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Articles on Animal Research, Research Animals & Research Personnel

This is a collection of articles on Animal Research, Research Animals, and Research Personnel from the Society & Animals Journal in relation to the studies of the human-animal relationship.  The Society & Animals Journal is academic journal that publishes studies that describe and analyze our experiences of non-human animals from the perspective of various disciplines within both the social sciences and humanities.

Kraska, K. (2018). Are We Justified in Conducting Invasive Research on Captive Apes for Their Wild Counterparts?. Society & Animals, 26(6), 598-615.

A Feeling For The Animal: On Becoming An Experimentalist. Tora Holmberg. Volume 16, Issue 4. Pages: 316 –335.

Perpetration-induced Traumatic Stress in Persons Who Euthanize Nonhuman Animals in Surgeries, Animal Shelters, and Laboratories. Vanessa Rohlf and Pauleen Bennett. Volume 13, Issue 3. Pages: 201 –220.

Animals in Experimental Reports: The Rhetoric of Science. Lynda Birke and Jane Smith. Volume 3, Issue 1. Pages: 23 –42.

Are Smelly Animals Happy? Competing Definitions of Laboratory Animal Cruelty and Public Policy. Julian McAllister Groves. Volume 2, Issue 2. Pages 125 – 144.

Attitudes on Animal Research Predict Acceptance of Genetic Modification Technologies by University Undergraduates. Kara I. Gabriel; Brook H. Rutledge; Cynthia L. Barkley. Volume 20, Issue 4. Pages: 381 –400.

Death by Decapitation: A Case Study of the Scientific Definition of Animal Welfare. Lawrence G. Carbone. Volume 5, Issue 3. Pages: 239 –256.

Ethical Ideology and Moral Persuasion: Personal Moral Philosophy, Gender, and Judgments of Pro- and Anti-Animal Research Propaganda. Darcy Nickell and Harold Herzog, Jr.. Volume 4, Issue 1. Pages: 53 –64.

Exploring the Gender Gap in Young Adults’ Attitudes about Animal Research. Linda K. Pifer. Volume 4, Issue 1. Pages: 37 –52.

Guest Editors’ Introduction, Traci Warkentin and Gavan P.L. Watson. Volume 22, Issue 1. Pages 1 – 7.

Catching the Rat: Understanding Multiple and Contradictory Human-Rat Relations as Situated Practices. Koen Beumer. Volume 22, Issue 1. Pages 8 – 25.

How the Politics of Inclusion/Exclusion and the Neuroscience of Dehumanization/Rehumanization Can Contribute to Animal Activists’ Strategies: Bestia Sacer II. Robin Mackenzie. Volume 19, Issue 4. Pages: 407 –424.

Human Uniqueness in the Age of Ape Language Research. Mary Trachsel. Volume 18, Issue 4. Pages: 397 –412.

Individual Difference And Study-Specific Characteristics Influencing Attitudes About The Use Of Animals In Medical Research. Bill Henry; Roarke Pulcino. Volume 17, Issue 4. Pages: 305 –324.

Perpetration-induced Traumatic Stress in Persons Who Euthanize Nonhuman Animals in Surgeries, Animal Shelters, and Laboratories. Rohlf, Vanessa; Bennett, Pauleen. Volume 13, Issue 3. Pages: 201 –220.

Personality Differences between Pro- and Anti-Vivisectionists. John Broida, Leanne Tingley, Robert Kimball and Joseph Miele. Volume 1, Issue 2,. Pages: 129 –144.

Protecting Animals versus the Pursuit of Knowledge: The Evolution of the British Animal Research Policy Process. Dan Lyons. Volume 19, Issue 4,. Pages: 356 –367.

Public Attitudes toward Animal Research: Some International Comparisons. Linda Pifer, Kinya Shimizu, and Ralph Pifer. Volume 2, Issue 2. Pages: 95 –113.

Savages, Drunks and Lab Animals: The Researcher’s Perception of Pain. Mary T. Phillips. Volume 1, Issue 1. Pages 61 – 81.
Us and Them: Scientists’ and Animal Rights Campaigners’ Views of the Animal Experimentation Debate. Elizabeth S. Paul. Volume 3, Issue 1. Pages: 1 –21.

Vivisection as War: The “Moral Diseases” of Animal Experimentation and Slavery in British Victorian. Hayley Rose Glaholt. Volume 20, Issue 2. Pages: 154 –172.

Who Said That? Status Presentation in Media Accounts of the Animal Experimentation Debate. Corwin R. Kruse. Volume 6, Issue 3. Pages 235 – 243.
Who-or- What are the Rats (and Mice) in the Laboratory? Lynda Birke. Volume 11, Issue 3. Pages 207 – 224.

Constructing the Biotech Nonhuman Animal: Instrumentalism and Ambivalence, Sari Ung-Lanki

Updated January 2019

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