The Humane Economy

How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers are Transforming the Lives of Animals
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Product Number: DD23984
Released: Apr 19, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781504696418
Narrator/s: Eric Martin
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In The Humane Economy, Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Human Society of the United States, explores how our everyday economic decisions impact the survival and wellbeing of animals, and how we can make choices that better support them. Though most of us have never harpooned a sea creature, clubbed a seal, or killed an animal for profit, we are all part of an interconnected web that has a tremendous impact on animal welfare, and the decisions we make do matter. The Humane Economy shows us how our habits as consumers can benefit animals, the environment, and human society, and why these decisions make economic sense as well.

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Author(s): Wayne Pacelle

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The Humane Economy
Product Number: BX00056587
Product Number:Z100101563
Product Number:DD23984

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eAudio
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Author(s): Wayne Pacelle
Narrator(s): Eric Martin
Product Number Z100101563
Released: Apr 19, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780062456694
eBook
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Author(s): Wayne Pacelle
Product Number EB00612757
Released: Apr 19, 2016
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: William Morrow
ISBN: #9780062389664

Professional reviews

"Eric Martin gives a resonant narration to this important audiobook by the head of the Humane Society of the United States. Martin's thoughtful phrasing conveys every nuance and all of the urgency in the author's message. Pacelle, a vegan, is a clear-headed reporter of the opportunities we have to improve our treatment of animals. With the history he provides of performing and sporting animals, medical and cosmetic testing, wildlife management, factory farming, and the culture of pets, he provides the type of context most of us overlook--or don't want to know about--when thinking about animal welfare. Martin's delivery enhances this overview of a revolution that is already improving how we feed the planet and live responsibly with our animal friends. T.W. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine"

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