March-June 2020

This newsletter took a pause from March-June 2020.

Earlier versions of the newsletter.

Animal-free foods

Harris, J. (2020). The Effects of Animal-Free Food Technology Awareness on Animal Farming Opposition.

ProVeg International (2020). European Consumer Survey on Plant-based Foods - Describing the product landscape and uncovering priorities for product development and improvement. Link to pdf

Szjeda, K. & Dillard, C. (2020). Antecedents of Alternative Protein Adoption, A U.S. Focus Group Study. Link to pdf

Diet change

Bryant, C. & Dillard, C. (2020). Educated Choices Program: An Impact Evaluation of a Classroom Intervention to Reduce Animal Product Consumption. Link to pdf

De Backer, C., Erreygers, S., De Cort, C., Vandermoere, F., Dhoest, A., Vrinten, J., & Van Bauwel, S. (2020). Meat and masculinities. Can differences in masculinity predict meat consumption, intentions to reduce meat and attitudes towards vegetarians? Appetite, 147, 104559.

Nezlek, J. B., & Forestell, C. A. (2020). Vegetarianism as a social identity. Current Opinion in Food Science, 33, 45–51.

Piazza, J., Hodson, G., & Oakley, A. (2020). Butchers’ and deli workers’ psychological adaptation to meat. Emotion.

Rowe, A. (2020). Insects Raised for Food and Feed — Global Scale, Practices, and Policy. EA Forum

Social change

Anderson, J. (2020). COVID-19 & Animals: What The Public Does And Doesn’t Know.

World Wildlife Fund (2020). Opinion Survey on COVID-19 and Wildlife Trade in 5 Asian Markets. Retrieved from:

Wrenn, C., & Lizardi, A. (2020). Older, greener, and wiser: charting the experiences of older women in the American vegan movement. Journal of Women & Aging, 1–23.

Animal welfare campaigns

Open Philanthropy Project (2020). Documentaries and Farm Animals. Research note

Rishel, Mia (2020). Effective Animal Campaigning: Current Knowledge And Guiding Principles.

Rishel, Mia (2020).The Battery Ban And Beyond: Layer Hen Welfare Internationally.

Šimčikas, S. (2020). How much do Europeans care about fish welfare? (An analysis of relevant surveys). EA Forum


Amiot, C. E., Sukhanova, K., & Bastian, B. (2020). Social identification with animals: Unpacking our psychological connection with other animals. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 118(5), 991–1017.

Orzechowski, K. (2020). Deaths Per Calorie & Effective Advocacy: A Case For Standardization.


Thanks to Faunalytics’ research library and suggestions by ACE staff.