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The Resource How animals grieve, Barbara J. King

How animals grieve, Barbara J. King

Label
How animals grieve
Title
How animals grieve
Statement of responsibility
Barbara J. King
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the nature of grief in animals, providing examples of how animals as diverse as ants and elephants mourn their dead, and advocates for increased attention to animal emotions
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10181989
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Barbara J.
Dewey number
591.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL785.27
LC item number
.K56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Grief in animals
Target audience
adult
Label
How animals grieve, Barbara J. King
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: on grief and love -- Keening for Carson the cat -- A dog's best friend -- Mourning on the farm -- Why bunnies get depressed -- Elephant bones -- Do monkeys mourn? -- Chimpanzees, cruel to be kind -- Bird love -- Sea of emotion: dolphins, whales, and turtles -- No boundaries: cross-species grief -- Animal suicide? -- Ape grief -- On bison death in Yellowstone and obituaries of animals -- Writing grief -- The prehistory of grief
Control code
2012045012
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780226436944
Lccn
2012045012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
How animals grieve, Barbara J. King
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: on grief and love -- Keening for Carson the cat -- A dog's best friend -- Mourning on the farm -- Why bunnies get depressed -- Elephant bones -- Do monkeys mourn? -- Chimpanzees, cruel to be kind -- Bird love -- Sea of emotion: dolphins, whales, and turtles -- No boundaries: cross-species grief -- Animal suicide? -- Ape grief -- On bison death in Yellowstone and obituaries of animals -- Writing grief -- The prehistory of grief
Control code
2012045012
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780226436944
Lccn
2012045012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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