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  1. The ‘Dangerous’ Women of Animal Welfare: How British Veterinary Medicine Went to the Dogs

    Contributor(s):: Gardiner, Andrew

  2. Women, Pets, and Imperialism: The British Pekingese Dog and Nostalgia for Old China

    Contributor(s):: Cheang, Sarah

  3. A gender sensitive analysis towards organic agriculture: a structural equation modeling approach

    Contributor(s):: Najafabadi, M. O.

    This study integrates the motivating and challenging elements impacting on the implementation of organic farming practice in Iran. Analysis was based on the results of two surveys; one from organic farmers to determine motivating factors and the other from experts in organic farming to identify...

  4. Cat Person, Dog Person, Gay, or Heterosexual: The Effect of Labels on a Man's Perceived Masculinity, Femininity, and Likability

    Contributor(s):: Mitchell, R. W., Ellis, A. L.

    American undergraduates (192 male, 521 female) rated masculinity, femininity, and likability of two men (one highly masculine and unfeminine, one normally masculine with low femininity) from a videotaped interaction. Participants were informed that both men were cat persons, dog persons,...

  5. Obstacles and anticipated problems with acquiring assistance dogs, as expressed by Japanese people with physical disabilities

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    | Contributor(s):: Mariko Yamamoto, Lynette A. Hart, Mitsuaki Ohta, Koji Matsumoto, Nobuyo Ohtani

    In western countries, such as the United States and the United Kingdom, many people with disabilities benefit from the help their assistance dogs provide. In contrast, assistance dogs have not become widespread in Japan. This study explores the perspectives of Japanese people with disabilities,...

  6. An ethnography of an Idaho farm woman: Embodied knowing and communication

    | Contributor(s):: Walker, Robyn Carlea

  7. Individual differences and pet ownership status: Distinguishing among different types of pet owners and non-owners

    | Contributor(s):: Merrill, Shannon M.

  8. Attitudes toward pets, pet ownership, age, education level, and gender as predictors of caregiver support for animal-assisted therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Beckman, Jennifer Michele

  9. Chubby puppies and fat cats: Gendered deviance through overweight pets

    | Contributor(s):: Craven, Nena Sechler

  10. Conflict and connection: A theoretical and evaluative study of an equine-assisted psychotherapy program for at-risk and delinquent girls

    | Contributor(s):: Foley, Allison Jan

  11. The affective uses of dogs: Pet-keeping in nineteenth-century England and America

    | Contributor(s):: Chez, Keridiana W.

  12. Animal-companion depictions in women's magazine advertising

    | Contributor(s):: Patricia F. Kennedy, Mary G. McGarvey

    Via a content analysis of 1398 advertisements that include both people and pets and that appeared in women's magazines over a period of four decades, this study examines the changing roles played by companion animals and the changes in themes used in these advertisements. Considering both the...

  13. Gender Stereotyping in Young Children: Evidence to Support a Concept-Learning Approach

    | Contributor(s):: Cowan, Gloria, Hoffman, Charles D.

  14. Children's Ideas about Animal Young and their Care: A Reassessment of Gender Differences in the Development of Nurturance

    | Contributor(s):: Melson, Gail F., Fogel, Alan

    This study examines the effects of gender in conjunction with age, pet ownership, and sibling status on children's ideas about domestic animal young (puppies and kittens) and how they are nurtured. A theoretical model accounting for gender differences in the development of nurturance in...

  15. Gender, Sex Role Orientation, and Attitudes Toward Animals

    | Contributor(s):: Herzog Jr, Harold A., Betchart, Nancy S., Pittman, Robert B.

  16. Attitudes on Animal Research Predict Acceptance of Genetic Modification Technologies by University Undergraduates

    | Contributor(s):: Gabriel, K. I., Rutledge, B. H., Barkley, C. L.

  17. Animal agendas: Conflict over productive animals in twentieth-century Australian cities

    | Contributor(s):: Gaynor, A.

  18. Individual Difference and Study-Specific Characteristics Influencing Attitudes about the Use of Animals in Medical Research

    | Contributor(s):: Henry, B., Pulcino, R.

  19. New Zealand Vegetarians: At Odds with Their Nation

    | Contributor(s):: Potts, A., White, M.

  20. Public Attitudes toward Black Bears (Ursus americanus) and Cougars (Puma concolor) on Vancouver Island

    | Contributor(s):: Campbell, M., Lancaster, B. L.