Littlefield.

Peggs, Kay. 2012. Animals and Sociology. New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Pręgowski, Michał Piotr (ed.). 2016. Companion Animals in Everyday Life: Situating Human-Animal Engagement within Cultures. New York: Palgrave/Macmillan.

Sanders, Clinton.  1999.  Understanding Dogs:  Living and Working with Canine Companions.  Philadelphia:  Temple University Press.

 

Women’s Studies/Gender Studies/Feminism

Adams, C. J. 1994.  Neither man nor beast: Feminism and the defense of animals. NY: The Continuum Publishing Company.

Adams, Carol and Josephine Donovan, (Eds.)  1994. Animals and Women: Feminist Theoretical Explorations. Durham and London: Duke University Press.

Adams, Carol J. and Lori Gruen (eds.). 2014. Ecofeminism: Feminist Intersections with Other Animals and the Earth. New York: Bloomsbury.

Birke, L. 1994. Feminism, animals and science: The naming of the shrew. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Donovan, Josephine and Carol J. Adams, (Eds.)  2007. The Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics: A Reader. New York: Columbia University Press.

Donovan, Josephine and Carol Adams (eds.). 1996. Beyond Animal Rights: A Feminist Caring Ethic for the Treatment of Animals. New York: Continuum.

Donovan, Josephine and Carol Adams (eds.). 1995. Animals and Women: Feminist Theoretical Explorations. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.

Gaard, G.  2017.  Critical Ecofeminism.  Lexington Books.

Gaard, G., ed. 1993. Ecofeminism: Women, Animals, Nature. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Gaarder, Emily. 2011. Women and The Animal Rights Movement. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

Gruen, L. 2015. Entangled empathy an alternative ethic for our relationship with animals. Lantern.

Kemmerer, Lisa (ed.). 2011. Speaking Up for Animals: An Anthology of Women’s Voices. Boulder: Paradigm.

Kemmerer, Lisa (ed.). 2011. Sister Species: Women, Animals, and Social Justice. Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois Press.

Socha, Kim. 2012. Women, Destruction, and the Avant-garde: A Paradigm for Animal Liberation. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

 

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