Animal Advocacy in the Social Sciences

FEWD Bibliography on Animal Advocacy in the Social Sciences (2023.01.25)

FEWD - University of Vienna Bibliography on Animal Advocacy / Activism / Movement / Rights / Liberation in the Social Sciences,  alphabetical organized.  

This FEWD Bibliography includes all relevant entries from our database selection especially Sociological Abstracts and Social Sciences Citation Index  - SSCI. 
The FEWD Bibliography includes additional selected academic books.

1. Introductions / Overviews

Amiot, Catherine E. / Bastian, Brock 2015. Toward a Psychology of Human-Animal Relations. Psychological Bulletin 141 (1): 6-47.

Beauchamp, Tom L. / Frey, Raymond G., (eds.) 2011. The Oxford Handbook of Animal Ethics. Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Buechler, Steven 2011. Understanding Social Movements: Theories from the Classical Era to the Present. Boulder, CO, Paradigm Publishers. Page 205: “The importance of cognitive appeals is effectively explored in the animal rights movement, in which protesters have strategically opted for logical, rational arguments specifically to deflect criticism of sentimentality and playing to emotions”.

Cochrane, Alasdair 2010. An Introduction to Animals and Political Theory. Basingstoke, Hampshire, Palgrave Macmillan.

Cooney, Nick 2010. Change of Heart: What Psychology Can Teach Us about Spreading Social Change. New York, NY, Lantern Books.

Finsen, Lawrence / Finsen, Susan 1994. The Animal Rights Movement in America: From Compassion to Respect. New York, NY, Twayne Publishers.

Francione, Gary L. 1996. Rain without Thunder. The Ideology of the Animal Rights Movement. Philadelphia, PA, Temple University Press.

Garner, Robert 2007. Animal Rights Movements. In: Ritzer, George (ed.). The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology (Online-Version)

Guither, Harold D. 1998. Animal Rights: History and Scope of a Radical Social Movement. Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press.

Herzog, Harold A. /  Golden, Lauren L. 2009. Moral Emotions and Social Activism: The Case of Animal Rights. Journal of Social Issues 65 (3): 485-498.

Herzog, Harold A. 1993. “The movement is my life”: The psychology of animal rights activism. Journal of Social Issues 49: 103 - 119.

Munro, Lyle 2012.  Learning and Teaching Guide on the animal rights movement in theory and practice,   This guide accompanies the following article:

Munro, Lyle 2012. The Animal Rights Movement in Theory and Practice: A Review of the Sociological Literature. Sociology Compass 6(2): 166-181.

Nibert, David 2000. Section-in-Formation Status Approved for Animals & Society . Footnotes. Newsletter of the American Sociological Society.

Peggs, Kay 2012. Animals and Sociology (Palgrave MacMillan Animal Ethics). Basingstoke, Hampshire, Palgrave Macmillan.

Petrus, Klaus 2013. Tierrechtsbewegung.  Geschichte | Theorie | Aktivismus. Münster, Unrast Verlag.

*Roscher, Mieke 2009. Ein Königreich für Tiere. Die Geschichte der britischen Tierrechtsbewegung. (2008 Dissertation Universität Bremen). Marburg, Tectum.

Schmitz, Friederike (ed.) 2014. Tierethik - Grundlagentexte. Berlin, Suhrkamp Taschenbuch Verlag.

Silverstein, Helena 1996. Unleashing Rights. Law, Meaning, and the Animal Rights Movement. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press.

*Wiedenmann, Rainer E. 2008. Tiere, Moral und Gesellschaft. Grundzüge einer soziologischen Theorie der Mensch-Tier-Beziehungen. Wiesbaden, Leske + Budrich.

Wilkie, Rhoda / Inglis, David (eds.) 2007. Animals and Society.  Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences London, Routledge.

Wolf, Ursula (ed.) 2008. Texte zur Tierethik. Stuttgart, Reclam.



2. 1 Anthologies

Arluke, Arnold / Sanders, Clinton R. (eds.) 2009. Between the Species: A Reader in Human-Animal Relationships. Boston, MA, Allyn & Bacon.

