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Trash animals : how we live with nature's filthy, feral, invasive, and unwanted species

Author: Kelsi Nagy; Phillip David Johnson
Publisher: Minneapolis (Minn.) : University of Minnesota Press, cop. 2013.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kelsi Nagy; Phillip David Johnson
ISBN: 9780816680542 081668054X 9780816680559 0816680558
OCLC Number: 880988339
Notes: Notes bibliogr.
Description: 1 vol. (XVI-314 p.) : ill. ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The symbolic trash animal. See gull : cultural blind spots and the disappearance of the ring-billed gull in Toronto / Gavan P.L. Watson ; Hunger makes the wolf / Charles Bergman ; Beauty and the beast / Catherine Puckett ; Managing apocalypse : a cultural history of the Mormon cricket / Christina Robertson ; 2. The native trash animal. One nation under coyote, divisible / Lisa Couturier ; Prairie dog and prejudice / Kelsi Nagy ; Nothing says trash like packrats : nature boy meets bushy tail / Michael P. Branch ; 3. The invasive trash animal. Canadas : from conservation success to flying carp / Bernard Quetchenbach ; The Bard's bird; or, The slings and arrows of avicultural hegemony : a tragicomedy in five acts / Charles Mitchell ; Fly-fishing for carp as a deeper aesthetics / Phillip David Johnson II ; 4. The urban trash animal. Metamorphosis in Detroit / Carolyn Kraus ; Kach'i : garbage birds in a hybrid landscape / James E. Bishop ; Flying rats / Andrew D. Blechman ; 5. Moving beyond trash. Kill the cat that kills the bird? / Bruce Barcott ; An unlimited take of ugly : the bullhead catfish / Kyhl Lyndgaard ; A six-legged guru : fear and loathing in nature / Jeffrey A. Lockwood ; The parables of the rats and mice / Kathleen Dean Moore.
Responsibility: Kelsi Nagy and Phillip David Johnson II, editors.
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