Why animals matter: the case for animal protection

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Prometheus Books, Sep 4, 2007 - Nature - 420 pages
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A comprehensive overview of human and environmental exploitation of animals including those used for experimental purposes, product testing, and animals raised for food or clothing or used in the entertainment business.

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Review: Why Animals Matter: The Case for Animal Protection

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It's depressing and sad to know that in the 5 years since this book was written not much has improved in the animal world or in their quality of life. This book is very detailed about what it's like ... Read full review

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An amazing book on why animals matter, no pun intended! Read full review

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Contents

Acknowledgments
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ANIMALS AS FOOD
19
ANIMALS AS GAME AND PESTS
103
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About the author (2007)

Erin E. Williams (Silver Spring, MD) works for the Humane Society of the United States.

MARGO DeMELLO lectures at Central New Mexico Community College, teaching sociology, cultural studies, and anthropology. Her books include Bodies of Inscription: A Cultural History of the Modern Tattoo Community (2000) and she has contributed essays to the Encyclopedia of Human-Animal Relationships (Greenwood, 2007) and Cultural Anthropology: The Human Challenge (2004).

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