Armstrong, Susan /  Botzler, Richard G. (eds.) ²2008. The Animal Ethics Reader. 2nd Edition. London,  Routledge.

Bekoff, Marc (ed.) ²2010. Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare. 2 Volume Set. Santa Barbara, CA, Greenwood Press,

Best, Steven / Nocella, Anthony J, (eds.) 2004. Terrorists or Freedom Fighters? Reflections on the Liberation of Animals New York, Lantern Books.

Bryant, Taimie L. /  Huss, Rebecca J. /  Cassuto, David N. (eds.) 2008. Animal Law and the Courts: A Reader. St. Paul, MN, Thomson/West.

Castricano, Jodey (ed.) 2008. Animal Subjects: An Ethical Reader in a Posthuman World (Cultural Studies). Waterloo, ON, Wilfrid Laurier University Press.

Chapouthier, Georges /  Nouet, Jean-Claude (eds.) 1998. The Universal Declaration of Animal Rights : Comments and Intentions. Paris, Ligue Francaise des Droit de l´Animal.

Clarke, Paul A.B /  Linzey, Andrew (eds.) 1990. Political Theory and Animal Rights. London, Pluto Press.

Clarke, Paul A.B /  Linzey, Andrew (eds.) 2002. Das Recht der Tiere in der menschlichen Gesellschaft. Wien, Guthmann-Peterson Verlag.

Donovan, Josephine / Adams, Carol J. (eds.) 1996. Beyond Animal Rights. A Feminist Caring Ethic for the Treatment of Animals. New York, NY, Continuum.

Donovan, Josephine (ed.) 2007. Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics: A Reader. New York, NY, Columbia University Press.

Flynn, Clifton P. (ed.) 2008. Social Creatures. A Human and Animal Studies Reader. New York, NY, Lantern Books.

Garner, Robert (ed.) 1996. Animal Rights: The Changing Debate. New York, NY, New York University Press.

Girgen, Jen 2008. Constructing animal rights activism as a social threat: Claims-making in the 'New York Times' and in congressional hearings (Dissertation). Tallahassee, FL, The Florida State University.

Imhoff, Daniel (ed.) 2010. The CAFO Reader. The Tragedy of Industrial Animal Factories. Berkeley, CA, University of California Press.

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

Li, Hon-Lam /  Yeung, Anthony (eds.) 2007. New Essays in Applied Ethics: Animal Rights, Personhood, and the Ethics of Killing. New York, NY, Palgrave Macmillan.

Linnemann, Manuela (ed.) 2000. Brüder - Bestien - Automaten. Das Tier im abendländischen Denken. Erlangen, Harald Fischer Verlag.

Mackinger, Christof / Pack, Birgit (eds.) 2011. §278a: Gemeint sind wir alle!   Der Prozess gegen die Tierbefreiungs-Bewegung und seine Hintergründe. Wien, Mandelbaum Verlag.

Magel, Charles R. 1981. A Bibliography on Animal Rights and Related Matters. Washington, Univ. Press of America.

Magel, Charles R. 1989. Keyguide to Information Sources in Animal Rights. Jefferson, NC, McFarland.

Manzo, Bettina 1994. Animal Rights Movement in the U. S., 1975-1990: An Annotated Bibliography. Metuchen, NJ, Scarecrow Press.

Palmer, Clare (ed.) 2008. Animal Rights. Clare Palmer. Series: The International Library of Essays on Rights. Aldershot, GB, Ashgate Publishing Company.

Pfau-Effinger, Birgit / Buschka, Sonja (eds.) 2013. Gesellschaft und Tiere. Soziologische Analysen eines ambivalenten Verhältnisses. Wiesbaden, VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften.

Regan, Tom  /  Singer, Peter (ed.) ²1989, 1976. Animal Rights and Human Obligations. Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall.

Sanbonmatsu, John, (ed.) 2011. Critical Theory and Animal Liberation (Nature's Meaning). Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Sherry, Clifford J. 2009. Animal Rights: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues) (1. Edition 1994). Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLIO

Singer, Peter (ed.) 2006. In Defense of Animals. The Second Wave. Malden, MA, Blackwell.

