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The Farm Myth: Fantasy Farms, Factory Farming

by Vita Sleigh Falmouth University “It is an indication of the extent to which people are now isolated from the animals they eat that children brought up on storybooks that lead them to think of a farm as a place …[of] …idyllic conditions might be able to live out...

The Political Economy of Meat

Lundström, M. (2019). The Political Economy of Meat. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, 1-10. This paper discusses variegated scholarly approaches to what is here typified as a political economy of meat. Identified as a multifaceted, transdisciplinary...

Should We Eat Our Research Subjects?

Watt, Y. M., O’Sullivan, S., & Probyn-Rapsey, F. (2018). Should We Eat Our Research Subjects? Advocacy and Animal Studies. Animal Studies Journal, 7(1), 180-205. This paper examines data from a survey of Animal Studies scholars undertaken by the authors in...

Beyond the Story of Sustainable Meat

Pilgrim, K. (2019). Beyond the Story of Sustainable Meat. Society & Animals, 27(1), 75-91. This paper examines Pollan’s The Omnivore’s Dilemma (2006) and Kingsolver’s Animal, Vegetable, Miracle (2007), and argues that pastoral and narrative elements of these...