Keeping littermates together instead of social mixing benefits pig social behaviour and growth post-weaning
Contributor(s):: Camerlink, Irene, Proßegger, Christina, Kubala, Denise, Galunder, Katharina, Rault, Jean-Loup
2021Applied Animal Behaviour Science2351052300168-159110.1016/j.applanim.2021.105230text
The Effects of Kinship, Reciprocity, and Conscious Deliberation on the Level of Concern for Non-Humans: How Our Psychology Affects Levels of Concern for Non-Humans
Contributor(s):: Barton Thompson, Cindy Quinter
As hunter-gatherers, it is unlikely that humans evolved psychological tendencies to extend high levels of concern for predator or prey species. Our coalitional psychology, which evolved to regulate human interactions with other humans, might be the basis for the extension of ethical concerns to...
Tattoo Narratives: Insights Into Multispecies Kinship and Griefwork
Contributor(s):: Hill, Kristine
This paper explores multispecies families and nonhuman kinship through the lens of tattoo narratives, namely those that accompany designs dedicated to a companion animal. Although some tattoos are purely aesthetic, many embody deep personal meanings. Humans use narrative as a tool to endow...
Mothers provide similar care to related and unrelated chicks in quail
Contributor(s):: Aigueperse, Nadège, Houdelier, Cécilia, Nicolle, Céline, Lumineau, Sophie
Adoption is an usual procedure to experiment non-genomic influences on young development. However relatedness may be a variation factor of maternal behaviour who can recognize and/or discriminate her own young that non-related ones. Here we investigate the influence of relatedness on maternal and...
Dialogic dogs and phatic felines: speaking to and through our pets
Contributor(s):: Nicole M. Dufour
While many pet owners acknowledge that they speak to their pet, Pet Communication has remained mostly overlooked by researchers. Through discourse analysis, this thesis is an attempt to analyze Pet Communication, which deals with human speech to a pet, about a pet, or through a pet. I analyze...
'Doing good by proxy': human-animal kinship and the 'donation' of canine blood
| Contributor(s):: Ashall, V., Hobson-West, P.
This article demonstrates the relevance of animals to medical sociology by arguing that pet owners’ accounts of veterinary decision‐making can highlight key sociological themes which are important to both human and animal health. Based on semi‐structured interviews, the article argues...
'Animals Just Love You as You Are': Experiencing Kinship across the Species Barrier
| Contributor(s):: Charles, Nickie
Understanding our kinship with animals: Input for health care professionals interested in the human-animal bond
| Contributor(s):: Fine, Aubrey H., Beck, Alan M.
New perspectives on dolphin whistles: Evaluating signal context, categorization and memory
| Contributor(s):: Bruck, Jason Neal
A myth of kinship? Reinterpreting Lakota conceptualization of kin relationships vis-à-vis 19th and 20th century historical narratives
| Contributor(s):: Hogue, Kellie
Making kin out of others in Amazonia
| Contributor(s):: Vilaça, Aparecida
Ritual gendered relationships: kinship, marriage, mastery, and machi modes of personhood
| Contributor(s):: Bacigalupo, Ana Mariella
The feast of Saint Stephen in Zanigrad: customs and horse breeding activities
| Contributor(s):: Ravnik, Mojca
The social movement of meat in Taimyr, northern Russia
| Contributor(s):: Ziker, John P.
A new synthesis : resituating approaches to the evolution of human behavior
| Contributor(s):: Fuentes, Agustín
Dimension humaine et monde animal dans la culture populaire serbe
| Contributor(s):: Pavković, Nikola F.
The meaning of nominal animal categories among the Caribs of the Guianas
| Contributor(s):: Jara, Fabiola
Bitch, Bitch, Bitch: Personal Criticism, Feminist Theory, and Dog-writing
| Contributor(s):: McHugh, Susan
‘A dog who I know quite well': everyday relationships between children and animals.
| Contributor(s):: Tipper, Becky
Crianzas mutuas. El trato a los animales desde las concepciones de los pastores puneños (Jujuy, Argentina)
| Contributor(s):: Bugallo, Lucila, Tomasi, Jorge