Steeves, Peter H. (ed.) 1999. Animal Others. On Ethics, Ontology, and Animal Life. Albany, NY, State University of New York Press.

Stull, Donald D. /  Broadway, Michael J. /  Griffith, David  (eds.) 1995. Any Way You Cut It: Meat Processing and Small-Town America. Lawrence, KS, University Press of Kansas.

Treanor, Nick (ed.) 2005. Animal Rights (History of Issues). Farmington Hills, MI, Greenhaven Press, Imprint of Thomson Gale=

Waldau, Paul /  Patton, Kimberley (ed.) 2006. A Communion of Subjects. Animals in Religion, Science, and Ethics.

Wand, Kelly (ed.) 2003. The Animal Rights Movement (American Social Movements). San Diego, CA, Greenhaven Press, Imprint of Thomson Gale.


2.2 Books

Arluke, Arnold 2004. Brute Force: Animal Police and the Challenge of Cruelty (2007 Paperback). West Lafayette, IN, Purdue University Press.

Balluch, Martin 2009. Widerstand in der Demokratie. Ziviler Ungehorsam und konfrontative Kampagnen. Wien, Promedia.

Balluch, Martin 2011. Tierschützer. Staatsfeind: In den Fängen von Polizei und Justiz. Wien, Promedia.

Beers, Diane L 2006. For the Prevention of Cruelty: The History and Legacy of Animal Rights Activism in the United States. Athens, OH, Swallow Press / Ohio University Press.

Benton, Ted 1993. Natural Relations. Ecology, Animal Rights and Social Justice. London, Verso.

Bronner, Simon 2008. Killing Tradition: Inside Hunting and Animal Rights Controversies. Lexington, University Press of Kentucky.

Fontenay, Elisabeth de 2012. Without Offending Humans: A Critique of Animal Rights (PostHumanities). Minneapolis, MN, University of Minnesota Press.

Gaarder, Emily 2005. Connecting Inequalities: Women and the Animal Rights Movement. (Arizona State University). Dissertation.

Gaarder, Emily 2011. Women and the Animal Rights Movement. New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press.

Garner, Robert 2005. The Political Theory of Animal Rights (Perspectives on Democratization). Manchester, Manchester University Press.

Garner, Robert 1998. Political Animals: Animal Protection Politics in Britain and the United States. London, Macmillan Press.

Girgen, Jen 2008. Constructing animal rights activism as a social threat: Claims-making in the 'New York Times' and in congressional hearings (Dissertation). Tallahassee, FL, The Florida State University.

Guither, Harold D. 1998. Animal Rights: History and Scope of a Radical Social Movement. Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press.

Hall, Lee 2006. Capers in the Churchyard: Animal Rights Advocacy in the Age of Terror. Darien, Nectar Bat Press.

Hardy, David T. 1990. Americas New Extremists: What You Need to Know About the Animal Rights Movement. Washington, D.C., Washington Legal Foundation.

Henshaw, David 1989. Animal Warfare. London, Fontana.

*Jasper, James M /  Nelkin, Dorothy 1992. The Animal Rights Crusade. The Growth of a Moral Protest. New York, NY, Free Press.      

*Kean, Hilda 1998. Animal Rights. Political and Social Change in Britain since 1800. London, Reaktion Books.

Kymlicka, Will / Donaldson, Sue 2011. Zoopolis. A Political Theory of Animal Rights. Oxford, Oxford University Press.

Libby, Ronald T. 1999. Eco-Wars: Political Campaigns and Social Movements. New York, NY, Columbia University Press.

Liddick, Don 2006. Eco-Terrorism: Radical Environmental and Animal Liberation Movement. Westport, CT, Praeger.

Lovitz, Dara 2010. Muzzling a Movement: The Effects of Anti-Terrorism Law, Money, and Politics on Animal Activism. New York, Lantern Books.

Michael, George (Ed.). 2014. Extremism in America. Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida. Chapter: The radical environmental and animal liberation movements / Donald R. Liddick.

