An Introduction to Animals and Political Theory

  • Alasdair Cochrane

Part of the The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series book series (PMAES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 1-9
  3. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 10-28
  4. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 29-49
  5. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 50-71
  6. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 72-92
  7. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 93-114
  8. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 115-135
  9. Alasdair Cochrane
    Pages 136-146
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 147-167

About this book


Structured around the five most important schools within contemporary political theory: liberalism, utilitarianism, communitarianism, Marxism and feminism, this is the first introductory level text to offer an accessible overview on the status of animals in contemporary political theory.


Communitarianism feminism political theory Political Thought Utilitarianism

Authors and affiliations

  • Alasdair Cochrane
    • 1
  1. 1.London School of EconomicsUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-23926-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-29059-4
  • About this book