Human-Animal Studies

New Zealand Centre for Human-Animal Studies

Human-Animal Studies: A preliminary bibliography

Categories:

Essay Collections and Anthologies

Theory and Philosophy

Sociology, Anthropology and Geography

Cultural Studies, Film and Visual Culture

Science Studies and Ethology

Literature

History

Essay Collections and Anthologies

Animal Studies Group. Killing Animals . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2006.

Arluke, Arnold, and Clinton R. Sanders (ed.) Regarding Animals: Animals, Culture and Society. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.

Arnold, Arnold James (ed.) Monsters, Tricksters, and Sacred Cows: Animal Tales and American Identities. Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1996.

Daston, L., & Mitman G. (eds), Thinking with Animals. New York: Columbia UP, 2005.

Donovan, Josephine, and Carol Adams (eds). Animals and Women: Feminist Theoretical Explorations. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1994.

Fudge, Erica. (ed.). Renaissance Beasts: Of Animals, Humans, and Other Wonderful Creatures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004.

Fudge, Erica. Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2006.

Fudge, Erica, Ruth Gilbert, and S. J. Wiseman. At the Borders of the Human : Beasts, Bodies, and Natural Philosophy in the Early Modern Period . New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999.

Ham, Jennifer, and Matthew Senior (eds). Animal Acts. London: Routledge, 1997.

Ingold, Tim (ed.) What Is an Animal? London and New York: Routledge, 1994.

Kalof, Linda, and Amy Fitzgerald (eds). The Animals Reader: The Essential Classic and Contemporary Writings. Oxford: Berg, 2007.

Kalof, Linda, and Brigitte Resl (eds). A Cultural History of Animals. 6 vols. Oxford: Berg, 2007.

Knight, John (ed.) Natural Enemies: People-Wildlife Conflicts in Anthropological Perspective. London and New York: Routledge, 2000.

Manning, Audrey, and James Serpell (eds). Animals and Human Society: Changing Perspectives. London and New York: Routledge, 1994.

Philo, Chris, and Chris Wilbert (eds). Animal Spaces, Beastly Places: New Geographies of Human-Animal Relations. London and New York: Routledge, 2000.

Pollock, Mary S., and Catherine Rainwater (eds), Figuring Animals: Essays on Animal Images in Art, Literature, Philosophy and Popular Culture. New York: Palgrave.

Rothfels, Nigel (ed.), Representing Animals. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2002.

Simmons, L., and Armstrong, P. (eds), Knowing Animals. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2007.

Steeves, H. Peter. Animal Others : On Ethics, Ontology, and Animal Life . Suny Series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 1999.

Willis, Roy (ed.) Signifying Animals: Human Meaning in the Natural World. London: Routledge, 1990.

Wolch, Jennifer, and Jody Emel (eds). Animal Geographies: Place, Politics, and Identity in the Nature-Culture Borderlands. London & New York: Verso, 1998.

Wolfe, Cary (ed.) Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press

Theory and Philosophy

Adams, Carol J. The Sexual Politics of Meat : A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory. New York: Continuum, 1990.

Agamben, Giorgio. The Open: Man and Animal. Trans. Kevin Attrell. Stanford UP, 2004.

Baker, Steve. The Postmodern Animal. London: Reaktion, 2000.

Baudrillard. "The Animals: Territory and Metamorphoses". Simulacra and Simulation. Ann Arbor: University of Michegan Press, 1994: 129-41.

Clark, Stephen R. L. The Political Animal : Biology, Ethics and Politics . London: Routledge, 1999.

Crist, Eileen. Images of Animals: Anthropomorphism and Animal Mind, Animals, Culture, and Society. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 1999.

Daston, L., & Mitman G. (eds), Thinking with Animals. New York: Columbia UP, 2005.

Derrida, Jacques. "'Eating Well', or the Calculation of the Subject." In Who Comes after the Subject?, edited by Eduardo Cadava, Peter Connor and Jean-Luc Nancy. New York. London: Routledge, 1991.

———.“The Animal That Therefore I Am (More to Follow)”, trans. T.D. Wills, Critical Inquiry, 28 (2002), 2: 369–418.

