Eternal Treblinka has ratings and 32 reviews. I understood Charles Patterson argument, but I still think it is pretty inappropriate to compare the treatment of. The website maintained by Charles Patterson, author of “Eternal Treblinka” and other books. Charles Patterson, The Eternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust. New York: Lantern Books, , pp. Reviewed by Dr. Steven Best.

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Mar 25, Rico rated it really liked it. A Greek belief that they were at the top of the chain, ranking higher than non-Greeks, females, slaves, and animals.

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Eternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust by Charles Patterson

Jan 04, Peacegal rated it really liked it. Patterson shows how human concentration and killing centers are virtually identical to farmed animal concentration and killing centers. Patterson now lives in New York City. Overall, this one’s just a waste of time. In arguments about the meat industry, I repeatedly encounter two lines of thought.

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For anyone who cares at all about animals, please read this book. Ephraim Kaye – – Yad Vashem. The atrocities perpetrated on the innocent during Nazi Germany continue daily for millions of sentient beings around the world.

To turn away from this fact, is not a solution to a potential wrong, it creates additional victims in workers, whose job it becomes to be cruel for our sake. This rteblinka a great relief for the heirs of guilt. Animal Ethics in Trbelinka Ethics categorize this paper. That book says that the plight of the lambs screaming in the slaughterhouses–the whole human enterprise of degradation, cruelty, and murder-“will not end, ever.

The foal is thrown into a spare parts bucket. Jews were called rats by Germans, black people were called monkeys by their masters, Chinese people called dogs by the Japanese, and so on: The term used to describe the scientific measurement of brain sizes. Feb 06, Charles Patterson rated it it was amazing. To ask other readers questions about Eternal Treblinkaplease sign up. They call them ‘sccoters.


Lastly, Patterson brings up the topic of the vilification of Jews. Aug 07, Raluca Sandu rated it it was amazing Shelves: One of the most important books ever written. The repetitiveness of the tasks, the degradation of the victims, and the language of dehumanization and animal comparisons, are all designed to make it easier and more efficient, just as is the case in modern slaughterhouses.

Treblinka and the Holocaust are compared to the human treatment of animals. It looks at traditional methods of subduing animals in pastoral cultures, noting that “[c]astration continues to be the centerpiece of animal husbandry. Eternal Treblinka traces an attitude, the work of a base will, that treblinkq Hitler era epitomized.

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The options are many. Adolf HItler was very impressed with the assembly line killing methods of the Chicago’s Union Stockyards and the production systems employed by Henry Ford, a Nazi supporter and believer in eugenics, which the Nazis used as an treblimka to exterminate the “inferior” races. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

I hate industrial farming, vivisection labs, circuses, zoos, the way environmentalists routinely tranquilize wild animals to measure their genitals because clearly lack of data is why species go extinct every day and even the way people keep pets. Patterson is an American author, historian, and animal etenal advocate, perhaps best known for his books, Eternal Treblinka: To describe this phenomenon he discusses the famine facing the Jamestown settlers in the winter of where they slaughtered and ate all the animals they brought from England.

I do get these problems. Richard Twine – – Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 28 6: Politics and the Life Sciences, 23 1 Nazi persecution forced German vegetarians, a tiny minority in a nation of carnivores, either to flee the country or go underground.


Christa Blankea former Lutheran pastor in Germany and founder of the organization Animals’ Angels, cites a link between how we treat animals and Nazism. In conclusion, Patterson writes that “the sooner we put an end to our cruel and violent way of life, the better it will be for all of us-perpetrators, bystanders, and victims.

Why do we praise technology for developing substitutes for cruder practices in other areas of life while balking at its use to eliminate slaughterhouses, which technology can do? Charles Patterson spells out how the evil intent of the master species of humans denigrates and exploits other humans as well as other species in order to make themselves feel and look superior in their own eyes and put fear in the hearts of others.

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Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. In Eternal Treblinka chickens and pigs shriek as they are being cursed and butchered.

American and German eugenics is an offshoot of farmed animal science. One etenral inspector who worked at a “distress kill plant” in the Midwest described the plant as the end of the line for worn-out, sick, and crippled pigs: Katz – – New York University Press.

A someone who visited Treblinka, and a grandfather who escaped Treblinka, I found this a crucial read.

Dec 09, Misha Fredericks rated it really liked it. Sign in to use this feature. Sexual Evolution and the Shaping of Society [23] “Feminist philosopher Elizabeth Fisher was one of the first authors to discuss the link between domination of women and the eterbal of animals.