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Robert C. Jones, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor
Email: rjones@csudh.edu
(310) 243-3029

Contact Preference: Any

Areas of Expertise

Animal Rights, Animal Ethics, Animal Cognition, Social Justice

Professional Background

Dr. Jones works on questions at the intersection of applied ethics, animal cognition, and social justice, and pursues these interests in a variety of specific projects which span traditional and novel areas of ethics, social justice, and food ethics, with a focus on critical animal studies and animal liberation theory and activism. He is a co-author of Chimpanzee Rights (2018). He has given over 50 talks and interviews on animal ethics, environmental ethics, veganism, and speciesism.


Ph.D., Philosophy, Stanford University

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