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The Resource How animals grieve, Barbara J. King

How animals grieve, Barbara J. King

Label
How animals grieve
Title
How animals grieve
Statement of responsibility
Barbara J. King
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An anthropologist proves that animals really do experience emotions, describing through a number of specific cases how elephants, housecats and baboons exhibited signs of grieving upon experiencing a loss of a mate, sibling or child. --
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
D8D
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1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Barbara J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grief in animals
  • Animal psychology
  • Animal behavior
Label
How animals grieve, Barbara J. King
Instantiates
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : on grief and love -- Keening for Carson the cat -- A dog's best friend -- Mourning on the farm -- Why bunnies get depressed -- Elephant bones -- Do monkeys mourn? -- Chimpanzees, cruel to be kind -- Bird love -- Sea of emotion : dolphins, whales, and turtles -- No boundaries : cross-species grief -- Animal suicide? -- Ape grief -- On bison death in Yellowstone and obituaries of animals -- Writing grief -- The prehistory of grief
Control code
ocn993144096
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780226436944
Lccn
2012045012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)993144096
Label
How animals grieve, Barbara J. King
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-179) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : on grief and love -- Keening for Carson the cat -- A dog's best friend -- Mourning on the farm -- Why bunnies get depressed -- Elephant bones -- Do monkeys mourn? -- Chimpanzees, cruel to be kind -- Bird love -- Sea of emotion : dolphins, whales, and turtles -- No boundaries : cross-species grief -- Animal suicide? -- Ape grief -- On bison death in Yellowstone and obituaries of animals -- Writing grief -- The prehistory of grief
Control code
ocn993144096
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780226436944
Lccn
2012045012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)993144096

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