Reviews

Author: 
Jessica Pierce
Reviewer: 
Sara Kaufman

Kaufman on Pierce, 'Run, Spot, Run: The Ethics of Keeping Pets'


Jessica Pierce. Run, Spot, Run: The Ethics of Keeping Pets. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016. 256 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-20989-0.

Reviewed by Sara Kaufman (Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine)
Published on H-Animal (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Zoei Sutton

Author: 
Diana L. Ahmad
Reviewer: 
Jane Flynn

Flynn on Ahmad, 'Success Depends on the Animals: Emigrants, Livestock, and Wild Animals on the Overland Trails, 1840–1869'


Diana L. Ahmad. Success Depends on the Animals: Emigrants, Livestock, and Wild Animals on the Overland Trails, 1840–1869. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2016. 144 pp. $31.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87417-997-2.

Reviewed by Jane Flynn (University of Derby)
Published on H-Animal (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Zoei Sutton

Author: 
Caroline Grigson
Reviewer: 
Anna Taylor

Taylor on Grigson, 'Menagerie: The History of Exotic Animals in England'


Caroline Grigson. Menagerie: The History of Exotic Animals in England. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 349 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-871470-5.

Reviewed by Anna Taylor (University of Massachusetts)
Published on H-Animal (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Zoei Sutton

Animal History from an Imperial Perspective

Author: 
Philip Howell
Reviewer: 
Jenny Adlem

Adlem on Howell, 'At Home and Astray: The Domestic Dog in Victorian Britain'


Philip Howell. At Home and Astray: The Domestic Dog in Victorian Britain. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2015. 264 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-3686-4.

Reviewed by Jenny Adlem (Queen Mary, University of London)
Published on H-Animal (January, 2017)
Commissioned by Zoei Sutton

Author: 
Sharon Kirsch
Reviewer: 
Sean Kheraj

Kheraj on Kirsch, 'What Species Of Creatures: Animal Relations from the New World'


Sharon Kirsch. What Species Of Creatures: Animal Relations from the New World. Vancouver: New Star Books, 2008. Illustrations. 228 pp. $16.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55420-040-5.

Reviewed by Sean Kheraj (Department of History, University of British Columbia)
Published on H-Animal (July, 2010)
Commissioned by Teresa Mangum

Author: 
Jacques Derrida
Reviewer: 
Kari Weil

Weil on Derrida, 'The Animal That Therefore I Am'


Jacques Derrida. The Animal That Therefore I Am. New York: Fordham University Press, 2008. xiii + 176 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8232-2790-7; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-2791-4.

Reviewed by Kari Weil
Published on H-Animal (October, 2008)
Commissioned by Teresa Mangum

Animal Tracks

Author: 
Erica Fudge
Reviewer: 
Alvin Snider

Snider on Fudge, 'Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England'


Erica Fudge. Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2006. x + 224 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4454-8.

Reviewed by Alvin Snider (Department of English, University of Iowa)
Published on H-Animal (January, 2008)

Author: 
Steve Baker, ed.
Reviewer: 
Anca Vlasopolos

Vlasopolos on Baker, 'Killing Animals'


Steve Baker, ed. Killing Animals. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 2006. 215 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03050-5; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07290-1.

Reviewed by Anca Vlasopolos (Department of English, Wayne State University)
Published on H-Animal (August, 2007)

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