Paul Waldau
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Born
Paul Francis Waldau

(1950-01-16) January 16, 1950 (age 72)
NationalityAmerican
Spouse(s)Judith Strang-Waldau
Academic background
Alma mater
Doctoral advisorKeith Ward
Academic work
DisciplineAnimal studies
Sub-disciplineAnthrozoology
Institutions
Main interests
Notable works
  • The Specter of Speciesism (2001)
  • A Communion of Subjects (2006)
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Paul Francis Waldau (born 1950) is an American ethicist and former professor at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York, where he headed the graduate program on anthrozoology, which he founded. He has several times served as Barker Lecturer in animal law at Harvard Law School, and is the author of a number of books on animal rights and speciesism.[1]

Waldau has also served as the legal director of the Great Ape Project, which campaigns for rights for chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas and orangutans.[2]

He has served as President of the Religion and Animals Institute since 2003.[3]

Books

References

  1. ^ Curriculum Vitae Archived 2017-09-08 at the Wayback Machine, paulwaldau.com, accessed 27 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Interview with Paul Waldau", Hannity & Colmes, Fox News, 8 November 2002.
  3. ^ Religion and Animals Institute

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