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Animalism Animals Awaiting Attention (Personal Identity) First-Person Perspective Forensic Property
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References & Reading List

Author Title Medium Source Read?
Allen (Colin) Animal Consciousness Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy, 1995-2010 6%
Allen (Colin) Animal Pain Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Noûs, Vol. 38, No. 4 (Dec., 2004), pp. 617-643 No
Bambrough (Renford), Ed. Philosophy - 66/255 (January 1991) Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Bambrough (Renford), Ed. - Philosophy - 66/255 (January 1991) 1%
Beirne (Piers) Review of 'Rain Without Thunder' by Gary L. Francione Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Law and Society, Vol. 24, No. 3 (Sep., 1997), pp. 462-464 No
Bekoff (Marc) The Emotional Lives of Animals: A Leading Scientist Explores Animal Joy, Sorrow, and Empathy and Why They Matter Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Bekoff (Marc) - The Emotional Lives of Animals: A Leading Scientist Explores Animal Joy, Sorrow, and Empathy and Why They Matter Yes
Benton (Ted) Natural Relations: Ecology, Animal Rights & Social Justice Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Benton (Ted) - Natural Relations: Ecology, Animal Rights & Social Justice No
Birch (Jonathan) Crabs and lobsters deserve protection from being cooked alive Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Aeon, 03 November, 2017 Yes
Blatti (Stephan) & Snowdon (Paul), Eds Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Blatti (Stephan) & Snowdon (Paul), Eds - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity 21%
Blum (Deborah) The Monkey Wars Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Blum (Deborah) - The Monkey Wars No
Bradley (Ben), Feldman (Fred) & Johansson (Jens) The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Low Quality Abstract Bradley (Ben), Feldman (Fred) & Johansson (Jens) - The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death 7%
Carruthers (Peter) Against the moral standing of animals Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract C. Morris (ed.), Practical Ethics: questions of life and death. OUP, 2011 8%
Carruthers (Peter) Animal mentality: its character, extent, and moral significance Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract R. Frey and T. Beauchamp (eds.), Handbook on Ethics and Animals. OUP, 2011 5%
Carruthers (Peter) Animal minds are real, (distinctively) human minds are not Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract American Philosophical Quarterly 50 (2013), 233-247 12%
Carruthers (Peter) Animal Subjectivity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Psyche 4(3), April 1998 17%
Carruthers (Peter) Animals and Rational Agency Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 6 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Contractualism and Animals Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 5 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Contractualism and Character Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 7 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Invertebrate concepts confront the Generality Constraint (and win) Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract R. Lurz (ed.), The Philosophy of Animal Minds. CUP, 2009 8%
Carruthers (Peter) Invertebrate minds: a challenge for ethical theory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Journal of Ethics, 11 (2007), 275-297 7%
Carruthers (Peter) Meta-cognition in animals: a skeptical look Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Mind and Language, 23 (2008), 58-89 6%
Carruthers (Peter) Moral Argument and Moral Theory Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 1 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Natural theories of consciousness Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract European Journal of Philosophy, 6 (1998), 203-222 8%
Carruthers (Peter) On being simple minded Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract American Philosophical Quarterly, 41 (2004), 205-220 10%
Carruthers (Peter) Replies to Critics: Explaining Subjectivity Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Psyche 6(3), February 2000 12%
Carruthers (Peter) Suffering without subjectivity Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Studies, 121 (2004), 99-125 6%
Carruthers (Peter) Sympathy and subjectivity Paper - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Australasian Journal of Philosophy, 77 (1999), 465-482 20%
Carruthers (Peter) The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice 12%
Carruthers (Peter) The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice - Conclusion Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 8 Yes
Carruthers (Peter) The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice - Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Preface Yes
Carruthers (Peter) Utilitarianism and Animal Suffering Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 3 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Utilitarianism and Contractualism Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 2 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Utilitarianism and the Harm of Killing Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Carruthers (Peter) - The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice, Chapter 4 25%
Carruthers (Peter) Why the question of animal consciousness might not matter very much Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Philosophical Psychology, 17 (2004), 83-102 8%
Carruthers (Peter) & Fletcher (Logan) Behavior-Reading versus Mentalizing in Animals Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract J. Metcalfe and H. Terrace (eds.), Agency and Joint Attention. OUP, 2013 8%
