Journal of Animal Ethics

Co-editors: Andrew Linzey, Director of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics, and Priscilla Cohn, Emeritus Professor in Philosophy at Penn State University and Associate Director of the Centre.

An academic journal of progressive thought about animals published by the University of Illinois Press in partnership with the Centre. The Journal is a focus of inquiry, argument, and exchange dedicated to exploring the moral dimension of our relations with animals. Its aim is to put animals on the intellectual agenda and to stimulate discussion within academic and professional institutions. It is multidisciplinary in nature and international in scope, and peer-reviewed. It covers theoretical and applied aspects of animal ethics – of interest to academics from the humanities and the sciences, as well as professionals working in the field of animal protection.

The editors are looking for articles (3-5,000 words), “Argument” pieces (1-2,000 words), reviews and review articles, that have relevance to the ethics of our treatment of animals.

Guidelines for authors and further details of the Journal are available at:

Contributions should be emailed to the co-editor, Professor Andrew Linzey, at, who would also be pleased to discuss potential contributions.

Books for review should be sent to the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics, 91 Iffley Road, Oxford OX4 1EG.