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Author Donahue, Jesse.

Title The politics of zoos : exotic animals and their protectors / Jesse Donahue and Erik Trump.

Publication Info. DeKalb : Northern Illinois University Press, [2006]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Mokena Community PL Adult Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  590.73 DON    AVAILABLE
Description xii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-212) and index.
Contents Introduction: The political revolution -- Opening moves : protecting animals from indifference -- On the defensive : creating a strategy for survival -- A stronger zoo community : legislative and regulatory victories -- Species preservation : "the shimmering robe of light and goodness" -- Animal welfare issues revisited -- Conclusion: Elephants and the trajectory of zoo politics.
Subject Zoos -- Political aspects -- United States.
Animal rights -- United States.
Animal welfare -- United States.
Added Author Trump, Erik.
ISBN 0875803644 library ed. alkaline paper
0875806139 quality pbk. alkaline paper

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