Carruthers (Peter) & Ritchie (J. Brendan) The emergence of metacognition: affect and uncertainty in animals Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract M.Beran, J.Brandl, J.Perner, and J.Proust (eds.), Foundations of Metacognition. OUP, 2012. 6%
Cavalieri (Paola) & Singer (Peter), Eds. The Great Ape Project - Equality Beyond Humanity Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Cavalieri (Paola) & Singer (Peter), Eds. - The Great Ape Project - Equality Beyond Humanity Yes
Cave (Stephen) Not nothing Paper - Cited Aeon, 25 July, 2014 Yes
Cave (Stephen) Who killed Knut? Paper - Cited Aeon, 13 November, 2012 Yes
Charlton (Anna E.) & Francione (Gary) A humanely killed animal is still killed – and that’s wrong Paper - Cited Aeon, 08 September, 2017 Yes
Christie (Julie) The Cruel Deception: Foreward Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Sharpe (Robert) - The Cruel Deception: The Use of Animals in Medical Research No
De Waal (Frans) The Ape and the Sushi Master: Cultural Reflections of a Primatologist Book - Cited High Quality Abstract De Waal (Frans) - The Ape and the Sushi Master: Cultural Reflections of a Primatologist 21%
DeGrazia (David) Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract DeGrazia (David) - Taking Animals Seriously: Mental Life and Moral Status No
Desmond (Adrian) The Ape's Reflexion Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Desmond (Adrian) - The Ape's Reflexion 4%
Forrester (Mary) Animal Rights Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Forrester - Persons, Animals, and Fetuses: An Essay in Practical Ethics, 1996, Chapter 10 No
Forrester (Mary) How Animals Ought to be Treated Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Forrester - Persons, Animals, and Fetuses: An Essay in Practical Ethics, 1996, Chapter 9 No
Forrester (Mary) Persons, Animals, and Fetuses: An Essay in Practical Ethics Book - By Subtopic (via Paper By Subtopic) Medium Quality Abstract Forrester (Mary) - Persons, Animals, and Fetuses: An Essay in Practical Ethics 7%
Forrester (Mary) Persons, Animals, and Fetuses: An Essay in Practical Ethics Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 7%
Forrester (Mary) The Central Feature of Personhood Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Forrester - Persons, Animals, and Fetuses: An Essay in Practical Ethics, 1996, Chapter 1 No
Francione (Gary) Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 7 No
Francione (Gary) Animals - Property or Persons? Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 1 4%
Francione (Gary) Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation 11%
Francione (Gary) Animals as Persons: Reference Guide to Selected Topics Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Appendix No
Francione (Gary) Comparable Harm and Equal Inherent Value: The Problem of the Dog in the Lifeboat Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 7 8%
Francione (Gary) Ecofeminism and Animal Rights: A Review of 'Beyond Animal Rights: A Feminist Caring Ethic for the Treatment ofAnimals' Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 6 7%
Francione (Gary) Equal Consideration and the Interest of Nonhuman Animals in Continued Existence: A Response to Professor Sunstein Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 4 8%
Francione (Gary) Having Our Cow and Eating Her Too: Bentham's Mistake Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 6 No
Francione (Gary) Introduction to Animal Rights: Twenty Questions (and Answers) Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Appendix No
Francione (Gary) Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? 6%
Francione (Gary) Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Introduction Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Introduction 25%
Francione (Gary) Personhood, Property and Legal Competence Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Cavalieri & Singer - The Great Ape Project - Equality Beyond Humanity 33%
Francione (Gary) Reflections on 'Animals, Property, and the Law' and 'Rain Without Thunder' Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 2 12%
Francione (Gary) Robots, Religion, and Rationality Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 5 No
Francione (Gary) Taking Sentience Seriously Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 3 8%
Francione (Gary) The Abolition of Animal Use Versus the Regulation of Animal Treatment Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Introduction 29%
Francione (Gary) The Cause of Our Moral Schizophrenia: Animals as Property Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 3 No
Francione (Gary) The Cure for Our Moral Schizophrenia: The Principle of Equal Consideration Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 4 No
Francione (Gary) The Diagnosis: Our Moral Schizophrenia about Animals Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 1 50%
Francione (Gary) The Use of Nonhuman Animals in Biomedical Research: Necessity and Justification Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation, Chapter 5 10%
Francione (Gary) Vivisection: A Trickier Question Paper - By Subtopic Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Chapter 2 No
Giubilini (Alberto) Why vegetarians should be prepared to bend their own rules Paper - Cited Aeon, 04 August, 2017 Yes
Griffin (Donald) Animal Minds Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Griffin (Donald) - Animal Minds 2%
Gruen (Lori) Ethics and Animals: An Introduction Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Gruen (Lori) - Ethics and Animals: An Introduction Yes
Gruen (Lori) Ethics and Animals: An Introduction Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Gruen (Lori) - Ethics and Animals: An Introduction Yes
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: C-F Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 26%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: General & A-B Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 35%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: G-K Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 25%
