Walking the thylacine: records of indigenous companion animals in Australian narrative and photographic history
Contributor(s):: Philip, J., Garden, D.
This report examines the history and significance of indigenous companion animals within traditional Aboriginal society and in early Euro-Australian settlements. Working from historical photographic and anthropological records, the project constructs a visual and written record of these...
Dog breed differences in visual communication with humans
Contributor(s):: Konno, A., Romero, T., Inoue-Murayama, M., Saito, A., Hasegawa, T.
Domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) have developed a close relationship with humans through the process of domestication. In human-dog interactions, eye contact is a key element of relationship initiation and maintenance. Previous studies have suggested that canine ability to produce human-directed...
Living with the beast: wolves and humans through Portuguese literature
Contributor(s):: Lopes-Fernandes, M., Soares, F., Frazao-Moreira, A., Queiroz, A. I.
This paper explores representations of wolves in Portuguese literature using an anthropological framework to analyze perceptions, beliefs, knowledge, and practices. From a literary corpus compilation, 262 excerpts from 68 works that made reference to wolves were classified by grid analysis into...
The anthropozoology of domestication for milk productionAnthropozoologie de la domestication laitiere
Contributor(s):: Poplin, F.
Milk draws its substance from a living being of flesh and blood and from plant matter full of scents, through a two-cycle digestive system and fermentation in vivo, that of ruminants, which are also animals that provide meat ("you drink my milk, you eat my meat"). The pig, the "outlaw" of...
A cultural history of animals
Contributor(s):: Kalof, Linda, Pohl-Resl, Brigitte
A Cultural History of Animals is a multi-volume project on the history of human-animal relations from ancient times to the present. The set of six volumes covers 4500 years of human-animal interaction.Volume 1: Antiquity to the Dark Ages (2500BC-1000AD)Volume 2: The Medieval Age (1000-1400)Volume...
"Fowle fowles"? The sacred pelican and the profane cormorant in early modern culture
Contributor(s):: De Ornellas, Kevin
A spectacle of beasts: hunting rituals and animal rights in early modern England
Contributor(s):: Bergman, Charles
An anthropological examination of hunting: ethnography and sensation
Contributor(s):: Marvin, Garry
Animal philosophy: bioethics and zoontology
Contributor(s):: Acampora, Ralph R.
Animality and anthropology in Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Contributor(s):: Guichet, Jean-Luc
Animals and anthropology in medieval philosophy
Contributor(s):: De Leemans, Pieter, Klemm, Matthew
Animals in ancient philosophy: conceptions and misconceptions
Contributor(s):: Newmyer, Stephen T.
Animals in medieval sports, entertainment, and menageries
Contributor(s):: Kiser, Lisa J.
Animals in visual art from 1900 to the present
Contributor(s):: Burt, Jonathan
Animals into art in the ancient world
Contributor(s):: Morris, Christine
Animals: from souls and the sacred in prehistoric times to symbols and slaves in antiquity
Contributor(s):: Mason, Jim
Beastly spectacles in the ancient Mediterranean world
Contributor(s):: Shelton, Jo-Ann
Beyond the Ark : animals in medieval art
Contributor(s):: Resl, Brigitte