Gaard, Greta Claire. Ecofeminism : Women, Animals, Nature . Ethics and Action. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1993.

Gray, John. Straw Dogs : Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals . London: Granta, 2002.

Latour, Bruno. Politics of Nature : How to Bring the Sciences into Democracy . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2004.

---. We Have Never Been Modern . Trans. Catherine Porter. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1993.

Lippit, Akira Mizuta. Electric Animal: Towards a Rhetoric of Wildlife. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2000.

Merchant, Carolyn. The Death of Nature : Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution . 1st ed. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1980.

Midgley, Mary. Animals and Why They Matter . Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1984.

---. Beast and Man : The Roots of Human Nature . Hassocks, Sussex: Harvester Press, 1978.

Philo, Chris, and Chris Wilbert, eds. Animal Spaces, Beastly Places: New Geographies of Human-Animal Relations . Vol. 10. London and New York: Routledge, 2000.

Plumwood, Val. Feminism and the Mastery of Nature . Opening Out. London: Routledge, 1993.

Regan, Tom. The Case for Animal Rights . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983.

Simmons, L., and Armstrong, P. (eds), Knowing Animals. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2007.

Steeves, H. Peter. Animal Others : On Ethics, Ontology, and Animal Life . Suny Series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 1999.

Wise, Steven M. Rattling the Cage : Towards Legal Rights for Animals . London: Profile, 2000.


Sociology, Anthropology and Geography

Animal Studies Group. Killing Animals . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2006.

Arluke, Arnold, and Clinton R. Sanders, ed. Regarding Animals: Animals, Culture and Society. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.

Arnold, A. James, and Derek Walcott. Monsters, Tricksters, and Sacred Cows: Animal Tales and American Identities . New World Studies (New World Studies). Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1996.

Caras, Roger. A Perfect Harmony: The Intertwining Lives of Animals and Humans Throughout History . New York, 1996.

Cavalieri, Paola, and Peter Singer, eds. The Great Ape Project: Equality Beyond Humanity . New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993.

Clutton-Brock, Juliet. A Natural History of Domesticated Mammals . 2nd ed. Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Daston, L., & Mitman G. (eds), Thinking with Animals. New York: Columbia UP, 2005.

Fiddes, Nick. Meat: A Natural Symbol. London: Routledge, 1991.

Franklin, Adrian. Animal Nation : The True Story of Animals and Australia . Sydney: UNSW Press, 2006.

———. Animals and Modern Cultures : A Sociology of Human-Animal Relations in Modernity. London: Sage, 1999.

Ingold, Tim, ed. What Is an Animal? London and New York: Routledge, 1994.

Manning, Audrey, and James Serpell (eds.) Animals and Human Society: Changing Perspectives. London and New York: Routledge, 1994.

Noske, Barbara. Beyond Boundaries: Humans and Animals. Montreal: Black Rose, 1997.

Philo, Chris, and Chris Wilbert, eds. Animal Spaces, Beastly Places: New Geographies of Human-Animal Relations . Vol. 10. London and New York: Routledge, 2000.

Plumwood, Val. Feminism and the Mastery of Nature . Opening Out. London: Routledge, 1993.

Sabloff, Annabelle. Reordering the Natural World: Humans and Animals in the City Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001

Scully, Matthew. Dominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy . New York: St Martin's Press, 2002.

Serpell, James. In the Company of Animals : A Study of Human-Animal Relationships . Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Tester, Keith. Animals and Society: The Humanity of Animal Rights. London ; New York, NY: Routledge, 1991.

Willis, Roy G. Man and Beast. Frogmore, Herts.: Paladin, 1975.

Wolch, Jennifer, and Jody Emel (eds). Animal Geographies: Place, Politics, and Identity in the Nature-Culture Borderlands. London & New York: Verso, 1998.

Cultural Studies, Film and Visual Culture

Akhtar, Salman, and Vamik D. Volkan. Cultural Zoo : Animals in the Human Mind and Its Sublimations . Madison, CT: International Universities Press, 2003.

Animal Studies Group. Killing Animals . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2006.