Milligan, Tony 2010. Beyond Animal Rights: Food, Pets and Ethics. London, Continuum.

Munro, Lyle 2001. Compassionate Beasts. The Quest for Animal Rights. Westport, CT, Praeger.

*Munro, Lyle 2005. Confronting Cruelty. Moral Orthodoxy and the Challenge of the Animal Rights Movement. Human-Animal Studies.  (Dissertation). Leiden, Brill Academic.  

Mütherich, Birgit ²2004, 2000. Die Problematik der Mensch-Tier-Beziehung in der Soziologie: Weber, Marx und die Frankfurter Schule. (Magisterarbeit, 1997). Münster, LIT Verlag.

Nibert, David 2002. Animal Rights/Human Rights. Entanglements of Oppression and Liberation. Lanham, MD, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Noske, Barbara 1997. Beyond boundaries: humans and animals - revised edition. Montreal, Black Rose Books.

Noske, Barbara 2008. Die Entfremdung der Lebewesen. Die Ausbeutung im tierindustriellen Komplex und die gesellschaftliche Konstruktion von Speziesgrenzen (1987 Beyond boundaries).  Wien, Guthmann-Peterson.

Pachirat, Timothy 2011. Every Twelve Seconds. Industrialized Slaughter and the Politics of Sight (Yale Agrarian Studies). New Haven, CT, Yale University Press.

Silverstein, Helena 1996. Unleashing Rights. Law, Meaning, and the Animal Rights Movement (Dissertation 1992). Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press.

Simons, John 2001. Animal Rights and the Politics of Literary Representation. London, Palgrave Macmillan.

Smith, Wesley J. 2010. A Rat Is a Pig Is a Dog Is a Boy: The Human Cost of the Animal Rights Movement. Foreword by Dean Koontz. New York, NY, Encounter Books.

Socha, Kim 2014. Animal Liberation and Atheism. Dismantling the Procrustean Bed. Minneapolis, MN, Freethought House.

Stull, Donald D. /  Broadway, Michael J. ²2012, 2003. Slaughterhouse Blues: The Meat and Poultry Industry in North America (Case Studies on Contemporary Social Issues). Belmont, CA, Wadsworth Publishing.

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

Torres, Bob 2008. Making a Killing: The Political Economy of Animal Rights. Oakland, CA, AK Press.

Vialles, Noelie 1994. Animal to Edible. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.    

Wilkie, Rhoda 2010. Livestock/Deadstock: Working with Farm Animals from Birth to Slaughter (Animals, Culture, and Society). Philadelphia, PA, Temple University Press.



3. Articles in journals and books plus E-Ressources like Dissertations


*Aaltola, Elisa 2011. The Philosophy behind the movement. Animal studies versus Animal Rights. Society and Animals 19: 391-404.

Ackerman, Gary A. 2003. Beyond Arson? A Threat Assessment of the Earth Liberation Front. Terrorism and Political Violence 15 (4): 143-170.

Amster, Randall 2006. Perspectives on Ecoterrorism: Catalysts, Conflations, and Casualties. Contemporary Justice Review 9 (3): 287-301.

Bauer, Frances 1975. Animal rights and human duties. (Dissertation; Concordia University – Canada) Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest. First Dissertation supporting animal and rights.

Beck, Colin J. 2007 On the Radical Cusp. Ecoterrorism in the United States, 1998-2005. Mobilization: An International Journal 12 (2): 161-176.

Benford, Robert D. / Snow, David A. 2000. Framing Processes and Social Movements: An Overview and Assessment. Annual Review of Sociology 26: 611-639.

Benton, Ted 1993. Animal Rights and Social Relations. In: Dobson, Andrew / Lucardie, Paul (eds.). The Politics of Nature. London, Routledge: 161-176. Reprinted in: Palmer, Clare (ed.) 2008.

Berry, Bonnie 1997. Human and Nonhuman Animal Rights and Oppression: An Evolution toward Equality. Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology 25 (2): 155-160.

Berry, Bonnie 2004. International progress and regress on animal rights. International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy 24 (9): 58-75.