Hains (Brigid) & Hains (Paul) Aeon: L-P Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Low Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 27%
Harrison (Peter) Descartes on Animals Paper - By Subtopic The Philosophical Quarterly (1950-), Vol. 42, No. 167 (Apr., 1992), pp. 219-227 No
Harrison (Peter) Do Animals Feel Pain? Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy - 66/255 (January 1991) No
House (Ian) Harrison on Animal Pain Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Philosophy Vol. 66, No. 257, Jul., 1991, pp. 376-379 No
Ishiguro (Kazuo) Never Let Me Go Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Ishiguro (Kazuo) - Never Let Me Go Yes
Ishiguro (Kazuo) Never Let Me Go Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Ishiguro (Kazuo) - Never Let Me Go, 2005 Yes
Johansson (Jens) Animal Ethics Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Blatti & Snowdon - Animalism: New Essays on Persons, Animals, and Identity, 2016: Part III, Chapter 14, pp. 283-302 28%
Kazez (Jean) Animalkind: What We Owe to Animals Book - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Kazez (Jean) - Animalkind: What We Owe to Animals 2%
Kazez (Jean) Animalkind: What We Owe to Animals Paper - By Subtopic Kazez (Jean) - Animalkind: What We Owe to Animals 3%
King (Barbara J.) The pig on your plate Paper - Cited Aeon, 19 July, 2017 Yes
Layard (Antonia) Review of Animals, Property and the Law by Gary L. Francione Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Environmental Values, Vol. 7, No. 1 (February 1998), pp. 118-120 Yes
Leiber (Justin) Can Animals and Machines Be Persons? : A Dialogue Book - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Leiber (Justin) - Can Animals and Machines Be Persons? : A Dialogue No
Marshall (Richard) Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers Book - Cited (via Paper Cited) Medium Quality Abstract Bibliographical details to be supplied 97%
Marshall (Richard) & Rowlands (Mark) Mark Rowlands: Hour of the Wolf Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Marshall (Richard) - Philosophy at 3:AM: Questions and Answers with 25 Top Philosophers Yes
Moore (Richard) There is a moral argument for keeping great apes in zoos Paper - Cited Aeon, 17 February, 2017 Yes
Norcross (Alastair) The Significance of Death for Animals Paper - By Subtopic Bradley (Ben), Feldman (Fred) & Johansson (Jens) - The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death No
Perrett (Roy W.) The Analogical Argument for Animal Pain Paper - By Subtopic Medium Quality Abstract Journal of Applied Philosophy, Vol. 14, No. 1,1997 No
Pynes (Christopher A.) Review of Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation by Gary L. Francione Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract The Quarterly Review of Biology, Vol. 84, No. 3 (September 2009), p. 283 Yes
Rachels (James) Created From Animals: The Moral Implications of Darwinism Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Rachels (James) - Created From Animals: The Moral Implications of Darwinism 49%
Regan (Tom) Animal Awareness Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 1 No
Regan (Tom) Animal Welfare Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 3 No
Regan (Tom) Direct Duty Views Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 6 No
Regan (Tom) Ethical Thinking And Theory Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 4 No
Regan (Tom) Implications Of The Rights View Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 9 No
Regan (Tom) Indirect Duty Views Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 5 No
Regan (Tom) Justice And Equality Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 7 No
Regan (Tom) The Case for Animal Rights Book - Cited High Quality Abstract Regan (Tom) - The Case for Animal Rights 2%
Regan (Tom) The Case for Animal Rights: Preface Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights Yes
Regan (Tom) The Complexity Of Animal Awareness Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 2 No
Regan (Tom) The Rights View Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract Regan - The Case for Animal Rights, Chapter 8 No
Rowlands (Mark) The Philosopher and the Wolf Book - Cited High Quality Abstract Rowlands (Mark) - The Philosopher and the Wolf 21%
Scruton (Roger) Animal Rights and Wrongs Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Scruton (Roger) - Animal Rights and Wrongs No
Sharpe (Robert) The Cruel Deception: The Use of Animals in Medical Research Book - Cited Low Quality Abstract Sharpe (Robert) - The Cruel Deception: The Use of Animals in Medical Research No
Sheldrake (Rupert) Dogs That Know When Their Owners are Coming Home: And Other Unexplained Powers of Animals Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Sheldrake (Rupert) - Dogs That Know When Their Owners are Coming Home: And Other Unexplained Powers of Animals Yes
Singer (Peter) Animal Liberation Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Singer (Peter) - Animal Liberation No
Singer (Peter), Ed. In Defence of Animals Book - Cited Medium Quality Abstract Singer (Peter), Ed. - In Defence of Animals Yes
Steiner (Gary) Animals as Persons: Foreward Paper - By Subtopic High Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation No
Stingl (Michael) Still Waiting for Rain: Review of 'Rain Without Thunder' by Gary L. Francione Paper - Cited High Quality Abstract BioScience, Vol. 48, No. 5 (May, 1998), pp. 407-408 Yes
Todman (Theo) Thesis - Animal Rights Paper - Referencing Medium Quality Abstract   Yes
Watson (Alan) Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Foreword Paper - Cited Low Quality Abstract Francione (Gary) - Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? Foreword Yes
Wicklund (Petra Renée) Abrogating Property Status in the Fight for Animal Rights: Review of 'Rain Without Thunder' by Gary L. Francione Paper - By Subtopic Low Quality Abstract The Yale Law Journal, Vol. 107, No. 2 (Nov., 1997), pp. 569-574 No



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