Baker, Steve. Picturing the Beast: Animals, Identity, and Representation. Manchester ; New York: 1993

———. The Postmodern Animal. London: Reaktion, 2000.

Berger, John. "Animal World." New Society 18 (1971): 1042-43.

———. "Animals as Metaphor." New Society 39 (1977): 504-5.

———. "Vanishing Animals." New Society 39 (1977): 664-5.

———. "Why Look at Animals?" About Looking . New York: Random House, 1980.

———. "Why Zoos Disappoint." New Society 40 (1977): 122-3.

Bouse, Derek. Wildlife Films . Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000.

Bryld, Mette, and Nina Lykke. Cosmodolphins : Feminist Cultural Studies of Technology, Animals, and the Sacred . London New York: Zed Books;

Burt, Jonathan. Animals in Film. London: Reaktion, 2002.

Daston, L., & Mitman G. (eds), Thinking with Animals. New York: Columbia UP, 2005.

Dekkers, Midas. Dearest Pet: On Bestiality . London: Verso, 1994.

Emberley, Julia. The Cultural Politics of Fur . Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1997.

Fudge, Erica. Animal. London: Reaktion, 2002.

Garber, Marjorie. Dog Love. New York: Touchstone, 1997.

Haraway, Donna. Simians, Cyborgs and Women: The Reinvention of Nature. London and New York: Routledge, 1991.

———. Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium. Femaleman_Meets_Oncomouse: Feminism and Technoscience. New York: Routledge, 1997.

———. Primate Visions: Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science. New York: Routledge, 1989.

———. The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People and Significant Otherness. Chicago: Prickly Paradigm, 2003.

———. When Species Meet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Pres, 2007.

Lippit, Akira Mizuta. Electric Animal: Towards a Rhetoric of Wildlife. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2000.

Mitchell, W. J. T. The Last Dinosaur Book. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Pollock, Mary S., and Catherine Rainwater (eds), Figuring Animals: Essays on Animal Images in Art, Literature, Philosophy and Popular Culture. New York: Palgrave.

Rothfels, Nigel (ed.), Representing Animals. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2002.

Philo, Chris, and Chris Wilbert, eds. Animal Spaces, Beastly Places: New Geographies of Human-Animal Relations . Vol. 10. London and New York: Routledge, 2000.

Plumwood, Val. Feminism and the Mastery of Nature . Opening Out. London: Routledge, 1993.

Simmons, L., and Armstrong, P. (eds), Knowing Animals. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2007.

 

Science Studies and Ethology

Bagemihl, Bruce. Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity. London: Profile, 1999.

Balcombe, Jonathan P. Pleasurable Kingdom : Animals and the Nature of Feeling Good . London ; New York: Macmillan, 2006.

Bekoff, Marc. Animal Passions and Beastly Virtues : Reflections on Redecorating Nature . Animals, Culture, and Society. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006.

---. The Emotional Lives of Animals : A Leading Scientist Explores Animal Joy, Sorrow, and Empathy, and Why They Matter . Novato, Calif.: New World Library, 2007.

---. The Smile of a Dolphin : Remarkable Accounts of Animal Emotions . 1st ed. New York: Discovery Books, 2000.

Bekoff, Marc, Colin Allen, and Gordon M. Burghardt. The Cognitive Animal : Empirical and Theoretical Perspectives on Animal Cognition . Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2002.

Bekoff, Marc, and John A. Byers. Animal Play : Evolutionary, Comparative, and Ecological Prespectives . Cambridge, England ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Bekoff, Marc, and Dale Jamieson. Readings in Animal Cognition . Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1996.

Birke, Lynda. Feminism, Animals and Science: The Naming of the Shrew . Buckingham: Open University Press, 1994.

Birke, Lynda I. A., and Ruth Hubbard. Reinventing Biology : Respect for Life and the Creation of Knowledge . Race, Gender, and Science. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995.

Crosby, Alfred W. Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900 . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986.

Daston, L., & Mitman G. (eds), Thinking with Animals. New York: Columbia UP, 2005.

de Waal, Frans. The Ape and the Sushi Master . London: Penguin, 2001.

Goodall, Jane [Jane van Lawick-Goodall]. In the Shadow of Man . London: Collins, 1971.

