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  1. The role of cultural norms in shaping attitudes towards amphibians in Cape Town, South Africa

    Contributor(s):: Brom, P., Anderson, P., Channing, A., Underhill, L. G.

    Urban ecosystems are increasingly viewed as an important component within strategies for wildlife conservation but are shaped as much by natural systems as they are by social and political processes. At the garden scale, attitudes and preferences govern design and maintenance choices including...

  2. When pigs fly: emotional support animals, service dogs and the politics of legitimacy across species boundaries

    Contributor(s):: Wlodarczyk, J.

  3. Cocreating guide dog partnerships: dog training and interdependence in 1930s America

    Contributor(s):: Pemberton, N.

  4. How psychology can contribute to human-animal welfare? | Hanna Mamzer | TEDxFulbrightWarsaw

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Hanna Mamzer

    Do we understand animals? Do we really know what they need? Or maybe we just give them what WE THINK they need? By getting the knowledge from the combination of psychology and cultural differences we can look at animals as someone coming from other culture. Understanding that animals have their...

  5. The anthropology of traps: Concrete technologies and theoretical interfaces

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Corsín Jiménez, Alberto, Nahum-Claudel, Chloe

    Traps connect not only predator and prey, but mind and materiality, technology and landscape, and infrastructure and ecology. Through them bodies, knowledge practices, materials, and environments are assembled in transformative encounters which, because of their lethal agency, have emotive and...

  6. Arctic Disequilibrium: Shifting Human-Environmental Systems

    | Contributor(s):: Veldhuis, Djuke, Pelle, Tejsner, Riede, Felix, Høye, Toke T., Willerslev, Rane

  7. The Role of Man's Best Friend: Assessing the Cultural Liminality of the Canis Lupus Familiars and Its Influence on Human Societies

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    | Contributor(s):: Julianne L. D'Amico

    This project combines history and folklore to illuminate the concept of liminality and the human-dog relationship as it has evolved since the species domestication. The lore highlights the permanent liminality of the dog, the use of the species as remedies in Folk Medicine, and the dog's...

  8. Beyond Therapy Dogs: Coordinating Large-Scale Finals Week Activities

    | Contributor(s):: Flynn, Holly

  9. RAW DATA: Making Relations Matter

    | Contributor(s):: Walford, Antonia

  10. METHODS FOR MULTISPECIES ANTHROPOLOGY: Thinking with Salmon Otoliths and Scales

    | Contributor(s):: Swanson, Heather Anne

  11. Comment: Reflections on Meat-Eaters, Vegetarians, and Vampires

    | Contributor(s):: Sutton, David

  12. A THEORY OF 'ANIMAL BORDERS': Thoughts and Practices toward Non-human Animals among the G|ui Hunter-Gatherers

    | Contributor(s):: Sugawara, Kazuyoshi

  13. Zoonotic diagrams: mastering and unsettling human-animal relations

    | Contributor(s):: Lynteris, Christos

  14. Animal geographies I: Globalizing and decolonizing

    | Contributor(s):: Hovorka, Alice J.

  15. Review of John Cartwright's Evolution and Human Behaviour: Darwinian Perspectives on the Human Condition

    | Contributor(s):: Gray, Peter B.

  16. Archaeology and Human-Animal Relations: Is Anthropocentrism an Issue?

    | Contributor(s):: Boyd, Brian

  17. Visually Impaired People in Iran: Cultural and Environmental Effects on Orientation and Mobility Services

    | Contributor(s):: Taheri-Araghi, M.

  18. How Japanese companion dog and cat owners' degree of attachment relates to the attribution of emotions to their animals

    | Contributor(s):: Su, B., Koda, N., Martens, P.

  19. Posttraumatic Growth Following the Loss of a Pet: A Cross-Cultural Comparison

    | Contributor(s):: Cori Bussolari, Janice Habarth, Satoko Kimpara, Rachel Katz, France Carlos, Amy Chow, Hisao Osada, Yukiko Osada, Betty J. Carmack, Nigel P. Field, Wendy Packman

  20. Animal people

    | Contributor(s):: Meghan Ann Brown, Debra Marquart (adviser)

    Imagine you’re at the zoo, standing in front of an enclosure that contains a magnificent lion. You gaze into his lantern-yellow eyes and he stares back at you. What do you see? If you’re like most people, your answer may be simply, a lion. You may be humbled in the presence of a...