Marino, Lori (2019) “I am not an animal”. Animal Sentience 23(40)
Colin A. Chapman and Michael A. Huffman, Why do we want to think humans are different?
The answer to Chapman & Huffman’s question — “Why do we want to think humans are different?” — lies in the work of Ernest Becker and the social psychology literature known as Terror Management Theory, according to which our deep anxiety about animality and death can drive our need to feel superior to the other animals.
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