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Humanos e não-humanos: o aprendizado de novas sensibilidades e responsabilidades em nossas relações de estimação
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| Theses | Contributor(s): Luciana de Sant'Anna Dall'Agnol
A educação e a cultura são processos inerentes e transformadores um ao outro, fazendo com que as mudanças em nossa sociedade exijam uma contínua...
Goats Learn Socially from Humans in a Spatial Problem-Solving Task
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Christian Nawroth, Luigi Baciadonna, Alan G. McElligot
Domestication drives changes in animal cognition and behaviour. In particular, the capacity of dogs to socially learn from humans is considered a key outcome of how domestication shaped the canid...
Structural variants in genes associated with human Williams-Beuren syndrome underlie stereotypical hypersociability in domestic dogs
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bridgett M. vonHoldt, Emily Shuldiner, Ilana Janowitz Koch, Rebecca Y. Kartzinel, Andrew Hogan, Lauren Brubaker, Shelby Wanser, Daniel Stahler, Clive D. L. Wynne, Elaine A. Ostrander, Janet S. Sinsheimer, Monique A. R. Udell
Although considerable progress has been made in understanding the genetic basis of morphologic traits (for example, body size and coat color) in dogs and wolves, the genetic basis of their...
Social contact in horses: implications for human-horse interactions
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): M.C. VanDierendonck, D. Goodwin
The ancestors of the domestic horse were important prey species for many predators, including humans. Equids possess few physical defence mechanisms, relying on survival strategies centred on the...
Fine dogs the project
| Theses | Contributor(s): Laura Catalina Perilla Suarez
For years, the human animal has called the dog as man's best friend, but what does this honestly refer to? What is the relation of the human animal to the dog? How many years ago did the call...
The Dog: A Domestic Wolf to Communicate with Man: The Aggressiveness of the Dog
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Jean-Mane Giffroy
On the basis of research in archeozoology and molecular genetics, it is established that the wolf is the main ancestor of the dog and that domestication would have occurred some 14,000 or 15,000...
Is there a domestication of women? Examples of pork and dog
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): J. Milliet
Regarding hogs and dogs, the active women and leaders in the three domesticatoires action areas such as food, protection and movement controls and finally reproduction. However, at the level of...
Domesticating Animals: A Description of a Certain Disturbance
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Szymon Wrobel
Text placed in the database under the NPRH project "Polish literary and cultural studies II. Edition of the monographs of the 'Texts of the Second' in English and placing them in...
Revealing the History of Sheep Domestication Using Retrovirus Integrations
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bernardo Chessa, Filipe Pereira, Frederick Arnaud, Antonio Amorim, Felix Goyache, Ingrid Mainland
The domestication of livestock represented a crucial step in human history. By using endogenous retroviruses as genetic markers, we found that sheep differentiated on the basis of their...
A 'long-fuse domestication' of the horse? Tooth shape suggests explosive change in modern breeds compared to extinct populations and living Przewalski horses
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Krish Seetah, Andrea Cardini, Graeme Barker
Archaeological and molecular data suggest that horses were domesticated comparatively recently, the genetic evidence indicating that this was from several maternal haplotypes but only a single...
Walking the thylacine: records of indigenous companion animals in Australian narrative and photographic history
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Philip, J., Garden, D.
This report examines the history and significance of indigenous companion animals within traditional Aboriginal society and in early Euro-Australian settlements. Working from historical...
Dog breed differences in visual communication with humans
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Konno, A., Romero, T., Inoue-Murayama, M., Saito, A., Hasegawa, T.
Domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) have developed a close relationship with humans through the process of domestication. In human-dog interactions, eye contact is a key element of relationship...
Living with the beast: wolves and humans through Portuguese literature
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lopes-Fernandes, M., Soares, F., Frazao-Moreira, A., Queiroz, A. I.
This paper explores representations of wolves in Portuguese literature using an anthropological framework to analyze perceptions, beliefs, knowledge, and practices. From a literary corpus...
Neurobiological underpinnings of dogs’ human-like social competence: How interactions between stress response systems and oxytocin mediate dogs’ social skills
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Buttner, Alicia Phillips
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews
Buttner, Alicia Phillips, Department of Psychology,...
On Some Issues of Human-Animal Studies: An Introduction
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Metraux, A.
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How has the domestication of dogs impacted native North American culture and way of life?
| Theses | Contributor(s): Mikaela E. Reisman
Dogs, as the only domestic mammal in North America, were a part of the life and culture of the people who migrated to the Americas from Eurasia. Originally domesticated from Eurasian wolves, the...
Social behavior of domestic dogs and cats as compared to wild canine and feline species : an honors thesis
| Theses | Contributor(s): Anthony W. Rusk
With the help of animal behavioralists, parallels have been drawn between domestic dogs and cats and their wild cousins. In some respects, social behavior in domestic animals has remained similar...
Documenting Domestication: New Genetic Archaeological Paradigms
| Videos | Contributor(s): Melinda A. Zeder
Dr. Melinda Zeder, Director of Archaeobiology Program at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History delivers a talk at The Ohio State University (125 Scott Lab) about DNA...
Determining the antiquity of dog origins: canine domestication as a model for the consilience between molecular genetics and archaeology
| Theses | Contributor(s): Michelle Jeanette Raisor
Archaeologists have favored a date of 14,000-15,000 years before present (BP) for canine domestication. However, recent studies of mutations in the mitochondrial DNA sequence by molecular...