Affordable Access

Book review: animal studies: an introduction

Authors
Publisher
Blog post from London School of Economics & Political Science
Publication Date
Keywords
  • Hn Social History And Conditions. Social Problems. Social Reform
Disciplines
  • Social Sciences

Abstract

Animal studies seeks to understand how humans study and conceive of other-than-human animals, and how these conceptions have changed over time, across cultures, and across different ways of thinking. This interdisciplinary introduction to the field foregrounds the realities of nonhuman animals, and is compelling and comprehensive, writes Jia Hui Lee. Paul Waldau convincingly argues for a deeper and more meaningful engagement with the world, and students of all social science disciplines should find this of interest.

There are no comments yet on this publication. Be the first to share your thoughts.