Human and Other Animals

Critical Perspectives

  • Bob Carter
  • Nickie Charles

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Human-Animal Connections: An Introduction

    1. Bob Carter, Nickie Charles
      Pages 1-27
  3. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. John Law, Mara Miele
      Pages 50-65
  4. Part II

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 243-249

About this book

Introduction

This collection examines human-animal relations and the different ways in which they can be understood, exploring animal rights and animal welfare; whether and under what circumstances animals are regarded as social actors with agency; media representations of human-animal relations; and the relation between animals and national identity.

Keywords

biology culture identity law Nation national identity nature organization politics Presse sociology

Editors and affiliations

  • Bob Carter
    • 1
  • Nickie Charles
    • 1
  1. 1.University of WarwickUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230321366
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-31969-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-32136-6
  • About this book