How Wolves Turned into Dogs and How Dogs Are Valuable in Meeting Human Social Needs
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Contributor(s):: Kurt Kotrschal
A wealth of recent behavioral, neurobiological, and genetic results allows us to draw a new, comprehensive picture of the human-wolf-dog relationship. Dogs originated from wolves 35,000 years ago, mainly via selection for tameness. Wolves were probably spiritual partners and hunting buddies of...
Animal viewing in postmodern America : a case study of the Yellowstone wolf watchers
Contributor(s):: Jo Anne Young
The purpose of this thesis is to examine the American relationship with wildlife by way of a case study of the Yellowstone wolf watchers. The American relationship with nature and animals changed at a never before seen rate during the modern era because of capitalism and industrialization. Our...
The Dog: A Domestic Wolf to Communicate with Man: The Aggressiveness of the Dog
Contributor(s):: Jean-Mane Giffroy
On the basis of research in archeozoology and molecular genetics, it is established that the wolf is the main ancestor of the dog and that domestication would have occurred some 14,000 or 15,000 years ago, 5,000 years before the domestication of another species. The place or places of the first...
Waiting for Wolves in Japan: An Anthropological Study of People-Wildlife Relations
Contributor(s):: John Knight
The Wolf in the living room: A healing story: Julia Huffman at TEDxFargo
Contributor(s):: Julia Huffman
Award winning filmmaker Julia Huffman (Medicine of the Wolf) takes us on a journey from her beginnings of being adopted and then the healing that took place with her first dog Bozo. This relationship with her canine, ultimatley led her to discovering the profound power of healing that both dogs...
Assessment of attachment behaviour to human caregivers in wolf pups (Canis lupus lupus)
Contributor(s):: Nathaniel J. Hall, Kathryn Lord, Anne-Marie K. Arnold, Clive D.L. Wynne, Monique Udell
Previous research suggested that 16-week old dog pups, but not wolf pups, show attachment behaviour to a human caregiver. Attachment to a caregiver in dog pups has been demonstrated by differential responding to a caregiver compared to a stranger in the Ainsworth Strange Situation Test. We show...
'Ils finiront par nous bouffer'. Enquête contemporaines sur la mémoire du loup en Cévennes
Contributor(s):: Laurence, Pierre
'Upside-down'. The sheep-farmers are facing the presence of the wolves in the French Alps
Contributor(s):: Fabre, Patrick
Entre antiquité et Moyen Âge: l''invention' du loup ennemi
Contributor(s):: Ortalli, Gherardo
Ideology, myth and science. The wolf as the object of all passions
Contributor(s):: Bobbé, Sophie
Impact du loup sur les bergers salarié des Alps du sud
Contributor(s):: Mallen, Marc
Monarchy and the fight against wolves in the Dauphiné during the second half of the 18th century
Contributor(s):: Favier, Rene
Reactions against the return of wolves in France. An attempt at analysis taking the [rumours] seriously
Contributor(s):: Campion-Vincent, Veronique
The wolf arrival in the French Alps and the transformation of the relations to the wild
Contributor(s):: Mauz, Isabelle
Towards the necessity of a new interactive approach integrating ethnology, ecology and ethology in the study of the relationship between Kyrgyz stockbreeders and wolves
Contributor(s):: Lescureux, Nicolas
Town wolf and country wolf
Contributor(s):: Garde, Laurent
Why dance with wolves?
Contributor(s):: Dalla Bernardina, Sergio
Wolf charmers and wolf leaders, from past to present
Contributor(s):: Bernard, Daniel
Wolves and werewolves around glass factories in Bas-Dauphiné during the Ancien Régime
Contributor(s):: Moyroud, Raymond
The ecology of globalization: the wolf at the global door
Contributor(s):: Weaver, Thomas