The Criminal Prosecution And Capital Punishment Of Animals

Author: Edward Payson Evans
Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.
ISBN: 1886363528
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This pioneering work collects an amazing assemblage of court cases in which animals have been named as defendants--chickens, rats, field mice, bees, gnats, and (in 34 recorded instances) pigs, among others-- providing insight into such ...

Animal Trials

Author: Edward Payson Evans
Publisher: Hesperus Press
ISBN: 9781843913825
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Two works separated by a blank leaf (page [106]); the second work originally published as: Modern and medieval punishment.

Eine Geschichte Der Welt In 10 5 Kapiteln

Author: Julian Barnes
Publisher: Kiepenheuer & Witsch
ISBN: 3462308181
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Ein Klassiker von Julian Barnes – genial und witzig In 101⁄2 miteinander korrespondierenden Episoden schreibt Julian Barnes davon, wie es ist, wenn man sich in die Fluten des Lebens stürzt.


Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
ISBN: 3525304358
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St.); E. P. Evans, The criminal prosecution and capital punishment of animals,
London 1987 (zuerst 1906); H. A. Berkenhoff, Tierstrafe, Tierbannung und
rechtsrituelle Tiertötung im Mittelalter, Diss. Bonn, Bühl 1937; P. Dinzelbacher,
Animal trials: a multidisciplinary approach, Journal of Interdisciplinary History 32,
2002, 205–421; ders., Das fremde Mittelalter. Gottesurteil und Tierprozess, Essen
2006. Zu Prozessen gegen Sachen vgl. Thalheim 1895; Düll 1941; Katz 1993 (
176f. zur ...

Governing Animals

Author: Kimberly K. Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199977178
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I. Medieval Animal Trials E. P. Evans's 1906 classic The Criminal Prosecution
and Capital Punishment of Animals describes the prosecution of weevils (or
charançon) that were ravaging the vineyards of the French hamlet of St. Julien in
1545. The complaint was brought by the winegrowers to the procurator of the
ecclesiastical court, who duly appointed counsel for the insects. The lawyers
argued their respective cases quite ably, but the court decided not to issue a
sentence. Instead ...

Soul Self And Society

Author: Edward L. Rubin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199348677
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See Edward Evans, The Criminal Prosecution and Capital Punishment of
Animals (London: W. Heinemann, 1906). See also Robert Darnton, The Great
Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History (New York: Basic
Books, 1984). Gary Steiner, Anthropomorphism and Its Discontents: The Moral
Status of Animals in the History of Western Philosophy (Pittsburgh: University of
Pittsburgh Press, 2005), pp. 112– 31. René Descartes, “Discourse on the Method
for Guiding ...