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The Argument from Marginal Cases: A Philosophical and Theological Defense

Eating and Believing : Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Vegetarianism and Theology

A Continuum, 2008

Book chapter

...There has recently been an explosion of interest, in theology and religious studies, regarding our current environmental crisis in general, and the moral status of nonhuman animals (hereafter: animals) in particular. This interest often...

Using Other Animals For Labour

David L. Clough

David L. Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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On Animals : Volume Two: Theological Ethics

T&T Clark, 2018

Book chapter

...Using the bodies of other animals to produce food, clothing and textiles, as discussed in the previous two chapters, is certainly labour of a kind. Jason Hribal identifies such work as the labour of reproduction: ‘Oxen, bulls, cows...

Towards A Christian Animal Ethics

David L. Clough

David L. Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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On Animals : Volume Two: Theological Ethics

T&T Clark, 2018

Book chapter

...As noted in the Introduction, addressing the ethical question of whether what humans are doing to other animals is justifiable turns out to be complex and contested. This chapter addresses some of the preliminary questions that arise...

The reverence for life argument

Kerry Walters

Kerry Walters is William Bittinger Professor of Philosophy at Gettysburg College, PA, USA, where he also co-founded the Peace and Justice Studies program. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Vegetarianism: A Guide for the Perplexed

Continuum, 2012

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...The Christian argument for vegetarianism is simple: since animals belong to God, have value to God, and live for God, then their needless destruction is sinful. The first great vow: I renounce all killing of living beings...

Coffee and the Jews

Dinah Lenney

Dinah Lenny is Editor-at-Large for the Los Angeles Review of Books and a faculty member at the Bennington Writing Seminar as well as the Rainier Writing Workshop. She is the author or editor of four books, including Brief Encounters: A Collection of Contemporary Nonfiction (co-editor, 2015), The Object Parade (2015), and Bigger than Life: A Murder, a Memoir (2011). Her essays and reviews have been published in the Paris Review, the Los Angeles Review of Books, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Rumpus, among other publications. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Coffee

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...During the Seder, it comes out that Maxwell House is responsible for the standard Haggadah—the most used if not exactly beloved. On that score, no Jew would go so far as to speak for the rest; what we’re famous for is disagreeing with each...

Angels, Beasts, Machines and Men: Configuring the Human and Nonhuman in Judaeo-Christian Tradition

Eating and Believing : Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Vegetarianism and Theology

A Continuum, 2008

Book chapter

...In ‘The Animal That Therefore I Am (More to Follow)’, Jacques Derrida presents, via a meditation on being seen naked by his cat, a persuasive deconstruction of the term ‘animal’:Confined within this catch-all concept, within this vast...

Using Other Animals For Clothing And Textiles

David L. Clough

David L. Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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On Animals : Volume Two: Theological Ethics

T&T Clark, 2018

Book chapter

...The ethical question concerning the use of other animals for clothing and textiles has obvious overlap with the permissibility of using them for food discussed in the previous chapter. The conclusion argued for there, that the flourishing...

Daily bread

Scott Cutler Shershow

Scott Cutler Shershow is Professor of English at University of California, Davis, USA. He is the author of five books, including Deconstructing Dignity: A Critique of the Right-to-Die Debate (2014). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bread

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The weary traveler by midnight who asks for bread is really seeking the dawn.In 1977, Barry Goldensohn described a performance by Peter Schumann’s Bread and Puppet Theater of their play Dead Man Rises—which they had famously performed...

Conclusion

David L. Clough

David L. Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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On Animals : Volume Two: Theological Ethics

T&T Clark, 2018

Book chapter

...This volume has argued that the theological account of non-human animals developed in Volume I has a broad range of implications for the Christian ethical evaluation of how humans treat other animals. This Conclusion provides an overview...

Human Impacts On Wild Animals

David L. Clough

David L. Clough is Professor of Theological Ethics in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Chester, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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On Animals : Volume Two: Theological Ethics

T&T Clark, 2018

Book chapter

...The vast majority of the non-human animals that have been the subjects of the previous chapters of this book have been domesticated. With the exception of wild-caught fish and mammals hunted for food or fur (Chapters 2 and 3), human...