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The Resource Some we love, some we hate, some we eat : why it's so hard to think straight about animals, Hal Herzog

Some we love, some we hate, some we eat : why it's so hard to think straight about animals, Hal Herzog

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Some we love, some we hate, some we eat : why it's so hard to think straight about animals
Title
Some we love, some we hate, some we eat
Title remainder
why it's so hard to think straight about animals
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Hal Herzog
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Some we love, some we hate, some we eat
Title variation remainder
why its so hard to think straight about animals
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Language
eng
Summary
"A maverick scientist who co-founded the field of anthrozoology offers a controversial, thought-provoking, and unprecedented exploration of the psychology behind the inconsistent and often paradoxical ways we think, feel, and behave towards animals"--
Summary
"A maverick scientist who co-founded the field of anthrozoology offers a controversial, thought-provoking, and unprecedented exploration of the psychology behind the inconsistent and often paradoxical ways we think, feel, and behave towards animals"--
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360949
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Herzog, Hal
Dewey number
304.27
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Human-animal relationships
  • Interdisciplinary research
Target audience
adult
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why it's so hard to think straight about animals
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Some we love, some we hate, some we eat : why it's so hard to think straight about animals, Hal Herzog
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Publication
Note
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was published in 2010 by Harper Collins Publishers."
  • Includes section with: Meet Hal Herzog, a conversation with Hal Herzog, and Animals and us: are humans the only animals that keep pets?
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-287) and index
Contents
Introduction : why is it so hard to think straight about animals? -- Anthrozoology : the new science of human-animal interactions -- The importance of being cute : why we think what we think about creatures that don't think like us -- Pet-o-philia : why do humans (and only humans) love pets? -- Friends, foes, and fashion statements : the human-dog relationship -- "Prom queen kills first deer on sixteenth birthday" : gender and the human-animal relationship -- In the eyes of the beholder : the comparative cruelty of cockfights and Happy Meals -- Delicious, dangerous, disgusting, and dead : the human-meat relationship -- The moral status of mice : the use of animals in science -- The cats in our houses, the cows on our plates : are we all hypocrites? -- The carnivorous yahoo within ourselves : dealing with moral inconsistency
Control code
ocn703206624
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
viii, 341, 14 p.
Isbn
9780061730856
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Some we love, some we hate, some we eat : why it's so hard to think straight about animals, Hal Herzog
Publication
Note
  • "A hardcover edition of this book was published in 2010 by Harper Collins Publishers."
  • Includes section with: Meet Hal Herzog, a conversation with Hal Herzog, and Animals and us: are humans the only animals that keep pets?
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-287) and index
Contents
Introduction : why is it so hard to think straight about animals? -- Anthrozoology : the new science of human-animal interactions -- The importance of being cute : why we think what we think about creatures that don't think like us -- Pet-o-philia : why do humans (and only humans) love pets? -- Friends, foes, and fashion statements : the human-dog relationship -- "Prom queen kills first deer on sixteenth birthday" : gender and the human-animal relationship -- In the eyes of the beholder : the comparative cruelty of cockfights and Happy Meals -- Delicious, dangerous, disgusting, and dead : the human-meat relationship -- The moral status of mice : the use of animals in science -- The cats in our houses, the cows on our plates : are we all hypocrites? -- The carnivorous yahoo within ourselves : dealing with moral inconsistency
Control code
ocn703206624
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
viii, 341, 14 p.
Isbn
9780061730856
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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