Animal ethics and the political

  title={Animal ethics and the political},
  author={Alasdair Cochrane and Robert Garner and Siobhan O’Sullivan},
  journal={Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy},
  pages={261 - 277}
Some of the most important contributions to animal ethics over the past decade or so have come from political, as opposed to moral, philosophers. As such, some have argued that there been a ‘political turn’ in the field. If there has been such a turn, it needs to be shown that there is something which unites these contributions, and which sets them apart from previous work. We find that some of the features which have been claimed to be shared commitments of the turn are contested by key… 
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