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Corey Wrenn. 2016. A Rational Approach to Animal Rights: Extensions in Abolitionist Theory. Palgrave Macmillan UK.

Applying critical sociological theory, this book explores the shortcomings of popular tactics in animal liberation efforts. Building a case for a scientifically-grounded grassroots approach, it is argued that professionalized advocacy that works in the service of theistic, capitalist, patriarchal institutions will find difficulty achieving success.

eBook ISBN: 978-1-137-43465-4
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-137-43464-7
DOI: 10.1057/9781137434654

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This title was reviewed by the Journal of Animal Ethics and Contemporary Sociology.