Animal welfare around the world: examining the role the economy has on animal welfare
Contributor(s):: Olivia J. Thornton
Every person has a different perspective from which he or she views animals. For some, an animal is almost human-like; for others, animals are a means to an end; for most people, their beliefs fall somewhere between these two extremes. Animals may be viewed as pets by some and...
Animals in Advertising: Eliciting Powerful Consumer Response, Resulting in Enhanced Brand Engagement
Contributor(s):: Natasha D. Braunwart
The use of live animals as a communications tool has been seen in thousands of commercials, many of which have received international attention through online channels. As the Internet becomes a prevalent sharing platform, the reactions from viewers can be better understood with quantifiable...
Breeding inequality: Human-animal interactions in beef production
| Contributor(s):: Ellis, Colter
Curiosity killed the cat: Animals in nineteenth-century British culture
| Contributor(s):: Amato, Sarah
Dangerous dog or dastardly dude? Anthropomorphism, threat, and willingness to approach non-human targets
| Contributor(s):: Butterfield, Max Edward
Hayvan refahına ilişkin tüketici algı ve tutumu
| Contributor(s):: Özlem GÖKMEN TÜFENK
Bu araştırmada, tüketicilerin hayvan refahına yönelik algı ve tutumunun belirlenmesi ve tüketicilerin bazı özellikleri ile hayvan refahı algı ve tutumu arasındaki ilişkilerin incelenmesi amaçlanmıştır. Araştırmanın amacı kendilerine açıklandıktan sonra kabul...
Income Elasticity of Expenditures on Pets
| Contributor(s):: Ehlert, Andrew Allen
The popular media contains many articles that cite an increase in pet ownership costs. However, limited econometric research has been done to examine consumer spending on pets. The purpose of this study was to determine the income elasticity of spending on pets in the United States. Income...
Pet Provocateur: Questioning Human/Non-Human Relationships in Visual Representations
| Contributor(s):: Linsen Settembrini
This thesis consists of two parts, one visual and the other textual. For the first section I have created a series of ostentatious paintings concerning the animal subject as a protagonist in our consumer culture. The result was a solo exhibition titled zooccoco by phat glitz, which illustrated...
The Effects of Different Lifestyles of Dog Owners with on their Purchasing Behaviors of Pet Goods
| Contributor(s):: Huang Yu Hui
The main purpose of this study is to explore whether dog owners purchasing behaviors for pet goods would be affected due to their different lifestyles. First, the researcher conducts literature reviews, collecting relevant information to design questionnaires. Second, the researcher collects the...