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  1. Dear Rin Tin Tin: An Analysis of William Safire's Dog-Naming Survey from 1985

    Contributor(s):: Brandes, Stanley

  2. Birds are not more human than dogs: evidence from naming.

    Contributor(s):: Abel, Ernest L

  3. The names of all manner of hounds: a unique inventory in a a fifteenth-century manuscript

    Contributor(s):: Scott-Macnab, David

  4. Proverbial dog names of Baatombu: A strategic alternative to silence

    Contributor(s):: Schottman, Wendy

  5. 'Parrots are 'more human' than chickens': Erratum

    Contributor(s):: Abel, Ernest L.

  6. Emotion in the sounds of pets' names

    Contributor(s):: Whissell, Cynthia

  7. Les enjeux de la nomination animale dans la société française contemporaine = Names of animals in contemporary French society

    Contributor(s):: Méchin, Colette

  8. What's in a name? - Consequences of naming non-human animals. (Special issue: Minding animals: Emerging issues concerning our relationships with other animals.)

    Contributor(s):: Borkfelt, S.

    The act of naming is among the most basic actions of language. Indeed, it is naming something that enables us to communicate about it in specific terms, whether the object named is human or non-human, animate or inanimate. However, naming is not as uncomplicated as we may usually think and names...