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An Introduction to Animals and Political Theory is a 2010 textb...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
An Introduction to Animals and Political Theory is a 2010 textbook by the British political theorist Alasdair Cochrane. It is the first book in the publisher Palgrave Macmillan's Animal Ethics Series, edited by Andrew Linzey and Priscilla Cohn. Cochrane's book examines five schools of political theory—utilitarianism, liberalism, communitarianism, Marxism and feminism—and their respective relationships with questions concerning animal rights and the political status of (non-human) animals. Cochrane co
an introduction to animals and political theory

Trump's America: Playing the Victim

E-Flux - 07 Sep 2017
The European tradition knows three main lines of political thought: liberal, nationalist (or fascist), and socialist. Thus, it is a bit different from the American tradition that differentiates between liberals and conservatives. Today, it is normal in ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Catholicism in the Modern World

First Things - 25 Aug 2017
Yet from within this typically modern and literary medium of expression, Newman does in fact offer the modern person a profound introduction to classical doctrinal questions. He does ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

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VietNamNet Bridge - 17 Sep 2017
On theory, HCMC is qualified to become a hub to provide seedling for the South and the country. Experiences of Thailand, South Korea and ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Low Rate of Unionization in US Consequence of Deregulation

The Real News Network - 07 Sep 2017
And so the middle class and big chunks of the working class have not been getting significant wage increases for over 30 years now, and that has had enormous consequences for not just the economy, but family structure, and of course for politics. So ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

The Politically Subversive Power of Puppies

The Atlantic - 06 Mar 2017
But when people see cute animals paired with political messages, “we not only let our guard down, but we actually open up our hearts and become more receptive when faced with cuteness,” she says. ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Therapy animals are everywhere, but proof that they help is not

Tampabay.com - 05 Jul 2017
Earlier this year in the Journal of Applied Developmental Science, an introduction to a series of articles on "animal-assisted intervention" said research into its efficacy "remains in its infancy." A recent literature review by Molly Crossman, a Yale ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Invisible Manipulators of Your Mind

The New York Review of Books - 31 Mar 2017
The most influential of Kahneman and Tversky's discoveries, however, is “prospect theory,” since this has provided the most important basis of the “biases and heuristics” approach of the new behavioral sciences. They looked at the way in which people ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

More than Animals

Commonweal - 10 May 2017
“We human beings are animals, governed by the laws of biology.” So begins Roger Scruton's new book, based on his Test Memorial Lectures at Princeton. This opening sentence could as well have begun a book on human nature by a materialist philosopher ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Book Review: Theory of the Border by Thomas Nail

USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog) - 05 Feb 2017
While this wide-ranging book offers less a theory of the border than a taxonomy based on historical, largely European border regimes, Alex Sager nonetheless welcomes it as an ambitious, rich and suggestive work that has much to offer political theories ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Nocturnal Animals: The Art Without the Heart

The Atlantic - 18 Nov 2016
Moreover, it was elevated into something greater by an extraordinary central performance by Colin Firth, who should have won an Oscar then and there instead of having to wait another year for The King's Speech. Nocturnal Animals shares the exceptional ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Animal rights industry never has to take bait

The Australian - 23 Apr 2017
Since the introduction of netting and drum lines on popular southeast Queensland beaches in 1962 there has been only one death at a protected beach, compared with 27 at the same beaches between 1919 and 1961. Shark attacks also fell dramatically in ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

An Introduction to Coral Reefs

Link TV - 17 Mar 2017
The tropical latitudes of the world's oceans could be called the desert sand dunes of the ocean. They are barren, relatively sterile places. The water is a pleasure to swim and snorkel in – but because it is so warm, it tends to float on top of the ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

A trade economist wins the John Bates Clark medal

The Economist - 20 Apr 2017
At the time, most inland transport in India was hauled by draught animals: with carts where roads existed and were passable; packed on animals' backs when they were not, which was often. Moving goods across the ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Connecticut Animal Welfare Groups Passionately Protect Animals

Connecticut Magazine - 18 Apr 2017
iStockphotoIn his seminal 1923 work The Philosophy of Civilization, Albert Schweitzer wrote, “We must fight against the spirit of unconscious cruelty with which we treat the animals. Animals suffer as much as we do. True humanity does not allow us to ...
an introduction to animals and political theory

Are You Ready for 'Feminist Geography'?

The Weekly Standard - 20 Jul 2017
Cockayne, an “economic geographer,” says his research “is influenced by social theory, including feminist theory, Marx's writing, political theory, post-structuralism, psychoanalysis, and queer and affect theory . . . Additionally, Daniel also ...

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