The Interspecies Family: Attitudes and Narratives
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| Contributor(s):: Nicole Lynne Owens
Families are conceptualized and accomplished in increasingly diverse ways in the 21st century. A constructionist framework was utilized to examine a widespread contemporary family form, the interspecies family. This mixed-method approach relied on both quantitative survey data and qualitative...
What makes human-animal relations 'organizational'? The de-scription of anthrozootechnical agencements
| Contributor(s):: Doré, Antoine, Michalon, Jérôme
Interação humano-cão: o social constituído pela relação interespécie
| Contributor(s):: Ceres Berger Faraco
A presente tese consiste de estudos na área da Psicologia, abordando o sistema social na lnteração Humano-Cão. Defende-se que ha uma sociedade particular constituída por humanos e cães e que a teoria sobre o social de Humberto Maturana nos oferece apoio...
Unzoo: creating conservational conscience - a progressive development scheme for Johannesburg Zoo
| Contributor(s):: Bronwyn Anne Allcock
Humans and animals have a diverse and complex set of relationships but their inextricable narratives of development leave them interdependent. By understanding the human fascination with other living beings, in conjunction with our responsibility of preserving the planet, the importance of...
More than just Rodent Control: A Transdisciplinary Study on Library Cats and their Impact on the Library as Third Place
| Contributor(s):: Silvana Lotz
Introduction. The traditional purpose of library cats has been to keep rodents away. Today most resident library cats can be found in the United States where they even seem to serve other purposes. The aim of this study is to analyze how library cats affect the library’s role as third...
Jainism and Human–Animal Relationship
| Contributor(s):: Nachiketa Bandyopadhyay
While discussing the role of animal in society, tradition, religion and culture mostly observed that human interest are protected, at the same time people who have different ways of thinking and ideas in favor of animals having caring attitudes towards animal welfare are seen. History of...
The wrong kind of sacrifice
| Contributor(s):: Namia Akhtar
Eid is an occasion to reconnect with our higher selves, the transcendent self that exists within us to connect with the celestial and to instill at least a fragment of that celestial order in our lives. Nonetheless, in contemporary Muslim society in urban Bangladesh, Eid-ul-Azha has evolved into...
Animals as hunting partners: reciprocity among the James Bay Cree
| Contributor(s):: Feit, Harvey A.
Between trust and domination: social contracts between humans and animals
| Contributor(s):: Armstrong Oma, Kristin
Gender and Matinen dogs
| Contributor(s):: Broch, Harald Beyer
Owls: images and voices in the Ojibwa and Midewiwin worlds
| Contributor(s):: Pomedli, Michael M.
Minding Animals: A Transdisciplinary Approach for Furthering Our Understanding of Animals in Society
| Contributor(s):: Marc Bekoff
I'm honored to be the guest editor of this volume of Animals. The essays included here are in the spirit of this new and forward-looking journal http://www.mdpi.com/2076-2615/1/1/1/pdf. They stem from a precedent setting gathering of scholars from all over the world representing many...
An animal is not a human. Or is it?
| Contributor(s):: McBride, Anne
The gift in the animal: The ontology of hunting and human-animal sociality
| Contributor(s):: Nadasdy, Paul
Animals as scientific objects
At home with the dolphins
| Contributor(s):: Bearzi, Giovanni
| Contributor(s):: Ackerman, Diane
Dolphin healing from afar
| Contributor(s):: Dobbs, Horace
| Contributor(s):: Calvez, Leigh
| Contributor(s):: Hogan, Linda