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The purpose of the Section on Animals and Society is to encourage and support the development of theory, research and teaching about the complex relationships that exist between humans and other animals. In the process, it is anticipated that the light we shed on these issues will increase the well-being of both humans, and other animals.


August 16           Reception 6:30pm to 8:30pm
August 17       Section Session: Inequality and Animals 12:30 to 2:10pm
August 17       Roundtables 2:30 to 3:30pm
Table 01 — Animals and Culture
Table 02 — Animals and the Environment