The Resource Confronting cruelty : moral orthodoxy and the challenge of the animal rights movement, by Lyle Munro

Confronting cruelty : moral orthodoxy and the challenge of the animal rights movement, by Lyle Munro

Label
Confronting cruelty : moral orthodoxy and the challenge of the animal rights movement
Title
Confronting cruelty
Title remainder
moral orthodoxy and the challenge of the animal rights movement
Statement of responsibility
by Lyle Munro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation "Social movement theory is used to show how animal rights activists are engaged in the social construction of cruelty as a social problem which they seek to prevent by their intellectual, practical and emotion work in seminal campaigns against cruelty in the United States, England and Australia."--BOOK JACKET. Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
179/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4764
LC item number
.M87 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Human-animal studies,
Series volume
v. 1
Label
Confronting cruelty : moral orthodoxy and the challenge of the animal rights movement, by Lyle Munro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-214) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acronyms; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Animal Abuse as a Social Problem; Chapter 3 The Animal Problem in Social Context; Chapter 4 Cruelty and Compassion in a Decent Society; Chapter 5 Diagnosing Cruelty: Intellectual Work in Animal Advocacy; Chapter 6 Practising Animal Activism: Exposure and Interference Strategies; Chapter 7 Mobilising Emotions: Affective Work in Animal Protection; Chapter 8 Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn228167981
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433705670
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22970526
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)228167981
  • pebcs1429452862

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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