Best, Steven 2006. Rethinking Revolution: Animal Liberation, Human Liberation, and the Future of the Left. International Journal of Inclusive Democracy 2 (3):

Birke, Linda / Bryld, Mette / Lykke, Nina  2004. Animal performances. An exploration of intersections between feminist science studies and studies of human/animal relationships. Feminist Theory 5 (2): 167-183.

Birke, Linda 2012. Unnamed Others: How Can Thinking about “Animals” Matter to Feminist Theorizing? NORA : Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research 20: 148-157.

Blackwelder, Brent F. 1975. A refutation of the major arguments against ascribing rights to animals. (Dissertation, University of Maryland College Park; One of the first dissertations with title animal and rights). Ann Arbor, ProQuest.

*Carson, Jennifer Varriale / LaFree, Gary / Dugan, Laura 2012. Terrorist and Non-Terrorist Criminal Attacks by Radical Environmental and Animal Rights Groups in the United States, 1970-2007. Terrorism and Political Violence 24 (2): 295-319.

Carson, Jennifer Varriale 2010. The criminal conduct of radical environmental and animal rights groups: A rational choice perspective on morality (Disseration, University of Maryland, College Park). Ann Arbor, ProQuest.

Case, Denise R. 2003. The USA PATRIOT Act: Adding Bite to the Fight against Animal Rights Terrorism? Rutgers Law Journal 34: 187-233.

Cherry, Elizabeth. 2016. "The Pig That Therefore I Am": Visual Art and Animal Activism. Humanity and Society, 40 (1): 64-85.

*Cherry, Elizabeth 2010. Shifting Symbolic Boundaries: Cultural Strategies of the Animal Rights Movement. Sociological Forum 25 (3): 450-475. (PDF)

*Cherry, Elizabeth 2006. Veganism as a Cultural Movement: A Relational Approach. Social Movement Studies 5 (2): 155-170.

Cherry, Elizabeth 2007. Reviewed Item: Munro, Lyle 2005 Confronting Cruelty: Moral Orthodoxy and the Challenge of the Animal Rights Movement. Mobilization: An International Journal 12 (1): 96-97.

Cooke, Steve. 2013. Animal rights and environmental terrorism. Journal of Terrorism Research, 4 (2): DOI:

Cooper, David E. 1992. Reviewed Item: Tester, Keith 1991. Animals and Society: The Humanity of Animal Rights. Sociological Review 40 (1): 165-167.

Corman, Lauren E. 2014. The ventriloquist's burden? Animals, voice, and politics. (Dissertation). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Cravens, Mary Jean 2010. Men in the animal rights movement (Dissertation 2009). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Diaz Carmona, Estela 2012. Profile of the Vegan Animal Rights Activist in Spain. Revista Espanola de Investigaciones Sociologicas 139: 175-187.

*Donovan, John / Coupe, Richard Timothy 2013. Animal rights extremism: Victimization, investigation and detection of a campaign of criminal intimidation. European Journal of Criminology 10 (1): 113-132.

Duerk, John A. 2012. A cultural analysis of the animal rights movement (Dissertation, Northern Illinois University). Ann Arbor, ProQuest.

Eagan, Sean P. 1996. From Spikes to Bombs: The Rise of Eco-Terrorism. Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 19 (1): 1-18.

*Einwohner, Rachel 2002. Bringing the Outsiders in: Opponents’ Claims and the Construction of Animal Rights Activists’ Identity’. Mobilization: An International Journal 7: 253-268.

Einwohner, Rachel 2002. Motivational Framing and Efficacy Maintenance: Animal Rights Activists' Use of Four Fortifying Strategies. Sociological Quarterly 43 (4): 509-526.

Einwohner, Rachel 1999. Practices, Opportunity, and Protest Effectiveness: Illustrations from Four Animal Rights Campaigns. Social Problems 46 (2): 169-186.

Einwohner, Rachel 1999. Gender, Class, and Social Movement Outcomes: Identity and Effectiveness in Two Animal Rights Campaigns. Gender and Society 13 (1): 56-76.

