Kinship and killing : the animal in world religions / Katherine Wills Perlo.

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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Main Author: Perlo, Katherine Wills.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2009.
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