Carol J. Adams (USA)

Carol J. Adams is the author of The Sexual Politics of Meat: A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory, the ground-breaking study that introduced many students and scholars to human-animal studies. Carol's other key contributions to the intersection of feminist theory, human-animal studies, and literary and cultural studies include The Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics: A Reader, edited with Josephine Donovan, Columbia University Press; The Pornography of Meat. New York: Continuum International, 2003.Ecofeminism and the Sacred, editor, New York: Continuum International, 1993; Neither Man nor Beast: Feminism and the Defense of Animals, New York: Continuum International, 1994; Animals and Women: Feminist Theoretical Explorations, edited with Josephine Donovan, Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1995.