Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why It's So Hard to Think Straight About Animals by Hal HerzogSome We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why It's So Hard to Think Straight About Animals by Hal Herzog

Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why It's So Hard to Think Straight About Animals

byHal Herzog

Paperback | August 9, 2011

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“Everybody who is interested in the ethics of our relationship between humans and animals should read this book.”
—Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human<_o3a_p>

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Hal Herzog, a maverick scientist and leader in the field of anthrozoology offers a controversial, thought-provoking, and unprecedented exploration of the psychology behind the inconsistent and often paradoxical ways we think, feel, and behave towards animals. A cross between Michael Pollan’s The Omnivore’s Dilemma and Bill Bryson’s A Walk in the Woods, Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat, in the words of Irene M. Pepperberg, bestselling author of Alex & Me,deftly blends anecdote with scientific research to show how almost any moral or ethical position regarding our relationship with animals can lead to absurd consequences.”<_o3a_p>

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Hal Herzog is recognized as one of the world’s leading anthrozoologists. He is a professor of psychology at Western Carolina University and lives in the Great Smoky Mountains with his wife Mary Jean.

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Title:Some We Love, Some We Hate, Some We Eat: Why It's So Hard to Think Straight About AnimalsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.83 inPublished:August 9, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061730858

ISBN - 13:9780061730856

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“This is a wonderful book—wildly readable, funny, scientifically sound, and with surprising moments of deep, challenging thoughts. I loved it.”