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The Question Of The Animal And Religion

Pub Date : 2014-11-16 | Author : Aaron S. Gross | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0231167512
ISBN 13 : 9780231167512

Through an absorbing investigation into recent, high-profile scandals involving one of the largest kosher slaughterhouses in the world, located unexpectedly in Postville, Iowa, Aar..


The Question Of The Animal And Religion

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Aaron Saul Gross | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1124330364
ISBN 13 : 9781124330365

This study theorizes the significance of the category "animal" in the study of religion generally and the study of Jewish traditions in particular through both an extensive theoret..



Law And The Question Of The Animal

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Yoriko Otomo | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9780415683500
ISBN 13 : 0415683505

This book addresses the problem of 'animal life' in terms that go beyond the usual extension of liberal rights to animals. The discourse of animal rights is one that increasingly o..


Animals And The Human Imagination

Pub Date : 2012-04-24 | Author : Aaron Gross | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231152976
ISBN 13 : 0231152973

This interdisciplinary and cross-cultural collection reflects the growth of animal studies as an independent field and the rise of 'animality' as a critical lens through which to a..


A Communion Of Subjects

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Paul Waldau | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 0231136420
ISBN 13 : 9780231136426

"A Communion of Subjects is the first comparative and interdisciplinary study of the conceptualization of animals in world religions. Scholars from a wide range of disciplines cons..