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The pig who sang to the moon : the emotional world of farm animals

Author: J Moussaieff Masson
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Weaves history, literature, anecdotes, scientific studies, and personal experiences to explore the emotional pain of farm animals.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Moussaieff Masson
ISBN: 034545281X 9780345452818
OCLC Number: 52879396
Notes: New Zealand author.
Description: xv, 277 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface ix --
Acknowledgments xiii --Introduction: A Good Life 1 One: Pigs Is Equal 15 --
Two: Does the Chicken Need a Reason? 55 Three: The Sheep from the Goats 97 --
Four: Till the Cows Come Home 131 Five: Like Ducks to Water 163 --
Six: The Nature of Happiness 201 Conclusion: On Not Eating Friends 219 --
Notes 239 --Bibliography 263 Resources 275 --Index 279.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson.
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Weaves history, literature, anecdotes, scientific studies, and personal experiences to explore the emotional pain of farm animals.

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