Cruelty to Animals and Interpersonal Violence: Reading in Research and Application. Edited by Randall Lockwood and Frank R. Ascione.
Lockwood is Vice President in charge of Research and Educational Outreach for the Humane Society of the United States. The two present carefully selected pertinent philosophical and historical attitudes that provide support for the positive correlation between cruelty to animals and its relationship to human violence. A powerful and compelling introduction and conclusion emphasize the gravity of the situation for animals and humans alike.