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Author Serpell, James, 1952-

Title In the company of animals : a study of human-animal relationships / James Serpell.

Publication Info. Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York, NY, USA : B. Blackwell, 1986.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 LaSalle PL Adult Non Fiction - LSBB-3  302 SER    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  SF411.5 .S47 1986    AVAILABLE
Description vii, 215 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-209) and index.
Summary 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.
Subject Pets -- History.
Pets -- Social aspects -- History.
Pet owners -- History.
Human-animal relationships -- History.
Animals, Domestic.
Object Attachment.
Animaux familiers -- Histoire.
Animaux familiers -- Aspect social -- Histoire.
Propriétaires d'animaux familiers -- Histoire.
Relations homme-animal -- Histoire.
Human-animal relationships. (OCoLC)fst00963482
Pet owners. (OCoLC)fst01059167
Pets. (OCoLC)fst01059908
Pets -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01059944
Indexed Term Man Relationships with animals
Animals Relationships with man
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0631145362

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