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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 25 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking by Rachel Love Nuwer
    Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking - by Rachel Love Nuwer

    £16.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781911617082 | ISBN 10: 1911617087

    An intrepid investigation of the criminal world of wildlife trafficking — the poachers, the traders, and the customers — and of those fighting against it.   Journalist Rachel Love Nuwer plunges the reader into the underground of global wil ... more

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  • Cover image of book Humankind: Solidarity with Non-Human People by Timothy Morton
    Humankind: Solidarity with Non-Human People - by Timothy Morton

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781788731003 | ISBN 10: 178873100x

    A radical call for solidarity between humans and non-humans.   What is it that makes humans human? As science and technology challenge the boundaries between life and non-life, between organic and inorganic, this ancient question is more timel ... more

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  • Cover image of book Cow by Beat Sterchi
    Cow - by Beat Sterchi

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786697479 | ISBN 10: 1786697475

    Cow is the story of a Spanish agricultural labourer, Ambrosio, who goes to Switzerland as a Gastarbeiter. He is bound for Innenwald, a village in the Swiss highlands, and the novel begins as he is about to spend a summer working for Farmer Knuchel. I ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Pig in Thin Air: An Identiffication by Alex Lockwood
    The Pig in Thin Air: An Identiffication - by Alex Lockwood

    £13.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781590565353 | ISBN 10: 1590565355

    In this searingly honest account of how he came to terms with his destructive habits and changed his relationship with his own body, Alex Lockwood — writer, educator, and activist working in the fields of literature, creative writing, media, and th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Inglorious: Conflict in the Uplands by Mark Avery
    Inglorious: Conflict in the Uplands - by Mark Avery

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781472917430 | ISBN 10: 147291743x

    Driven grouse shooting, where flocks of Red Grouse are chased by lines of beaters so that they fly over lines of 'guns' that shoot the fast-flying birds, is a peculiarly British fieldsport. It is also peculiarly British in that it is deeply rooted in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Neither Man nor Beast: Feminism and the Defense of Animals by Carol J. Adams
    Neither Man nor Beast: Feminism and the Defense of Animals - by Carol J. Adams

    £16.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781590565087 | ISBN 10: 1590565088

    "[Adams] advocates an activism that reveals the truth about animal suffering and about women's lives."(Library Journal) "Carol Adams looks unsparingly at the way our culture has conditioned us to accept as normal the staggering cruelty inflicted d ... more

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  • Cover image of book Defiant Daughters: 21 Women on Art, Activism, Animals, and The Sexual Politics of Meat by Kara Davis and Wendy Lee (Editors)
    Defiant Daughters: 21 Women on Art, Activism, Animals, and The Sexual Politics of Meat - by Kara Davis and Wendy Lee (Editors)

    £16.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781590564196 | ISBN 10: 1590564197

    When The Sexual Politics of Meat: A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory by Carol J. Adams was published more than twenty years ago, it caused an immediate stir among writers and thinkers, feminists, and animal rights activists. Never before had the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Animal Rights by Mark Rowlands
    Animal Rights - by Mark Rowlands

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781444178845 | ISBN 10: 1444178849

    Are humans really different at all?  Animal Rights is a big deal. From animal testing to vegetarianism, and hunting to preservation of fish stocks, it's a topic that's always in the news. Mark Rowlands, author of The Philosopher and the Wolf, ... more

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  • Cover image of book Theatre and Animals by Lourdes Orozco
    Theatre and Animals - by Lourdes Orozco

    £5.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780230361430 | ISBN 10: 0230361439

    All animals have the ability to make us question the human, and its relationship to the other.   This cutting-edge text addresses the implications of involving animals in performance. It demonstrates ways in which animals transform theatre's c ... more

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  • Cover image of book Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Animals by Virginia Morell
    Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Animals - by Virginia Morell

    £12.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781906964917 | ISBN 10: 1906964912

    Did you know that ants teach, earthworms make decisions, rats love to be tickled, and chimps mourn? That some dogs have 1000-word vocabularies and that birds practise songs in their sleep? That crows improvise tools and moths remember living as cater ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sister Species: Women, Animals, and Social Justice by Lisa Kemmerer (Editor)
    Sister Species: Women, Animals, and Social Justice - by Lisa Kemmerer (Editor)

    £19.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780252078118 | ISBN 10: 025207811x

    Exposing links of oppression - and how feminists have responded.  Sister Species: Women, Animals, and Social Justice addresses interconnections between speciesism, sexism, racism, and homophobia, clarifying why social justice activists in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why it
    Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why it's So Hard to Think Straight About Animals - by Hal Herzog

    £10.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780061730856 | ISBN 10: 0061730858

    Does living with a pet really make people happier and healthier? What can we learn from biomedical research with mice? Who enjoys a better quality of life the chicken destined for your dinner plate or the rooster in a Saturday night cockfight? Why ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Protein Myth by David Gerow Irving
    The Protein Myth - by David Gerow Irving

    £11.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781846946738 | ISBN 10: 1846946735

    The Protein Myth illustrates how we can avoid the major killer diseases by eliminating animal products from the diet. It challenges our healthcare organizations to stop ignoring the scientific evidence that a diet based on animal protein costs millio ... more

