What is the difference between animal rights and animal welfare? What inspires people to take on the different causes of non-human animals? How do people vary in their views on the rights of animals? Students will be encouraged to think critically as they discover there are no black and white answers to these and other questions. This fascinating collection of profiles is written by and about those who are actively involved in the pro/con aspects of the animal rights and animal welfare movements.
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Animal Rights: History and Scope of a Radical Social Movement By Harold D. Guither Southern Illinois University Press, 1998
Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know By Paul Waldau Oxford University Press, 2011
Is God a Vegetarian? Christianity, Vegetarianism, and Animal Rights By Richard Alan Young Open Court, 1999
Punishing Animal Rights Activists for Animal Abuse: Rapid Reporting and the New Wave of Ag-Gag Laws By Shea, Matthew Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems, Vol. 48, No. 3, Spring 2015
A Modest Proposal for Advancing Animal Rights By Sullivan, Diane M. Vietzke, Holly Coyne, Michael L. Albany Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 4, Fall 2008
Human-Animal Relationship: Understanding Animal Rights in the Islamic Ecological Paradigm By Islam, Md Nazrul Islam, Md Saidul Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies, Vol. 14, No. 41, Summer 2015
Peer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s).
When Activists Attack: Companies Square off against Animal Rights Groups By Bohacik, Ashley Risk Management, Vol. 55, No. 3, March 2008
Bills Target Attacks by Animal Rights Activists By Issues in Science and Technology, Vol. 23, No. 1, Fall 2006
Across the Great Divide: Environmentalists and Animal Rights Activists Battle over Vegetarianism. (Cover Story) By Motavalli, Jim E Magazine, Vol. 13, No. 1, January-February 2002
Crackdown on Animal-Rights Activists ; New Jersey Guilty Verdict Puts Focus on Extremists' Tactics That Congress Is Trying to Curb By Brad Knickerbocker writer of The Christian Science Monitor The Christian Science Monitor, March 7, 2006
Adoption Better Than Buying a Pup, Say Animal Rights Activists By Hindustan Times (New Delhi, India), February 22, 2015
Animal-Rights Activists Get Personal in Wave of California Attacks By Wood, Daniel B The Christian Science Monitor, March 13, 2009