Recommended Readings

Abate, Randall. S. (2015) What Can Animal Law Learn from Environmental Law? Environmental Law Institute
Adams, C. J. (1990) The sexual politics of meat: A feminist-vegetarian critical theory. New York: Continuum

Baheux, L. (2018) Animalité : 12 clés pour comprendre la cause animale, Atlande
Baltasar, B. (2015) El derecho de los animales. Marcial Pons, Madrid, España
Beauchamp, T. L. (2012). The Oxford handbook of animal ethics.Oxford: Oxford University Press
Beers, D. (2006) For the prevention of cruelty. Ohio: Swallow Press
Beirne, P. (2009). Confronting Animal Abuse: Law, Criminology, and Human-Animal Relationships. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Bekoff, M., & Pierce, J. (2009). Wild Justice: The Moral Lives of Animals. The University of Chicago Press.
Bismuth, R., Marchadier, F. (2015) Sensibilité animale : Perspectives juridiques, CNRS
Blattner, Charlotte -Protecting animals within and across borders
Blattner, C., Coulter, K., Kymlicka, W. (2020) Animal Labour and the Quest for Interspecies Justice. Oxford, Oxford University Press.
Bovenkerk, B., & Keulartz, J. (Eds.). (2016). Animal Ethics in the Age of Humans. Cham: Springer.
Bowman, M., Redgwell, C., & Davies, P. (2010). Lyster’s international wildlife law, Second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Braverman, I. (Ed.). (2016). Animals, Biopolitics, Law: Liverly legalities. New York: Routledge
Bryant, T., Huss, R. & Cassuto, D. (2008). Animal Law and the courts. Minnesota: West Academic Publishing.

Calarco, M. (2015). Thinking through Animals. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Calarco, M. (2008). Zoographies: The Question of the Animal from Heidegger to Derrida. New York: Columbia University Press.
Cavalieri, P. (2001). The Animal Question. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Cao, Deboar, Steven White- Animal law and Welfare- International Perspectives
Castricano – Animal Subjects
Cavalieri, P. (2001). The Animal Question: Why Nonhuman Animals Deserve Human Rights. Oxford : Oxford University Press
Cochrane, A. (2012) Animal rights without liberation. New York, NY: Columbia University Press
Coetzee, J. M. (2001) The lives of animals, Princeton University Press
Cooke, L. (2018) The unexpected truth about animals, Black Swan
Coulon, J-M., Nouët, J-C. (2018) Les droits de l’animal 2e éd., Dalloz
Coulter, K. (2016). Animals, work, and the promise of interspecies solidarity. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

DeGrazia, D. (1996). Taking Animals Seriously. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
DeGrazia, D. (2002) Animal rights: A very short introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
DeMello, M. (2010) Teaching the Animal: Human-Animal Studies Across the Disciplines. New York: Lantern Books
DeMello, M. (2012) Animals and society – An introduction to human-animal studies, Columbia University Press
Derrida, J. (2008). The Animal That Therefore I Am. Fordham University Press.
Despret, V. (2016). What would animals say if we asked the right questions? Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press.
Dol, M. (Ed.). (1999). Recognizing the intrinsic value of animals: Beyond animal welfare. Uitgeverij Van Gorcum.
Donaldson, S., & Kymlicka, W. (2013). Zoopolis. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press
Dossche, F. (Ed.). (2019). Le Droit des Animaux. Larcier.
Durand, P., Marie, C., Pelluchon, C. (2019) L’Europe des animaux, Alma


Falaise, M. (2018) Droit animalier. Bréal
Favre, D. (2011) Animal Law: Welfare, Interests, and Rights, 2nd ed. New York : Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
Foer, J. S. (2009). Eating animals. New York: Little, Brown and Co.
Francione, G. L. (1995) Animals, property, and the law. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.
Francione, G. L. (1996) Rain without thunder: The ideology of the animal rights movement. Philadelphia, Pa: Temple University Press
Francione, G. L. (2015) Animal rights: The abolitionist approach, Exempla Press
Frasch, P. et al. (2016) Animal Law in a Nutshell. 2d ed
Fraser, D. (2008) Understanding Animal Welfare: The science in its cultural context.

