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Author Beirne, Piers.

Title Confronting animal abuse [electronic resource] : law, criminology, and human-animal relationships / Piers Beirne.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2009.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 235 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-226) and index.
Contents Against cruelty? understanding the Act Against Plowing by the Tayle (Ireland, 1635) -- The prosecution of animal cruelty in Puritan Massachusetts, 1636-1683 -- Towards a sociology of animal sexual assault -- Horse maiming and the sport of kings -- Is there a progression from animal abuse to interhuman violence?
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Animal welfare -- Law and legislation.
Animal welfare -- Law and legislation -- History.
Animal welfare -- Psychological aspects.
Bestiality (Crime)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780742547438 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742547445 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780742599741 (electronic)

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