Kinship and killing : the animal in world religions /

Through close readings of Jewish, Christian, Islamic, and Buddhist texts, Katherine Wills Perlo proves that our relationship with animals shapes religious doctrine, particularly through the tension between animal exploitation and the bonds of kinship. She pinpoints four different strategies for copi...

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Author / Creator: Perlo, Katherine Wills.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language notes:In English.
Imprint: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2009.
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