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  1. Animal history: an interview with Professor Harriet Ritvo

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    | Contributor(s):: Ritvo, H., Aprobato Filho, N.

    It was in the 1980s that a new field in historical studies began to emerge, the animal history, or more specifically the history of human-animal relations. Harriet Ritvo - an eminent American historian and Emeritus Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology - is a pioneer in this field....

  2. Embodied Violence Towards Nonhuman Animals in Anne Brontë’s Agnes Grey

    | Contributor(s):: Stevens, Valerie L.

  3. The urban horse: Equestrian Traffic and Horse Husbandry in Late Medieval Cities

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    | Contributor(s):: Fabienne Meiers

    Just like cattle, sheep and pigs, horses were part of the still agrarian influenced late medieval townscapes. Written and iconographic sources as well as archaeological evidence give proof of the extensive presence of horses inside and outside the city walls and their indispensability for urban...

  4. Let ‘er Buck: Gender and Animal History in Twentieth-Century American Rodeo

    | Contributor(s):: Whitehead, Frank

  5. The (Im)Mediate Animal: Interspecies Entanglements in Early Enlightenment Transactions

    | Contributor(s):: Venters, Scott Anthony

  6. Prophecies of Palestine: Geology and Intimate Knowledge of the Subterranean

    | Contributor(s):: Assali, Hadeel

  7. Behind the Tracks: Social and Labor Relations in the United States Horse Racing Industry

    | Contributor(s):: Richart, Rebecca Suzann

  8. Animals in Ancient Greek Warfare: A Study of the Elephant, Camel, and Dog

    | Contributor(s):: Rice, Jenna Rae

  9. American Animals, American Men: Popular Literature from 1830 to 1915

    | Contributor(s):: Kelly, Stephen D.

  10. Fields of Care: Placing Animal-Human Communities in the Early Neolithic of the Sofia Basin, Bulgaria

    | Contributor(s):: Gorczyk, John Matthew

  11. La Mujer en la Frontera de lo Humano: Personajes Femeninos Liminales en el Teatro del Siglo de Oro

    | Contributor(s):: Gallego Zarzosa, Alicia

  12. Changing with the times: A qualitative content analysis of perceptions toward the study and practice of human–animal interactions

    | Contributor(s):: Trevathan-Minnis, Melissa, Schroeder, Katy, Eccles, Emily

  13. Multi-tissue and multi-isotope (δ13 C, δ15 N, δ18 O and 87/86 Sr) data for early medieval human and animal palaeoecology

    | Contributor(s):: Leggett, Sam, Rose, Alice, Praet, Estelle, Le Roux, Petrus

  14. Global cities, glocal fauna: animals and the urban British Atlantic, 1660–1800

    | Contributor(s):: Wells, Andrew

  15. Digging down into the global urban past

    | Contributor(s):: Hart, Emma, Dantas, Mariana

  16. The earliest domestic cat on the Silk Road

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    | Contributor(s):: Haruda, A. F., Miller, A. R. V., Paijmans, J. L. A., Barlow, A., Tazhekeyev, A., Bilalov, S., Hesse, Y., Preick, M., King, T., Thomas, R., Harke, H., Arzhantseva, I.

    We present the earliest evidence for domestic cat (Felis catus L., 1758) from Kazakhstan, found as a well preserved skeleton with extensive osteological pathologies dating to 775–940 cal CE from the early medieval city of Dzhankent, Kazakhstan. This urban settlement was...

  17. Humanity's best friend: a dog-centric approach to addressing global challenges

    | Contributor(s):: Sykes, A., Beirne, P., Horowitz, A., Jones, I., Kalof, L., Karlsson, E., King, T., Litwak, H., McDonald, R. A., Murphy, L. J., Pemberton, N., Promislow, D., Rowan, A., Stahl, P., Tehrani, J., Tourigny, E., Wynne, C. D. L., Strauss, E., Larson, G.

  18. War Horse, Other Animal Warriors and the Veterinarians Who Cared for Them

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    | Contributor(s):: Donald F. Smith

    Animals are still fighting and suffering in war. Though written for children, Michael Morpurgo’s best-selling book, War Horse, helps us understand the massive loss of animal life in the history of war. Dr. Delano Proctor also shares his experience as a veterinarian treating horses in...

  19. Veterinary Education in Indiana: From Horses to Hogs to the Human-Animal Bond

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    | Contributor(s):: Donald F. Smith

    Though Purdue University’s first veterinary class graduated just over 50 years ago in 1963, there had been a long and vibrant history of veterinary education in the state of Indiana dating back to the 1890s when the Indiana Veterinary College was founded.

  20. Human and Raptor Interactions in the Context of a Nomadic Society

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    | Contributor(s):: Takuya Soma

    This research project focuses on contemporary eagle-taming falconry practice of the Altaic Kazakhs animal herding society in Bayan Ulgii Province in Western Mongolia. It aims to contributing both theoretical and empirical criteria for cultural preservation of Asian falconry. This cultural as...