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  • Cover image of book Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
    Eating Animals - by Jonathan Safran Foer

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780141031934 | ISBN 10: 014103193x

    Eating Animals is a riveting expos which presents the gut-wrenching truth about the price paid by the environment, the government, the Third World and the animals themselves in order to put meat on our tables more quickly and conveniently than ever ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beyond Animal Rights: Food, Pets and Ethics by Tony Milligan
    Beyond Animal Rights: Food, Pets and Ethics - by Tony Milligan

    £16.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781441157539 | ISBN 10: 1441157530

    Issues to do with animal ethics remain at the heart of public debate. In Beyond Animal Rights, Tony Milligan goes beyond standard discussions of animal ethics to explore the ways in which we personally relate to other creatures through our diet, as p ... more

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  • Cover image of book Why Look at Animals? by John Berger
    Why Look at Animals? - by John Berger

    £4.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780141043975 | ISBN 10: 0141043970

    John Berger broke new ground with his penetrating writings on life, art and how we see the world around us. Here he explores how the ancient relationship between man and nature has been broken in the modern consumer age, with the animals that used to ... more

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  • Cover image of book Striking at the Roots: A Practical Guide to Animal Activism by Mark Hawthorne
    Striking at the Roots: A Practical Guide to Animal Activism - by Mark Hawthorne

    £12.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781846940910 | ISBN 10: 1846940915

    Animal activists shine a bright light into the dark recesses of factory farms, vivisection labs, fur farms, product-testing facilities and animal training complexes. Their actions foster todays growing awareness of animal abuse, inspire awakenings ... more

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  • Cover image of book Wolves; Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. by L. David Mech & Luigi Boitani
    Wolves; Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. - by L. David Mech & Luigi Boitani

    £22.50   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780226516974 | ISBN 10: 0226516970

    Wolves are some of the world's most charismatic and controversial animals, capturing the imaginations of their friends and foes alike. Highly intelligent and adaptable, they hunt and play together in close-knit packs, sometimes roaming over hundreds ... more

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  • Cover image of book The No-Nonsense Guide to Animal Rights by Catharine Grant
    The No-Nonsense Guide to Animal Rights - by Catharine Grant

    £6.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9781904456407 | ISBN 10: 1904456405

    You might think that the protection of animals' rights is a modern, Western concern. In fact, people all over the world and down the ages have cared what happens to animals, and not just the cute mammals. Today animals need protecting more than ever: ... more

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  • Cover image of book Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights by Tom Regan
    Empty Cages: Facing the Challenge of Animal Rights - by Tom Regan

    £17.95   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780742549937 | ISBN 10: 0742549933

    "Every so often a book is written that is destined to change the way people think. Tom Regan has written just such a book. 'Empty Cages' is compelling because it is logical, rational, and written in an elegantly simple style.It will educate and sadde ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Pig Who Sang to the Moon: The Emotional World of Farm Animals by Jeffrey Masson
    The Pig Who Sang to the Moon: The Emotional World of Farm Animals - by Jeffrey Masson

    £9.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780099285748 | ISBN 10: 0099285746

    This is a book about farm animals - chickens, cows, sheep and goats - and what they think and feel. As with his previous bestsellers on animal emotions, Jeffrey Masson reveals that these creatures, so often despised or abused, feel complex emotions ... more

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  • Cover image of book In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave by Peter Singer (Editor)
    In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave - by Peter Singer (Editor)

    £21.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781405119412 | ISBN 10: 1405119411

    In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave brings together the best current ethical thinking about animals. Edited by Peter Singer, who made "speciesism" an international issue in 1975 when he published Animal Liberation, this new book presents the state ... more

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  • Cover image of book Specious Science: Why Experiments on Animals Harm Humans by C Ray Greek and Jean Swingle Greek
    Specious Science: Why Experiments on Animals Harm Humans - by C Ray Greek and Jean Swingle Greek

    £23.99   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9780826415387 | ISBN 10: 0826415385

    In accessible language, this persuasive book provides the scientific underpinning for the Greeks' philosophy of do no harm to any animal, human or not. The Greeks show that the "great divide" between species makes extrapolation from one group to anot ... more

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  • Cover image of book Animal Rights: A Very Short Introduction by David DeGrazia
    Animal Rights: A Very Short Introduction - by David DeGrazia

    £7.99   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780192853608 | ISBN 10: 0192853600

    Do animals have moral rights? If so, what does this mean? What sorts of mental lives do animals have, and how should we understand welfare?   By presenting models for understanding animals' moral status and rights, and examining their mental ... more

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  • Cover image of book Prevention and Intervention in Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Animal Abuse by Frank Ascione and Phil Arkow
    Prevention and Intervention in Child Abuse, Domestic Violence and Animal Abuse - by Frank Ascione and Phil Arkow

    £31.50   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9781557531438 | ISBN 10: 1557531439

    The professional communities of psychologists and child welfare specialists to a deeper, higher and more encompassing awareness and understanding of the crucial linking of caring for animals and children in human experience.   The combina ... more

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