Haraway, Donna. Simians, Cyborgs and Women: The Reinvention of Nature. London and New York: Routledge, 1991.

———. Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium. Femaleman_Meets_Oncomouse: Feminism and Technoscience. New York: Routledge, 1997.

———. Primate Visions: Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science. New York: Routledge, 1989.

———. The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People and Significant Otherness. Chicago: Prickly Paradigm, 2003.

———. When Species Meet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Pres, 2007.

Latour, Bruno. Politics of Nature : How to Bring the Sciences into Democracy . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2004.

---. We Have Never Been Modern . Trans. Catherine Porter. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1993.

Masson, J. Moussaieff, and Susan McCarthy. When Elephants Weep : The Emotional Lives of Animals . New York: Delacorte Press, 1995.

Simmons, L., and Armstrong, P. (eds), Knowing Animals. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2007.

Tabor, Roger K. The Wild Life of the Domestic Cat . London: Arrow Books, 1983.

Wolfe, Cary. Animal Rites: American Culture, The Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.

——— (ed.) Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

Literature

Adams, Carol J. The Sexual Politics of Meat : A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory. New York: Continuum, 1990.

Allen, Mary. Animals in American Literature . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1983.

Animal Studies Group. Killing Animals . Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2006.

Armstrong, Philip. What Animals Mean in the Fiction of Modernity. London and New York: Routledge, 2008.

Arnold, A. James, and Derek Walcott. Monsters, Tricksters, and Sacred Cows: Animal Tales and American Identities . New World Studies (New World Studies). Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1996.

Asker, D. B. D. The Modern Bestiary : Animals in English Fiction, 1880-1945 . Studies in British Literature ; V. 24. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 1996.

Bate, Jonathan. The Song of the Earth . London: Picador, 2000.

Boehrer, Bruce Thomas. Shakespeare among the Animals : Nature and Society in the Drama of Early Modern England . Early Modern Cultural Studies. 1st ed. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Coetzee, J. M., and Amy Gutmann. The Lives of Animals . The University Center for Human Values Series. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999.

Crist, Eileen. Images of Animals : Anthropomorphism and Animal Mind . Animals, Culture, and Society. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1999.

Dekkers, Midas. Dearest Pet: On Bestiality . London: Verso, 1994.

Fudge, Erica. Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2006.

——— (ed.). Renaissance Beasts: Of Animals, Humans, and Other Wonderful Creatures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004.

———. Perceiving Animals: Humans and Beasts in Early Modern English Culture. Houndmills: Macmillan, 2002.

Fudge, Erica, Ruth Gilbert, and S. J. Wiseman. At the Borders of the Human : Beasts, Bodies, and Natural Philosophy in the Early Modern Period . New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999.

Kenyon-Jones, Christine. Kindred Brutes : Animals in Romantic Period Writing. Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2001.

Lansbury, Coral. The Old Brown Dog: Women, Workers, and Vivisection in Edwardian England. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1985.

Love, Glen A. Practical Ecocriticism : Literature, Biology, and the Environment. Under the Sign of Nature. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2003.

Malamud, Randy. Poetic Animals and Animal Souls . Houndmills: Palgrave, 2003.

---. Reading Zoos: Representations of Animals and Captivity . New York: New York University Press, 1998.

Patterson, Charles. Eternal Treblinka: The Holocaust and Our Treatment of Animals . New York: Lantern, 2002.

Perkins, David. Romanticism and Animal Rights. Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Sax, Boria. The Mythical Zoo : An Encyclopedia of Animals in World Myth, Legend, and Literature . Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 2001.

Scholtmeijer, Marian. Animal Victims in Modern Fiction: From Sanctity to Sacrifice . Toronto: U of Toronto P, 1993.

Simons, John. Animal Rights and the Politics of Literary Representation . Houndmills: Palgrave, 2002.

Tiffin, Helen. "Unjust Relations: Animals, the Species Boundary and Post Colonialism." Compr(Om)Ising Post/Colonialism(S): Challenging Narratives and Practices Eds. Greg Ratcliffe and Gerry Turcotte. Sydney: Dangaroo, 2001. 30-41.