Epstein, Richard A. 2000. The Dangerous Claims of the Animal Rights Movement.  Animals can feel pain, they can show anger, they can plan. So why shouldn't they have rights? The Responsive Community 10 (2): Reprinted in Armstrong, S. 2008.

Eyerman, Ron / Jamison, Andrew 1991. Social Movements: A Cognitive Approach. Cambridge, Polity Press.

Fitzgerald, Amy J. /  Kalof, Linda /  Dietz, Thomas 2009. Slaughterhouses and Increased Crime Rates: An Empirical Analysis of the Spillover From "The Jungle" into the Surrounding Area. Organization and Environment 22 (2): 158-184.

Fitzgerald, Amy J. 2010. A Social History of the Slaughterhouse: From Inception to Contemporary Implications. Human Ecology Review 17 (1): 58-69.

Flükiger, Jean-Marc 2008. An Appraisal of the Radical Animal Liberation Movement in Switzerland. 2003 to March 2007. Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 31 (2): 145-157.

Flükiger, Jean-Marc 2008. The Radical Animal Liberation Movement: Some Reflections on Its Future. Journal for the Study of Radicalism 2 (2): 111-132.

Fotopoulos, Takis / Sargis, John 2006. Human liberation vs. animal "liberation". International Journal of Inclusive Democracy 2 (3):

Fraiman, Susan 2012. Pussy Panic versus Liking Animals: Tracking Gender in Animal Studies. Critical Inquiry 39: 89-115.

Freeman, Carrie Packwood 2010. Framing Animal Rights in the "Go Veg" Campaigns of US Animal Rights Organizations. Society and Animals 18 (2): 163-182

Freeman, Carrie Packwood 2008. Struggling for ideological integrity in the social movement framing process: How U.S. animal rights organizations frame values and ethical ideology in food advocacy communication  (Dissertation, University of Oregon). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Friedrichs, Jürgen 1997. Die gewaltsame Legitimierung sozialer Normen. Das Beispiel der Tierrechtler/Veganer. In:  Trotha, Trutz von (ed.). Soziologie der Gewalt. (KZfSS, Sonderheft 37). Opladen: 327-354.

Fritsvold, Erik D. 2009. Under the Law: Legal Consciousness and Radical Environmental Activism. Law & Social Inquiry 34 (4): 799-824.

Gaarder, Emily 2011. Where the Boys Aren't: The Predominance of Women in Animal Rights Activism. Feminist Formations 23(2): 54-76.

*Gaarder, Emily 2008. Risk & Reward: The Impact of Animal Rights Activism on Women. Society and Animals 16(1): 1-22.

*Garner, Robert 1998. Defending Animal Rights. Parliamentary Affairs 51 (3): 462-463.

Garner, Robert 2002. Political Ideologie and the Legal Staus of Animals. Animal Law Review 8: 77-91.

*Garner, Robert 2008. The Politics of Animal Rights. British Politics 3 (1): 110-119.

*Garner, Robert 2011. In Defence of Animal Sentience: A Critique of Cochrane’s Liberty Thesis. Political Studies 59: 175-187.

Gille, Zsuzsa 2011. The Hungarian Foie Gras Boycott: Struggles for Moral Sovereignty in Postsocialist Europe. East European Politics and Societies 25(1): 114-128.

Girgen, Jen 2008. Constructing animal rights activism as a social threat: Claims-making in the 'New York Times' and in congressional hearings (Dissertation - Tallahassee, FL The Florida State University). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Glasser, Carol Lynn 2012. Moderates and Radicals Under Repression. The U.S. animal rights movement, 1990-2010 (Dissertation University of California, Irvine). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Goldberg, Justin Mathew 2013 Internalizing Empathy: The Influence of Social Morality on Attitudes Towards Animal Rights (Master Thesis). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Goodman, Jared S. 2008. Shielding Corporate Interests from Public Dissent: An Examination of the Undesirability and Unconstitutionality of Eco-Terrorism Legislation. Journal of Law and Policy 16 (2): 823-875  

Goodman, Ryan J. 2013. How We Fight: Strategies at Emergence among Animal Rights and LGBTQ Rights Organizations. (Dissertation). Ann Arbor, ProQuest.

