By Carol J. Adams,Josephine Donovan,Joan Dunayer,Lynda Birke,Marti Kheel
This wide-ranging multidisciplinary anthology provides unique fabric from students in various fields, in addition to a unprecedented, early article through Virginia Woolf. Exploring the forefront of the species/gender boundary, it addresses such concerns because the dating among abortion rights and animal rights, the relationship among woman-battering and animal abuse, and the speciesist foundation for a lot sexist language. additionally thought of are the ways that animals were looked by way of technology, literature, and the environmentalist move. A outstanding meditation on ladies and wolves is gifted, as is an exam of sexual harassment and the taxonomy of hunters and searching. eventually, this compelling assortment means that the subordination and degradation of ladies is a prototype for other kinds of abuse, and that to disclaim this connection is to take part within the persisted mistreatment of animals and women.
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