1.  10
    Every Sparrow That Falls: Understanding Animal Rights Activism as Functional Religion.James V. Parker, Wesley V. Jamison & Caspar Wenk - 2000 - Society and Animals 8 (1):305-330.
    This article reports original research conducted among animal rights activists and elites in Switzerland and the United States, and the finding that activism functioned in activists' and elites' lives like religious belief. The study used reference sampling to select Swiss and American informants.Various articles and activists have identified both latent and manifest quasi-religious components in the contemporary movement Hence, the research followed upon these data and anecdotes and tested the role of activism in adherents' lives. Using extensive interviews, the research (...)
    Direct download (5 more)  
    Export citation  
    Bookmark   3 citations  
  2.  13
    Animal Minds, Animal Souls, Animal Rights.James V. Parker - 2010 - Upa.
    This book explores the thinking of philosophers and theologians about controversies concerning animal consciousness and animal rights. The special contribution of the book is a presentation of Bernard Lonergan's theory about consciousness and the operations of the mind. The author tests this theory against present-day research with apes.
    Direct download  
    Export citation  
    Bookmark   1 citation  
  3.  8
    Bernard Lonergan and Doctrinal Pluralism.James V. Parker - 1978 - Bijdragen 39 (2):152-172.
    No categories
    Direct download (2 more)  
    Export citation