Animal Voices / Animal Worlds
The discipline of animal studies has, ironically, produced works focused more on human issues in relation to nonhuman animals than on animals and their concerns. The University of Georgia Press seeks to redress this imbalance by promoting a focus on animals’ points of view in the new Animal Voices / Animal Worlds series. The aim of the new series is to gain an appreciation of how animals perceive, understand, and experience their world, and the series' focus is on works about the animal’s point of view.Potential topics in the series include
Robert W. Mitchell is foundation professor in the department of psychology and coordinator of the Animal Studies Program at Eastern Kentucky University. Mitchell is the editor of Pretending and Imagination in Animals and Children and coeditor of Experiencing Animal Minds: An Anthology of Animal-Human Encounters; Spatial Cognition, Spatial Perception: Mapping the Self and Space; The Mentalities of Gorillas and Orangutans: Comparative Perspectives; Self-Awareness in Animals and Humans: Developmental Perspectives; Anthropomorphism, Anecdotes, and Animals; and Deception: Perspectives on Human and Nonhuman Deceit.
Books in this series
No books yet published for this series.
Series EditorsRobert W. Mitchell
Editorial Advisory Board
Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy
Animals and Society Institute
Francine L. Dolins
University of Michigan-Dearborn
Western Carolina University
New York University
Edge Hill University
and Centre for Human Animal Studies
Montana State University