The Resource The animals among us : how pets make us human, John Bradshaw

The animals among us : how pets make us human, John Bradshaw

Label
The animals among us : how pets make us human
Title
The animals among us
Title remainder
how pets make us human
Statement of responsibility
John Bradshaw
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The bestselling author of Dog Sense and Cat Sense explains why living with animals has always been a fundamental aspect of being human. Pets have never been more popular. Over half of American households share their home with either a cat or a dog, and many contain both. This is a huge change from only a century ago, when the majority of domestic cats and dogs were working animals, keeping rodents at bay, guarding property, herding sheep. Nowadays, most are valued solely for the companionship they provide. As mankind becomes progressively more urban and detached from nature, we seem to be clinging to the animals that served us well in the past. In The Animals Among Us, anthrozoologist John Bradshaw argues that pet-keeping is nothing less than an intrinsic part of human nature. An affinity for animals drove our evolution and now, without animals around us, we risk losing an essential part of ourselves"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradshaw, John
Dewey number
636.088/7
Index
index present
LC call number
SF411.35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pets
  • Pets
  • Human-animal relationships
  • PETS / General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
  • NATURE / Animals / General
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Evolution
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Pets
  • Pets
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / Animal Husbandry
Label
The animals among us : how pets make us human, John Bradshaw
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn990778275
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465093151
Lccn
2017029473
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
80FD75B3-3EB0-4F21-8CD4-197CC76CC8E2
System control number
(OCoLC)990778275
Label
The animals among us : how pets make us human, John Bradshaw
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn990778275
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465093151
Lccn
2017029473
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
80FD75B3-3EB0-4F21-8CD4-197CC76CC8E2
System control number
(OCoLC)990778275

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