Participatory methodologies in research with children: creative and innovative approaches
Contributor(s):: Pereira, V. R., Coimbra, V. C. C., Cardoso, C. S., Oliveira, N. A., Vieira, A. C. G., Nobre, M. O., Nino, M. E. L.
Review: Donna J Haraway, Manifestly Haraway: The Cyborg Manifesto, The Companion Species Manifesto, Companions in Conversation (with Cary Wolfe)
Contributor(s):: Latimer, Joanna
The Wolf and the Animal Lover
Contributor(s):: Martin Drenthen
For Aristotle a true friendship can only exist between free human beings, because true friendship is based on a shared understanding of the good. Yet today, some animal philosophers argue that friendships can exist between humans and animals, maybe not in Aristotle’s sense of the word but...
Why Humans and Dogs Make Great Companions: Sophia Kwan at TEDxAsociacionEscuelasLincoln
Contributor(s):: Sophia Kwan
Sophia got a dog a year ago, and he changed her family's life in a very positive way. If you're thinking about getting a dog, you should. A dog is a man's best friend for a reason.Sophia was born in Santa Monica, California. She's lived in the United States for the majority of her...
Interspecific attachment: social bonds between humans and their 'best friends'
Contributor(s):: Morag G. Ryan
Attachment refers to an individual seeking and maintaining close proximity to another individual. Although, relatively few studies have examined attachment in an interspecific context the human-dog bond has recently gained a great deal of attention, as this relationship has been subjected to...
Animals as Friends
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Contributor(s):: Townley, Cynthia
Interpersonal barriers to stopping animal abuse: exploring the role of adolescent friendship norms and breeches
Contributor(s):: Arluke, A.
Dominance, egalitarianism and friendship at a dog daycare facility
Contributor(s):: Trisko, Rebecca K.
Animals' Capability to Bond and the Implications that Follow
Contributor(s):: Falyn Goldfarb
This paper explores the ways in which humans have historically viewed animals, with a focus on Descartes theory automata. Further concepts of the problem of different minds, inherent value, empathy, love, friendship, grief, isolation, anthropomorphism, and biochemistry (focusing on oxytocin,...
Women's health outcomes with social support from family, friends and companion dogs
Contributor(s):: Selzer, Bela Joanne
Children and their social relationships with pet dogs: Examining links with human best friendship quality and loneliness
Contributor(s):: Jocelyn Mabee
This study aimed to examine the quality of the childs relationship with the pet dog and whether it was associated with the quality of friendship with the childs human best friend or with the amount of loneliness the child felt. This study also examined whether the dogs temperament was associated...
A Meta-Analysis of Interventions to Reduce Loneliness
Contributor(s):: Masi, C. M., Chen, H. Y., Hawkley, L. C., Cacioppo, J. T.
The man and the dog
Contributor(s):: Mlinar, Uros
The Pet Factor - Companion Animals as a Conduit for Getting to Know People, Friendship Formation and Social Support
| Contributor(s):: Lisa Wood, Karen Martin, Hayley Christian, Andrea Nathan, Claire Lauritsen, Steve Houghton, Ichiro Kawachi, Sandra McCune
Background While companion animals have been previously identified as a direct source of companionship and support to their owners, their role as a catalyst for friendship formation or social support networks among humans has received little attention. This study investigated the indirect...
An Examination of the Possible Benefits for Well-Being Arising from the Social Interactions that Occur while Dog Walking
| Contributor(s):: Antonacopoulos, N. M. D., Pychyl, T. A.
Friends with benefits: Social support and its relevance for farm animal welfare
| Contributor(s):: Rault, Jean-Loup
Review of Pet loss and human emotion: A guide to recovery (2nd ed.)
| Contributor(s):: Gilbert, Richard B.
Then Came Ralph
| Contributor(s):: Muldoon, Kathleen
Friends and helpers
Raising a Compassionate Child
| Contributor(s):: Adams, Jane Meredith