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A Rational Approach to Animal Rights

Wrenn, Corey (2016) A Rational Approach to Animal Rights. Palgrave, New York, NY, 239 pp. ISBN 978-1-349-55267-2. (doi:10.1057/9781137434654) (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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Applying critical sociological theory, this book explores the shortcomings of popular tactics in animal liberation efforts. Building a case for a scientifically-grounded grassroots approach, it is argued that professionalized advocacy that works in the service of theistic, capitalist, patriarchal institutions will find difficulty achieving success.

Item Type: Book
DOI/Identification number: 10.1057/9781137434654
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Sociology
Depositing User: Corey Wrenn
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2019 13:20 UTC
Last Modified: 30 May 2019 08:51 UTC
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