Journal Articles (Peer-Reviewed)

(2019) Save the Meat for Cats: Why It’s Wrong to Eat Roadkill. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics.

(2018) Harming (Respectfully) Some to Help Others: Animal Rights and the Moral Imperative to Spay and Neuter. Between the Species 21(1): 94-126.

(2018) Re-defending Nonhuman Justice in Complex Animal Communities: A Response to Jacobs. Journal of Animal Ethics 8(2): 159-165.

(2016) Higher and Lower Political Animals: A Critical Analysis of Aristotle’s Account of the Political Animal. Journal of Animal Ethics 6(1): 54–66.

(2016) How to Help when it Hurts: The Problem of Assisting Victims of Injustice. Journal of Social Philosophy 47(2): 142–70.

(2015) Adventures in Moral Consistency: How to Develop an Abortion Ethic from an Animal Rights Framework. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 18(1): 145–64.

(2015) Comparing Lives and Epistemic Limitations: A Critique of Regan’s Lifeboat from an Unprivileged Position. Ethics and the Environment 20(1): 1–21.

(2015) The Search for Liability in the Defensive Killing of Nonhuman Animals. Social Theory and Practice 41(1): 106–30.

(2014) Assuming Risk: A Critical Analysis of a Soldier’s Duty to Prevent Collateral Damage. Journal of Military Ethics 13(1): 70–93.

(2014) Nonhuman Animals: Not Necessarily Saints or Sinners. Between the Species 17(1): 1–30.

(2014) Virtue Ethics and Animals: A Minimally Decent Ethic for Practical Living in a Non-ideal World. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 27(6): 909–29.

Book Chapters

(2018) Compassion and Animals: How We Ought to Treat Animals in a World Without Justice. In The Moral Psychology of Compassion, ed. Carolyn Price and Justin Caouette. Rowman and Littlefield.

(forthcoming) Veganism, (Almost) Harm-Free Animal Flesh, and Nonmaleficence: Navigating Dietary Ethics in an Unjust World. In Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics. 


(2018) Risking Harm for Canine Longevity. American Journal of Bioethics 18 (10): 60-61.

Book Reviews

(2017) Review of The Future of Meat without Animals, edited by Brianne Donaldson and Christopher Carter. Environmental Ethics 39(3):341-344.

Re-Printed Publications

(2017) Assuming Risk: A Critical Analysis of a Soldier’s Duty to Prevent Collateral Damage. In Moral Reasoning: A Text and Reader on Ethics and Contemporary Moral Issues, ed. by David Morrow. Oxford University Press.