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Arnold Arluke

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Professor Emeritus

  • Distinguished Scholarship Award, Animals and Society Section, ASA, 2009
  • MSPCA Human Hero Award for Research, 2004
  • Distinguished Scholar Award, International Association of Human-Animal Interaction, 1998
  • Charles Horton Cooley Book Award, Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction, 1997
  • The Photographed Cat: Picturing Human-Feline Ties, 1890-1940 (Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2013) with Lauren Rolfe.
  • Beauty and the Beast: Human-Animal Relations Revealed in Real Photo Postcards, 1905-1935 (Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2010) with Robert Bogdan.
  • Inside Animal Hoarding: The Barbara Erickson Case (Layfayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2009) with C. Killeen.
  • Between the Species: Readings in Human-Animal Relationships (Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2008) with Clinton Sanders.
  • Just a Dog: Understanding and Using Animal Cruelty (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006).
  • The Sacrifice: How Scientific Experiments Transform Animals and People (West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2006) with L. Birke and M. Michaels.
  • Brute Force: Animal Police and the Challenge of Cruelty (West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2004).
  • Great Apes and Humans: The Ethics of Coexistence (Washington, DC: Smithosonian Institution Press, 2001) with B. Beck et al.
  • Regarding Animals (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996) with Clinton Sanders.
  • Education

    Ph.D., 1977, Sociology,
    New York University

  • Contact

  • Address

    930 Renaissance Park
    360 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115