Philosophical-Legal Considerations for Ending Japanese Hunting of Small Cetaceans
Contributor(s):: Emily Claire Sipes
Japan persists as one of the few countries in the world partaking in the hunting of cetaceans, the branch of the animal kingdom that includes whales, dolphins and porpoises. The International Whaling Commission’s 1986 moratorium on commercial whaling has established...
From Arrows to Bullets: Sustainable Hunting, Fishing, and Trapping
Contributor(s):: George S. Apostolopoulos
My thesis paper is on hunting, fishing, and trapping in the state of New York. In this thesis I will go over months of my own personal research and experience on the topic. I will provide information on wildlife populations and biodiversity, as I have recorded it over the last two years.When...
Prehistoric human impacts on California birds: evidence from the Emeryville Shellmound Avifauna
Contributor(s):: John Broughton
The abundance of artiodactyls, marine mammals, waterfowl, seabirds, and other animals in 18th- and 19th-century California astonished early explorers, and the incredible wildlife densities reported in their accounts are routinely taken as analogues for the original or pristine zoological...
Explaining prehistoric variation in the abundance of large prey: a zooarchaeological analysis of deer and rabbit hunting along the Pecho Coast of Central California
Contributor(s):: Brian F. Codding, Judith F. Porcasi, Terry L. Jones
Three main hypotheses are commonly employed to explain diachronic variation in the relative abundance of remains of large terrestrial herbivores: (1) large prey populations decline as a function of anthro pogenic overexploitation; (2) large prey tends to increase as a result of increasing social...
How the Ban on Lion Hunting Killed the Lions: Mikkel Legarth at TEDxCopenhagen
When it comes to animals, people's behavior is usually driven by their emotions instead of facts and knowledge -- it's a behavior that can result in the exact opposite of what was intended. There is no picture perfect or black and white -- conservation is usually a choice between two...
Comparative study of trophic behaviour and herd structure in wild and feral goats living in a Mediterranean island: management implications
| Contributor(s):: Rivera-Sanchez, L., Cassinello Roldan, J., Baraza Ruiz, E., BartolomeFilella, J.
The aim of this study was to compare the trophic behaviour and the social structure of Majorcan wild goats and feral goats present in the island of Majorca. The former are descendants of an ancestral goat ecotype introduced in the island in the late Neolithic, whereas feral goats come from...
'Maggots in their ears': hunting indications and indigenous knowledge in development
| Contributor(s):: Sillitoe, Paul
Animal exploitation at Körtik Tepe: an early aceramic Neolithic site in southeastern Turkey
| Contributor(s):: Arbuckle, Benjamin S., Özkaya, Vecihi
Animals as hunting partners: reciprocity among the James Bay Cree
| Contributor(s):: Feit, Harvey A.
Banquete de gente : comensalidade e canibalismo na Amazônia = Commensality and cannibalism in Amazonia
| Contributor(s):: Fausto, Carlos
Damhirsche in Europa und im Vorderen Orient - Jahrtausendalte Inspiration für Kunst und Mythen, Tierhaltung und Jagd
| Contributor(s):: Becker, Cornelia
Ecuadorian blacks and their vicissitudes in the forest. On the art of staying human and Christian while hunting
| Contributor(s):: Lorcy, Armelle
Evaluating protein residues on Gainey phase Paleoindian stone tools
| Contributor(s):: Seeman, Mark F.
Hunter-herder continuum in Anabarski district, NW Sakha, Siberia, Russian Federation
| Contributor(s):: Ventsel, Aimar
Hunting dogs at Yalata
| Contributor(s):: White, Isobel M.
Is Siberian reindeer herding in crisis? Living with reindeer fifteen years after the end of socialism
| Contributor(s):: Anderson, David G.
Maintaining or reinventing a relation to 'nature': religious practices and systems or representation in contemporary Chukchi society (Siberian Arctic)
| Contributor(s):: Vaté, Virginie
Material culture, behavior, and identity: the human body as experiential nexus
| Contributor(s):: Piprani, John
Navigating human-animal divide: marine mammal hunters and rituals of sensory allurement
| Contributor(s):: McNiven, Jan J.
Not animal, not not-animal: hunting, imitation and empathetic knowledge among the Siberian Yukaghirs
| Contributor(s):: Willerslev, Rane