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In the company of animals : a study of human-animal relationships

Author: James Serpell
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York, NY, USA : B. Blackwell, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at pet-keeping in various cultures and times, examines the distinction made between pets and domesticated animals, and discusses the ethical issues related to the treatment of animals.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Serpell
ISBN: 0631145362 9780631145363
OCLC Number: 13329113
Description: vii, 215 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: James Serpell.

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Looks at pet-keeping in various cultures and times, examines the distinction made between pets and domesticated animals, and discusses the ethical issues related to the treatment of animals.

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