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Author Pschera, Alexander, author.

Title Animal Internet : nature and the digital revolution / Alexander Pschera ; foreword by Dr. Martin Wikelski ; translated by Elisabeth Lauffer.

Publication Info. New York : New Vessel Press, [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  179.1 PSC    AVAILABLE
Description ii, 207 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Translation of: Das Internet der Tiere : Der neue Dialog zwischen Mensch und Natur. 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-199) and index.
Contents Introduction: Why today's Little Red Riding Hood has a smartphone in her pocket : an old story in a new light -- Why we are now nothing more than beautiful souls : in the labyrinth of a postmodern awareness of nature -- Why we know whether a swallow is frightened in a storm : what really happens on the Animal Internet -- Why we should care if a frog wanders around in China : the new generation of working animals -- Why Alexander von Humboldt hasn't logged off yet... : the people behind the Animal Internet -- ...And why "Problem Bear" Bruno might still be alive today : on new forms of coexistence -- Why technology is not all bad, and nature not all good : data protection for animals and the positive sides of transparency -- Why animals were always friends of humans : a little story of empathy -- Why the Internet is crawling with cats : the Internet as a shared space of being -- Why after nature, nature will still exist : humans and animals in the anthropocene.
Subject Animals -- Social aspects.
Animal radio tracking -- Technological innovations.
Social media.
Internet research.
Human-animal relationships.
Animal behavior -- Research -- Technological innovations.
Wildlife research -- Technique -- Technological innovations.
Animal diversity conservation -- Technological innovations.
Tracking and trailing -- Technological innovations.
Technological innovations -- Social aspects.
Nature -- Social aspects.
Added Author Wikelski, Martin, author of foreword.
Lauffer, Elisabeth, translator.
Added Title Internet der Tiere. English
ISBN 9781939931337 (paperback)
1939931339 (paperback)

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