Groves, Julian McAllister 2001. Animal rights and the politics of emotion. folk constructs of emotions in the animal rights movement. In. Goodwin, Jeff / et al. (eds.). Passionate Politics: Emotions and Social Movements. Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Press: 212-229.

Hadley, John 2015. A meta-level problem for animal rights theory. In. Aaltola, Elisa / Hadley, John (eds.). Animal Ethics and Philosophy. Questioning the Orthodoxy. London, Rowman & Littlefield: 15-30.

*Hadley, John 2009. Animal Rights Extremism and the Terrorism Question. Journal of Social Philosophy 40 (3): 363-378.

Hadley, John 2009. Animal Rights and Self-Defense Theory. Journal of Value Inquiry 43 (2): 165-177.

Haenfler, Ross / Johnson, Brett / Jones, Ellis 2012. Lifestyle Movements: Exploring the Intersection of Lifestyle and Social Movements. Social Movement Studies 11 (1): 1-20.

Harris, Martyn 1985. The Animal Rights Brigade. New Society. (Jan 31, 1985)): 168-171.

*Herzog, Harold A. / Galvin, Shelley L. 1992. Ethical Ideology, Animal Rights Activism, and Attitudes Toward the Treatment of Animals. Ethics and Behavior 2 (3): 141-149.

*Herzog, Harold A. 1993. “The movement is my life”: The psychology of animal rights activism. Journal of Social Issues 49: 103 - 119.

Herzog, Harold A. / et al. 1997. Animal Rights Talk. Moral Debate over the Internet. Qualitative Sociology 20 (3): 399-418.

*Herzog, Dorothea / Galvin, Shelley L. 1998. Attitudes and Dispositional Optimism of Animal Rights Demonstrators. Society and Animals 6 (1): 1-11.  

*Herzog, Harold A. /  Golden, Lauren L. 2009. Moral Emotions and Social Activism: The Case of Animal Rights. Journal of Social Issues 65 (3): 485-498.

*Hirsch-Hoefler, Sivan / Mudde, Cas 2014. Ecoterrorism: Terrorist Threat or Political Ploy? Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 37 (7): 586-603.

Hobson-West, Pru 2007. Reviewed Item: Munro, Lyle 2005  Confronting Cruelty. Moral Orthodoxy and the Challenge of the Animal Rights Movement. Sociology 41 (2): 375-377.

Humphrey, Mathew /  Stears, Mark 2006. Animal Rights Protest and the Challenge to Deliberative Democracy. Economy and Society 35 (3): 400-422.       

Jacobsson, Kerstin / Lindblom, Jonas 2013. Emotion work in animal rights activism: A moral-sociological perspective. Acta Sociologica 56 (1): 55-68.

*Jacobsson, Kerstin / Lindblom, Jonas 2012. Moral Reflexivity and Dramaturgical Action in Social Movement Activism: The Case of the Plowshares and Animal Rights Sweden. Social Movement Studies 11 (1): 41-60.

*Jamison, Wesley V. / Wenk, Caspar / Parker, James V. 2000. Every sparrow that falls: Understanding animal rights activism as functional religion. Society and Animals 8 (3): 305-330 Reprinted: Armstrong, S. 2008.

Jamison, Wesley V. / Lunch, William M. 1992. Rights of Animals, Perceptions of Science, and Political Activism: Profile of American Animal Rights Activists. Science, Technology, and Human Values 17 (4): 438-458.

Jasper, James M. 2011. Emotions and Social Movements. Twenty Years of Theory and Research. Annual Review of Sociology 37: 285-303.

Jasper, James M. 1999. The Art of Moral Protest. Culture, Biography, and Creativity in Social Movement. Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Press

Jasper, James M.  1998. The Emotions of Protests: Affective and Reactive Emotions in and around Social Movements. Sociological Forum 13: 397-424.

Jasper, James M. / Poulsen, Jane D. 1995. Recruiting Strangers and Friends: Moral Shocks and Social Networks in Animal Rights and Anti-Nuclear Protests. Social Problems 42(4): 493-511.

