By Erin McKenna,Andrew Light
What does American pragmatism give a contribution to modern debates approximately human-animal relationships? Does it recognize our connections to all dwelling issues? Does it carry us in the direction of a moral remedy of all animals? What approximately looking, vegetarianism, animal experimentation, and the welfare of cattle? whereas questions about human family with animals were with us for millennia, there was a marked upward push in public understanding approximately animal issues—even McDonald’s advertises that they use humanely taken care of animals as foodstuff assets. In Animal Pragmatism, 12 energetic and provocative essays tackle matters on the intersection of pragmatist philosophy and animal welfare. themes conceal a extensive variety of concerns, together with ethical attention of animals, the ethics of animal experimentation, institutional animal care, environmental defense of animal habitat, farm animal welfare, animal communique, and animal morals. Readers who engage with animals, no matter if as pets or on a plate, will discover a powerful and engaging exploration of human-nonhuman relationships.
Contributors are James M. Albrecht, Douglas R. Anderson, Steven Fesmire, Glenn Kuehn, Todd Lekan, Andrew mild, John J. McDermott, Erin McKenna, Phillip McReynolds, Ben Minteer, Matthew Pamental, Paul Thompson, and Jennifer Welchman.
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Animal Pragmatism: Rethinking Human-Nonhuman Relationships by Erin McKenna,Andrew Light