Animals' Capability to Bond and the Implications that Follow
Contributor(s):: Falyn Goldfarb
This paper explores the ways in which humans have historically viewed animals, with a focus on Descartes theory automata. Further concepts of the problem of different minds, inherent value, empathy, love, friendship, grief, isolation, anthropomorphism, and biochemistry (focusing on oxytocin,...
How do Suburban Coyote Attacks Affect Residents' Perceptions? Insights from a New York Case Study
Contributor(s):: William F. Siemer, Daniel J. Decker, James E. Shanahan, Heather A. Wieczorek Hudenko
Understanding the human dimensions of human-coyote conflicts in metropolitan areas has taken on greater importance as coyotes (Canis latrans) have established themselves as the top predator in many urban ecosystems across North America. Though uncommon, coyote attacks on humans do occur in...
Perceptions of zoo visitors about the suitability of Geochelone elegans as a pet based on exhibit design
Contributor(s):: Shannon Marie Mckinney
Globally, the pet trade plays an active role in society even though many of the species involved are not always ideal pets. Zoos and other institutes may inadvertently contribute to the problem by housing animals in exhibits which may mislead the public about an animal's suitability as a pet....
His bark is worse than his bite: perceptions and rationalization of canine aggressive behavior
| Contributor(s):: Rachel Orritt, Harriet Gross, Todd Hogue
Qualitative methods are increasingly used to investigate the complexities of the dog-human relationship. In order to inform a larger study of human dog interaction, a focus group study was carried out to address the question 'How is aggressive behavior in dogs perceived and rationalized by...
Parental perceptions of dog ownership in the development of communicative competence in children with chronic, physical disability
| Contributor(s):: Wood, Jean Kathleen-Locke
Perceptions of pet owners in urban Latin America on protection of their animals during disasters
| Contributor(s):: Hesterberg, Uta W., Huertas, Gerardo, Appleby, Michael C.
Attention of dogs and owners in urban contexts: Public perception and problematic behaviors
| Contributor(s):: Mongillo, Paolo, Adamelli, Serena, Pitteri, Elisa, Marinelli, Lieta
How can surgeonfish help pediatric surgeons? A pilot study investigating the antinociceptive effect of fish aquariums in adult volunteers
| Contributor(s):: Sanchez, Matthieu, Delpont, Marion, Bachy, Manon, Kabbaj, Reda, Annequin, Daniel, Vialle, Raphaël
Comparative applied perception research: The case of working dogs
| Contributor(s):: Helton, William S., Helton, Nicole D., Hoffman, Robert R., Hancock, Peter A., Scerbo, Mark W., Parasuraman, Raja, Szalma, James L.
Sep 17 2015
Animals in the Anthropocene: Human-animal relations in a changing semiosphere
Domestic dogs conceal auditory but not visual information from others
| Contributor(s):: Brauer, J., Keckeisen, M., Pitsch, A., Kaminski, J., Call, J., Tomasello, M.
Anxiety and depression in care homes in Malta and Australia: part 2
| Contributor(s):: Baldacchino, Donia R., Bonello, Lilian
An fMRI Study of Attachment to Companion Animals and Pet Ownership
| Contributor(s):: Ernst, Thomas, Psychology,, Watanabe, Sara
Nonstandard Observers and the Nature of Privacy
| Contributor(s):: Soifer, Eldon, Elliott, David
A zoo-logical nature. The construction of Africa in Kristiansand Zoo and Amusement Park
| Contributor(s):: Ruud, Lise Camilla
Animals as hunting partners: reciprocity among the James Bay Cree
| Contributor(s):: Feit, Harvey A.
Children and animal thought
| Contributor(s):: Solomon, Gregg
Considering living-beings in the Aceramic Neolithic of Cyprus
| Contributor(s):: Jones, Paula Louise
Constructing the dolphin's mind
| Contributor(s):: Servais, Véronique
Damhirsche in Europa und im Vorderen Orient - Jahrtausendalte Inspiration für Kunst und Mythen, Tierhaltung und Jagd
| Contributor(s):: Becker, Cornelia