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  1. Performativity and a microbe: Exploring Mycobacterium bovis and the political ecologies of bovine tuberculosis

    Contributor(s):: Robinson, Philip A.

  2. METHODS FOR MULTISPECIES ANTHROPOLOGY: Thinking with Salmon Otoliths and Scales

    Contributor(s):: Swanson, Heather Anne

  3. Living on the edge: attitudes of rural communities toward Bengal tigers (Panthera tigris) in central India

    Contributor(s):: Reddy, C. S., Reuven, Yosef

    To date, most studies of the Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris) are of biological research, techniques, conservation, population modeling, or tiger-human conflicts. Few studies have attempted to understand the rural population that share a region with the tigers, and some of the villages are even...

  4. 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...

  5. 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...

  6. Living on the edge: attitudes of rural communities toward Bengal tigers ( Panthera tigris) in central India

    Contributor(s):: Reddy, C. S., Reuven, Yosef

    To date, most studies of the Bengal tiger ( Panthera tigris) are of biological research, techniques, conservation, population modeling, or tiger-human conflicts. Few studies have attempted to understand the rural population that share a region with the tigers, and some of the villages are even...

  7. 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...

  8. An exploration of animal abuse in the context of family violence

    Contributor(s):: Fitzgerald, Amy Jean

  9. Effects of a service dog on the families of individuals with spinal cord injuries

    Contributor(s):: Enger, Kathleen

  10. Le contrôle des chiens dans trois communautés du Nunavik au milieu du 20e siècle. (French)

    Contributor(s):: Lévesque, Francis

  11. Animal welfare and livestock production in a postindustrial milieu. (Special issue: food animal husbandry and the new millennium)

    Contributor(s):: Thompson, P. B.

    Structural transformation, food safety, and environmental risks pose challenges to livestock producers. Adjustments to livestock production systems to improve animal welfare will be made in an economic and political milieu characterized by these challenges. However, competing assumptions about...

  12. Culture of violence: Animals as double victims of the 'animal production' industry

    Contributor(s):: Whitley, Cameron Thomas

  13. Friends, confidants, and companion animals: A study of social support network characteristics and psychological well-being among pet owners and nonowners

    Contributor(s):: Zasloff, Ruth

  14. Ideology, community and demography: Explaining the link of violence against human and nonhuman animals

    Contributor(s):: Zilney, Lisa Anne

  15. Pet bereavement and families: A qualitative view (Project Hurricane D. Petrich)

    Contributor(s):: Petrich, Deirdre K.

  16. Pets' Position within the Family Structure from the Owners' Perspective: Sources and Consequences of Owners' Views

    Contributor(s):: So, Sum

  17. The role of pets in the experience of Hurricane Charley victims: A phenomenological study

    Contributor(s):: Orr, Amy E.

  18. Chubby puppies and fat cats: Gendered deviance through overweight pets

    Contributor(s):: Craven, Nena Sechler

  19. En-gendering anthropocentrism: Lessons from children's realistic animal stories

    Contributor(s):: Johnson, Kathleen R.

  20. Guns, explosives, and puppy dog tails: The social function of animal cruelty

    Contributor(s):: Goodney-Lea, Suzanne R.