Denial of Death and the Relationship between Humans and Other Animals
Contributor(s):: Marino, Lori, Mountain, Michael
The focus of this paper is to explore how cultural anthropologist Ernest Becker's claim that human behavior is largely motivated by fear of death may explain important aspects of our relationship with nonhuman animals. Terror management theory (tmt) suggests that when we humans are reminded of...
Anthropomorphism in Human-Animal Interactions: A Pragmatist View
Contributor(s):: Servais, V.
Training Technologies. Science, Humans and Dogs in the Age of Positive Dog Training
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| Contributor(s):: Ane Møller Gabrielsen
The practices of dog training influence the lives of numerous dogs and dog owners, but have not received much academic attention in terms of empirical studies. Both humans and dogs are shaped through these practices, but as the conditions are partly determined by already established networks,...
Effacing the human: Rachel Rosenthal, rats and shared creative agency
| Contributor(s):: Carrie Rohman
Prehistoric to Posthuman: Animality, Inheritance, and Identity in American Evolutionary Narratives
| Contributor(s):: Deborah Bailin
This project examines how Darwinian discourse has influenced representations of the relationship between animality and humanness in twentieth-century American literature. Scholarship in the conceptually rich and growing field of animal studies, to which my dissertation contributes, covers a wide...
Animism, Empathy and Human Development
| Contributor(s):: Fox, M.W.
Cosmology, ethics and the 'biocentric Indian'
| Contributor(s):: Hornborg, Anne-Christine
Feasting on people. Eating animals and humans in Amazonia
| Contributor(s):: Fausto, Carlos
"Flexible Personhood": Loving Animals as Family Members in Israel
| Contributor(s):: Shir-Vertesh, Dafna
The conflict caused by the introduction of bears in the Pyrenees: Different interpretations of the natural and national contracts
| Contributor(s):: Bergua Amores, Jose Angel
The Obscurantist Turn in Anthropology: From Zoomania to Animalism in the West
| Contributor(s):: Digard, Jean-Pierre
The anthropomorphized animal in children's culture
| Contributor(s):: Ratelle, Amy
Hippolyte's Coursiers oisifs: Poussin, Racine and Animals Untamed
| Contributor(s):: Hammond, Nicholas
| Contributor(s):: Thomas, Geoffrey