The Impact of Pets on Everyday Life for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Contributor(s):: Applebaum, J. W., Ellison, C., Struckmeyer, L., Zsembik, B. A., McDonald, S. E.
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...
Animal geographies I: Hearing the cry and extending beyond
Contributor(s):: Gibbs, Leah M.
Interação humano-cão: o social constituído pela relação interespécie
Contributor(s):: Ceres Berger Faraco
A presente tese consiste de estudos na área da Psicologia, abordando o sistema social na lnteração Humano-Cão. Defende-se que ha uma sociedade particular constituída por humanos e cães e que a teoria sobre o social de Humberto Maturana nos oferece apoio...
Carrots and sticks: a discourse on interspecies partnership and culture in dog sport
Contributor(s):: Candice Reynolds
Dogs are not only good to think but good to live and become with. In this study I explored the overarching concerns of interspecific relations among “schutzhund people”: an emerging multispecies sub-culture in South Africa pertaining to a German dog sport called schutzhund. Four...
Saving Animals: Everyday Practices of Care and Rescue in the US Animal Sanctuary Movement
Contributor(s):: Elan L. Abrell
This multi-sited ethnography of the US animal sanctuary movement is based on 24 months of research at a range of animal rescue facilities, including a companion animal shelter in Texas, exotic animal sanctuaries in Florida and Hawaii, and a farm animal sanctuary in New York. In the last three...
Amidst Macaques: A Multispecies Ethnography
Contributor(s):: Timothy Soyk
Before going to Kyoto, I remember my Japanese tutor telling me stories about the free roaming monkeys (Japanese Macaques) that would lurk on rooftops and rummage through garbage. The idea of such a rowdy unique presence right among human territory was such an exciting idea to me; it must...
Animal Publics: Accounting for Heterogeneity in Political Life
Contributor(s):: Blue, G.