Garner, R. (1996) Animal Rights: The changing debate. NYU Press
Garner, R. (2013) A Theory of Justice for Animals: Animal Rights in a nonideal world. New York : Oxford University Press
Grandin, T. (2006) Animals in translation: The woman who thinks like a cow, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Grandin, T., Johnson, C. (2009) Animals make us human: Creating the best life for animals, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Haraway, D. J. (2008) When species meet. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Haraway, D. J. (2003) The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, people, and significant otherness. Chicago : Prickly Paradigm Press
Harrison, R. (1966) Animal Machines: The new factory farming industry. Ballantine Books


Joy, M. (2011) Why we love dogs, eat pigs, and wear cows: An introduction to carnism : the belief system that enables us to eat some animals and not others. Berkeley, Calif.: Conari

Kalof, L. (2007) Looking at animals in human history. Reaktion books
Kelch, T. G. (2011). Globalization and Animal Law: Comparative Law, International Law and International Trade. Wolters Kluwer.
Kemmerer, L. (2006) In Search of Consistency: Ethics and Animals. Leiden: Brill
Korsgaard, C. (2018). Fellow Creatures: Our obligations to the Other Animals. Oxford University Press
Kurki, V. (2019). A Theory of Legal Personhood. Oxford University Press

Latour, B. (2017). Facing Gaia. Cambridge: Polity Press.
Le Bot, O. (2018) Droit constitutionnel de l’animal, Independently published
Le Bot, O. (2018) Introduction au droit de l’animal, Independently published
Linzey, A. (2013). The Global Guide to Animal Protection (Linzey A., Ed.). University of Illinois Press
Linzey, A., & Linzey, C. (2018). The Palgrave Handbook of Practical Animal Ethics. Palgrave Macmillan UK.
Lovelock, J. (2000). Gaia: A new look at life on earth. Oxford Paperbacks.

Marguénaud, J-P., Burgat, F., Leroy, J. (2016) Le droit animalier, PUF
Marvin, Garry and McHugh, Susan- Routledge Handbook of Human-Animal Studies
Morell, V. (2013) Animal wise, Crown

Naffine, N. (2009). Law’s meaning of life: philosophy, religion, Darwin and the legal person. Bloomsbury Publishing.
Nobis, N. (2016) Animals & Ethics 101: Thinking critically about Animal Rights. Open Philosophy Press
Nussbaum, M. (2006). Frontiers of justice. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press

Otomo, Y., & Mussawir, E. (Eds.). (2013). Law and the Question of the Animal. Routledge.

Palmer, C. (2010). Animal Ethics in Context. Columbia University Press.
Patterson, C. (2002). Eternal Treblinka: Our treatment of animals and the Holocaust. Lantern Books.
Pietrzykowski, T., Kurki, V., & Eds. (2017). Legal Personhood: Animals, Artificial Intelligence and the Unborn. Springer


Rees, P. A. (2017). The laws protecting animals and ecosystems. John Wiley & Sons.
Regad, C., Riot, C., Schmitt, S. (2018) La personnalité juridique de l’animal : L’animal de compagnie, LexisNexis
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Regan, T., Singer, P. (1976) Animal Rights and Human Obligations. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall
Robertson, I. A. (2015). Animals, welfare and the law: Fundamental principles for critical assessment. Routledge.
Robertson, I. (2015). Animals, Welfare and the Law. Routledge.
Rowlands, M. (2009) Animal rights: Moral theory and practice, Palgrave Macmillan

Robertson, I. (2015). Animals, Welfare and the Law. Routledge.
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Singer, P. (2007) In Defense of Animals, The Second Wave, ed. Peter Singer
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Stone, C. (2010). Should Trees Have Standing? Law, Morality and the Environment (3rd ed.). Oxford University Press.
Sunstein, C. R., Nussbaum, M. C. (2005) Animal rights : Current debates and new directions, Oxford University Press.



Vilmer, J-B. J. (2011) Anthologie d’éthique animale : Apologie des bêtes, PUF

Waldau, P. (2011) Animal rights: What everyone needs to know, OUP USA
Waldau, P. (2013) Animal studies: An introduction, OUP USA
Williams, E. E., Demello, M. (2007) Why animals matter: The case for animal protection, Prometheus Books
Wise, S. M. (2000) Rattling the cage: Towards legal rights for animals. Cambridge: Perseus Pub
Wise, S. M. (2002) Drawing the Line. Cambridge: Perseus Books
Wissenburg, M., & Schlosberg, D. (2014). Animal Politics and Political Animals. Palgrave Macmillan.
Wrenn, C. (2016) A rational approach to animal rights: Extensions in abolitionist theory. Palgrave Macmillan
Wagman, B. A., & Liebman, M. (2011). worldview of animal law. Carolina Academic Press.
Woodhall, A., & Garmendia da Trindade, G. (Eds.). (2017). Ethical and Political Approaches to Nonhuman Animal Issues. Palgrave Macmillan UK.




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