Publications

Please see below for a list of my published academic work with links to online versions. If you are having difficulty accessing any work you wish to read, please get in touch.


Journal articles

indexMilburn, Josh, and Sara Van Goozen. Forthcoming. Counting animals in war: First steps towards an inclusive just-war theory. Social Theory and Practice. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. Forthcoming. A novel argument for vegetarianism? Zoopolitics and respect for animal corpses. Animal Studies Journal. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2020. Should vegans compromise? Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy. doi: 10.1080/13698230.2020.1737477. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Fischer, Bob, and Josh Milburn. 2019. In defence of backyard chickens. Journal of Applied Philosophy 36 (1): 108-23. doi: 10.1111/japp.12291. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2018. Death-free dairy? The ethics of clean milk. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 31 (2): 261-79. doi: 10.1007/s10806-018-9723-x. Open access.

Milburn, Josh. 2018. Nozick’s libertarian critique of Regan. Between the Species 20 (1): 68-93. Open access.

Milburn, Josh. 2017. Nonhuman animals as property holders: An exploration of the Lockean labour-mixing account. Environmental Values 26 (5): 629-48. doi: 10.3197/096327117X15002190708155. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2016. Chewing over in vitro meat: Animal ethics, cannibalism and social progress. Res Publica 22 (3): 249-65. doi: 10.1007/s11158-016-9331-4. Author accepted version on Academia.edu. Winner of the 2016 Res Publica essay prize. Subject of episode 83 of Knowing Animals.

Milburn, Josh. 2016. The demandingness of Nozick’s ‘Lockean’ proviso. European Journal of Political Theory 15 (3): 276-92. doi: 10.1177/1474885114562978. OnlineFirst PDF on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2015. Not only humans eat meat: Companions, sentience and vegan politics. Journal of Social Philosophy 46 (4): 449-62. doi: 10.1111/josp.12131. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2015. Rabbits, stoats and the predator problem: Why a strong animal rights position need not call for human intervention to protect prey from predators. Res Publica 21 (3): 273-89. doi: 10.1007/s11158-015-9281-2. Author accepted version on Academia.edu


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Milburn, Josh. 2019. Vegetarian eating. In: Handbook of Eating and Drinking, edited by Herbert L. Meiselman. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2017. Robert Nozick on nonhuman animals: Rights, value and the meaning of life. In: Ethical and Political Approaches to Nonhuman Animal Issues, edited by Andrew Woodhall and Gabriel Garmendia da Trindade. Basingstoke, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2017. The animal lovers’ paradox? On the ethics of ‘pet food’. In: Pets and People, edited by Christine Overall, 187-202. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2016. Nonhuman animals and sovereignty: On Zoopolis, failed states and institutional relationships with free-living animals. In: Intervention or Protest, edited by Andrew Woodhall and Gabriel Garmendia da Trindade, 183-212. Wilmington, DE: Vernon Press. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2016. Animal rights and food: Beyond Regan, beyond vegan. In: The Routledge Handbook of Food Ethics, edited by Mary Rawlinson and Caleb Ward, 284-93. London and New York: Routledge. Author accepted version on Academia.edu


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Milburn, Josh. 2020. Animal property rights. In: Global Encyclopedia of Territorial Rights, edited by Michael Kocsis. Dordretch, Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-68846-6_72-1. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2020. Animal sovereignty theory. In: Global Encyclopedia of Territorial Rights, edited by Michael Kocsis. Dordretch, Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-68846-6_71-1. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2017. Clean milk. In: Encyclopedia of Food and Agricultural Ethics (Second Edition), edited by Paul B. Thompson and David M. Kaplan. Dordretch, Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-6167-4_598-1. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2016. Pet food: Ethical issues. In: Encyclopedia of Food and Agricultural Ethics (Second Edition), edited by Paul B. Thompson and David M. Kaplan. Dordretch, Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-6167-4_586-1. Author accepted version on Academia.edu


Book reviews

encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ...Milburn, Josh. 2020. Review of Food Ethics: The Basics by Ronald Sandler. 5 (16). doi: 10.1007/s41055-020-00074-5. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2020. Review of Critical Terms for Animal Studies, edited by Lori Gruen. Environmental Politics 29 (6): 1120-1121. doi: 10.1080/09644016.2020.1789300. Final versioin on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2020. Review of The Oxford Handbook of Food Ethics. Between the Species 23 (1): 238-46. Open access.

Milburn, Josh. 2019. Review: When Animals Speak: Toward an Interspecies Democracy, by Eva Meijer. Metapsychology Online Reviews 23 (51). Open access.

Milburn, Josh. 2019. Sentientist politics gone wild. Politics and Animals 5: 19-24. (Part of a symposium on Alasdair Cochrane’s Sentientist Politics: A Theory of Global Inter-Species Justice, including a response from Cochrane.) Open access.

Milburn, Josh. 2018. Critical Perspectives on Veganism, edited by Jodey Castricano and Rasmus R. Simonsen. Journal of Animal Ethics 8 (2): 262-3. doi: 10.5406/janimalethics.8.2.0252. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2017. Review: Animal Property Rights, by John Hadley. Res Publica 23 (1): 147-51. doi: 10.1007/s11158-016-9345-y. Draft on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2016. Review: Political Animals and Animal Politics, edited by Marcel Wissenburg and David Schlosberg. Political Studies Review 14 (3): 427-8. doi: 10.1177/1478929916656570. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2016. Review: Towards a Right-Libertarian Welfare State, by Joachim Wündisch. Political Studies Review 14 (2): 252-3. doi: 10.1177/1478929916630914z. Author accepted version on Academia.edu

Milburn, Josh. 2015. Protection for the sentient in the nonideal world: A review of Robert Garner’s A Theory of Justice for Animals. Journal of Animal Ethics 5 (1): 69-75. doi: 10.5406/janimalethics.5.1.0069.