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  1. The Richness of Food: A Zooarchaeological Analysis of Huaca Santa Clara and Huaca Gallinazo, North Coast of Peru

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    | Contributor(s):: Arwen M. Johns

    This thesis is a zooarchaeological study examining the entangled nature of human-animal relations within processes of food production, preparation, and consumption at Huaca Santa Clara and Huaca Gallinazo in the Virú Valley, North Coast of Peru. It assesses how the consumption of animal...

  2. Landuse practices interface:Human-Wildlife conflict in Lupande game management area

    | Contributor(s):: Peter Ngoma

    Human-Wildlife Conflict (HWC) has become a serious threat to the survival of many endangered species in the world. The sighted examples from different countries such as Kenya, Zimbabwe, Zanzibar, Namibia, China and Peru demonstrate the severity of the conflict and suggest that greater in depth...

  3. ¿Y si hacemos turismo con llamas? | Alejandra Arias-Stella | TEDxTukuy

    Antes de la conquista del Perú, las llamas eran el animal de carga por excelencia. Sin embargo, con la llegada de los españoles y la reducción de la población nativa, las llamas fueron reemplazadas por las mulas y los caballos. En esta charla, Alejandra Arias,...

  4. The media coverage of animal abuse in the digital versions of two media in Peru as well as the perceptions of activists and decision makers

    | Contributor(s):: Marita Calderon Torres

    This research contributes to an ethical debate in Peru; One whose incipient condition is inversely proportional to its level of urgency. If respect for the different forms of life that coexist with human beings matters in the various agendas, the issue of animal abuse is still a point of focus...

  5. A god forsaken: the sacred bear in Andean iconography and cosmology

    | Contributor(s):: Paisley, Susanna

  6. Human and animal diet at Conchopata, Peru :stable isotope evidence for maize agriculture and animal management practices during the Middle Horizon

    | Contributor(s):: Finucane, Brian

  7. J.J. Von Tschudi y la ethnohistoria peruana

    | Contributor(s):: Custred, Lynn

  8. La masque et la placenta: notes sur les coustumes-masques yagua

    | Contributor(s):: Chaumeil, Jean-Pierre

  9. Domestic dog ownership: a risk factor for human infection with Leishmania (Viannia) species

    | Contributor(s):: Reithinger, R., Canales Espinoza, J., Llanos-Cuentas, A., Davies, C. R.

  10. Latitudinal variation in diet and patterns of human interaction in the marine otter

    | Contributor(s):: Mangel, J. C., Whitty, T., Medina-Vogel, G., Alfaro-Shigueto, J., Caceres, C., Godley, B. J.

    The marine otter (Lontra felina) inhabits patches of rocky coastline from central Peru to southern Chile and is classified as Endangered by the IUCN. Given the limited information available about the species, we set out to assess marine otter diet with a view to detecting latitudinal differences,...

  11. Grazing behaviour of llamas, alpacas and sheep in the Andes of Peru

    | Contributor(s):: Pfister, J. A., San Martin, F., Rosales, L., Sisson, D. V., Flores, E., Bryant, F. C.

    Llamas, alpacas and sheep graze jointly in many herds in the Andes. As foraging behaviour may be an important aspect of resource partitioning among camelids and sheep, activity budgets and feeding patterns during one wet and one dry season were quantified. Llamas generally spent more time at each...