Jasper, James M. / Poulsen, Jane 1993 Fighting Back. Vulnerabilities, Blunders, and Countermobilization by the Targets in Three Animal Rights Campaigns. Sociological Forum 8: 639-657.

Jasper, James M. / Nelkin, Dorothy 1992. The Animal Rights Crusade. The Growth of a Moral Protest. New York, NY, Free Press.

Jasper, James M. / Nelkin, Dorothy 1991. The Mentalite of the Animal Rights Movement: Sentimental Anthropomorphism and the Critique of Instrumentalism - Conference Paper. American Sociological Association.

Jasper, James M. / Poulsen, Jane D. 1989. Animal Rights and Anti-Nuclear Protest: Condensing Symbols and the Critique of Instrumental Reason (Conference Paper). American Sociological Association.

Jerolmack, Colin 2003. Tracing the Profile of Animal Rights Supporters: A Preliminary Investigation. Society and Animals 11 (3): 245-263.

Kinney, William J. 1991. The Social Psychology of Animal Rights. Wisconsin Sociologist 28: 10-16.

Kovacevic, Bozo 2010. A Manifesto of Animal Rights Movement: On Speciesism or Discrimination on the Basis of Species. Revija za sociologiju 40 (3): 337-343.

Lawrence, Elizabeth Atwood 1994. Conflicting Ideologies: Views of Animal Rights Advocates and Their Opponents. Society and Animals 2 (2): 175-190.

Liddick, Don 2013. Techniques of Neutralization and Animal Rights Activists. Deviant Behavior 34 (8): 618-634.

Lindenblatt, Michelle C. 2013. Animal/Event: Performance, Activism, and Animal Rights (Dissertation). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Lowe, Brian 2009. Reviewed Item: Bronner, Simon 2008. Killing Tradition: Inside Hunting and Animal Rights Controversies. Rural Sociology 74 (4): 637-641.

Lowe, Brian 2008. Animal Rights Struggles to Dominate the Public Moral Imagination through Sociological Warfare. Theory in Action 1 (3): 1-24.

Lowe, Brian 2006. Emerging Moral Vocabularies. The Creation and Establishment of New Forms of Moral and Ethical Meanings. Lanham, Lexington Books.

Lowe, Brian 2002. Hearts and Minds and Morality. Analyzing Moral Vocabularies in Qualitative Studies. Qualitative Sociology 25 (1): 105-128.

Lowe, Brian / Ginsberg, Caryn 2002. Animal Rights as a Post-Citizenship Movement. Society and Animals 10 (203-215).

Lowe, Brian 2001. Animal Rights as a Quasi-Religion. Implicit Religion 4 (1): 41-60.

Lowe, Brian 1998. "Free the Animals!": Animal Rights Activists as Moral Entrepreneurs - Conference Paper.  American Sociological Association.

Luke, Brian 1992. From animal rights to animal liberation: An anarchistic approach to inter-species morality. (Dissertation, University of Pittsburgh). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Macauley, David 1987. Political Animals: A Study of the Emerging Animal Rights Movement in the United States. Between the Species 3: 66-75.

MacDonald, David B. 2006 Pushing the Limits of Humanity? Reinterpreting Animal Rights and “Personhood” Through the Prism of the Holocaust. Journal of Human Rights 5 (4): 417-437.

*McCoy, Kimberly E. 2007. Subverting justice: An indictment of the animal enterprise terrorism act. Animal Law Review 14 (1): 1-18.

McMurray, Kimberly 2009. But can they suffer? The militant wing of the contemporary animal rights movement and agenda-setting in congress. (Dissertation, Villanova University). Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest.

Merskin, Debra 2010. Cleveland Amory: Media Curmudgeon and Animal Rights Crusader. Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly 87 (1): 194-196.

Metcalfe, David 2008. The protest game: Animal rights protests and the life sciences industry. Negotiation Journal 24 (2): 125-143.

Michalski, Joseph H. 2016. Overcoming Sociological Naïveté in the Animal Rights Movement. Theory in Action 9 (1): 52-82.

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