skip to content
The human zoo Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The human zoo

Author: Desmond Morris
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Situation of modern urban man is comparable to that of an animal in a zoo; both are in artificial environment and display neurotic symptoms and behavior. Theory applied to status seeking, sexual behavior, forming of in-groups, and search for stimulation.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morris, Desmond.
Human zoo.
New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1969
(OCoLC)563620935
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Desmond Morris
ISBN: 0070431760 9780070431768
OCLC Number: 33649
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Tribes and super-tribes ---
Status and super-status ---
Sex and super-sex ---
In-groups and out-groups ---
Imprinting and mal-imprinting ---
The stimulus struggle ---
The childlike adult.
Responsibility: Desmond Morris.

Abstract:

Situation of modern urban man is comparable to that of an animal in a zoo; both are in artificial environment and display neurotic symptoms and behavior. Theory applied to status seeking, sexual behavior, forming of in-groups, and search for stimulation.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33649> # The human zoo
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "33649" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/156/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1150907983#Topic/anthropology> ; # Anthropology
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BF701> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1150907983#Topic/conducta_psicologia> ; # Conducta (Psicología)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1150907983#Topic/behavior> ; # Behavior
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/962811> ; # Human behavior
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1081577> ; # Psychology, Comparative
    schema:bookEdition "1st American ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1969" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/95744740> ; # Desmond Morris
    schema:datePublished "1969" ;
    schema:description "Situation of modern urban man is comparable to that of an animal in a zoo; both are in artificial environment and display neurotic symptoms and behavior. Theory applied to status seeking, sexual behavior, forming of in-groups, and search for stimulation."@en ;
    schema:description "Tribes and super-tribes --- Status and super-status --- Sex and super-sex --- In-groups and out-groups --- Imprinting and mal-imprinting --- The stimulus struggle --- The childlike adult."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1150907983> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/563620935> ;
    schema:name "The human zoo"@en ;
    schema:productID "33649" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/33649#PublicationEvent/new_york_mcgraw_hill_1969> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1150907983#Agent/mcgraw_hill> ; # McGraw-Hill
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780070431768> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/33649> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1150907983#Topic/conducta_psicologia> # Conducta (Psicología)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Conducta (Psicología)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1081577> # Psychology, Comparative
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Psychology, Comparative"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/962811> # Human behavior
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human behavior"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/95744740> # Desmond Morris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Morris" ;
    schema:givenName "Desmond" ;
    schema:name "Desmond Morris" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780070431768>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Hardcover ;
    schema:isbn "0070431760" ;
    schema:isbn "9780070431768" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/563620935>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Human zoo." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33649> ; # The human zoo
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.