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TOC: ASJ: New Directions in Animal Advocacy

Dear colleagues,

I am very pleased to let you know that a special edition of ASJ, New Directions in Animal Advocacy, is now online.  Guest editors Dinesh Wadiwel and Peter Chen have brought together a compelling selection of papers on this important topic. I would be grateful if you would share this email with potentially interested colleagues.

Reminder: Call for Submissions: Special Issue of Diyâr on “Human-Animal Encounters in the Middle East”

Over recent decades, the multidisciplinary field of human-animal studies has encouraged researchers to move beyond geographical, methodological, and disciplinary boundaries and to understand, explain and analyse human and non-human animals within shared social, cultural, economic, political, and ecological spaces.

Call for Papers: Emerging Scholars Workshop in Law, Animals and Society

May 26-27, 2020

Location: The University of British Columbia-Okanagan (UBCO), Kelowna, British Columbia

Hosted by the Animals & Society Research Initiative (University of Victoria) and supported by the Brooks Animal Studies Academic Network and the Brooks Institute for Animal Rights Law & Policy