Relations, Power and the Limits of ‘Speciesism’

  title={Relations, Power and the Limits of ‘Speciesism’},
  author={Erika Cudworth},
This chapter considers some of the themes and approaches developed within the emergent transdisciplinary ?eld of ‘animal studies’. My purpose here is to map the territory on which a more satisfactory sociological approach to thinking about Other animals might be grounded. Chapter 3 will discuss why the discipline of sociology has come late to animal studies and will outline a theoretical framework for analysing species as a system of social relations. It will have to suf?ce at this point, to… CONTINUE READING