History

Asma, Stephen T. Stuffed Animals & Pickled Heads : The Culture and Evolution of Natural History Museums . Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Berger, John. "Animal World." New Society 18 (1971): 1042-43.

---. "Animals as Metaphor." New Society 39 (1977): 504-5.

---. "Vanishing Animals." New Society 39 (1977): 664-5.

---. "Why Look at Animals?" About Looking . New York: Random House, 1980.

---. "Why Zoos Disappoint." New Society 40 (1977): 122-3.

Caras, Roger. A Perfect Harmony: The Intertwining Lives of Animals and Humans Throughout History . New York, 1996.

Druett, Joan. Exotic Intruders : The Introduction of Plants and Animals into New Zealand . Auckland, N.Z.: Heinemann, 1983.

Emberley, Julia. The Cultural Politics of Fur . Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1997.

Flannery, Tim. The Future Eaters: An Ecological History of the Australasian Lands and People . Chatswood NSW: Reed, 1994.

Foucault, Michel. The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences. New York: Vintage, 1994.

Franklin, Adrian. Animal Nation : The True Story of Animals and Australia . Sydney: UNSW Press, 2006.

---. Animals and Modern Cultures : A Sociology of Human-Animal Relations in Modernity . London: Sage, 1999.

Fudge, Erica. Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2006.

——— (ed.). Renaissance Beasts: Of Animals, Humans, and Other Wonderful Creatures. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004.

———. Perceiving Animals: Humans and Beasts in Early Modern English Culture. Houndmills: Macmillan, 2002.

Fudge, Erica, Ruth Gilbert, and S. J. Wiseman. At the Borders of the Human: Beasts, Bodies, and Natural Philosophy in the Early Modern Period . New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999.

Kalof, Linda. Looking at Animals in Human History. London: Reaktion, 2007.

Keane, Hilda. Animal Rights: Political and Social Change in Britian since 1800. London: Reaktion, 1998.

Lansbury, Coral. The Old Brown Dog: Women, Workers, and Vivisection in Edwardian England. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1985.

Nadeau, Chantal. Fur Nation : From the Beaver to Brigitte Bardot . New York: Routledge, 2001.

Nelson, Barney. The Wild and the Domestic: Animal Representation, Ecocriticism, and Western American Literature . Las Vegas: University of Nevada Press, 2000.

Owen, David. Thylacine : The Tragic Tale of the Tasmanian Tiger . Crows Nest, N.S.W.: Allen & Unwin, 2003.

Patterson, Charles. Eternal Treblinka: The Holocaust and Our Treatment of Animals . New York: Lantern, 2002.

Perkins, David. Romanticism and Animal Rights . Cambridge Studies in Romanticism ; 58. Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Rifkin, Jeremy. Beyond Beef: The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture . New York: Plume, 1993.

Ritvo, Harriet. The Animal Estate : The English and Other Creatures in the Victorian Age . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1987.

---. The Platypus and the Mermaid, and Other Figments of the Classifying Imagination . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1998.

Rogers, Katharine M. Cat . Animal. London: Reaktion Books, 2006.

Rothfels, Nigel. Representing Animals . Theories of Contemporary Culture ; V. 26. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002.

---. Savages and Beasts : The Birth of the Modern Zoo . Animals, History, Culture. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002.

Singer, Peter. Animal Liberation . New rev. . ed. New York, N.Y: Avon Books, 1990.

Spiegel, Marjorie. The Dreaded Comparison: Human and Animal Slavery . Revised and Expanded Edition ed. New York: Mirror Books, 1996.

Spielman, A., and Michael D'Antonio. Mosquito : A Natural History of Our Most Persistent and Deadly Foe . 1st ed. New York: Hyperion, 2001.

Sullivan, Robert. Rats : Observations on the History and Habitat of the City's Most Unwanted Inhabitants . 1st U.S. ed. New York, NY: Bloomsbury : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2004.

Thomas, Keith. Man and the Natural World : Changing Attitudes in England 1500-1800. Harmondsworth, Middlesex: Penguin Books, 1984.

Turner, James. Reckoning with the Beast : Animals, Pain, and Humanity in the Victorian Mind . Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University, 1980.