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The Resource Second nature : the inner lives of animals, Jonathan Balcombe ; foreword by J.M. Coetzee

Second nature : the inner lives of animals, Jonathan Balcombe ; foreword by J.M. Coetzee

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Second nature : the inner lives of animals
Title
Second nature
Title remainder
the inner lives of animals
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Balcombe ; foreword by J.M. Coetzee
Title variation
2nd nature
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jonathan Balcombe, animal behaviorist and author of the critically acclaimed "Pleasurable"" Kingdom," draws on the latest research, observational studies and personal anecdotes to reveal the full gamut of animal experience--from emotions, to problem solving, to moral judgment, while at the same time challenging the widely held idea that nature is red in tooth and claw and highlighting animal traits we have disregarded until now
Summary
Jonathan Balcombe, animal behaviorist and author of the critically acclaimed "Pleasurable Kingdom," draws on the latest research, observational studies and personal anecdotes to reveal the full gamut of animal experience--from emotions, to problem solving, to moral judgment, while at the same time challenging the widely held idea that nature is red in tooth and claw and highlighting animal traits we have disregarded until now
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349528
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DLC
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Balcombe, Jonathan P
Dewey number
591.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Animal behavior
  • Animal intelligence
  • Animal psychology
  • Social behavior in animals
Target audience
adult
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the inner lives of animals
Label
Second nature : the inner lives of animals, Jonathan Balcombe ; foreword by J.M. Coetzee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-230) and index
Contents
Experience. Introduction ; Tuning in : animal sensitivity ; Getting it : intelligence ; With feeling : emotions ; Knowing it : awareness -- Coexistence. Communicating ; Getting along : sociability ; Being nice : virtue -- Emergence. Rethinking cruel nature ; Homo fallible ; The new humanity
Control code
ocn429473756
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 242 p.
Isbn
9780230613621
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009030770
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)429473756
Label
Second nature : the inner lives of animals, Jonathan Balcombe ; foreword by J.M. Coetzee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-230) and index
Contents
Experience. Introduction ; Tuning in : animal sensitivity ; Getting it : intelligence ; With feeling : emotions ; Knowing it : awareness -- Coexistence. Communicating ; Getting along : sociability ; Being nice : virtue -- Emergence. Rethinking cruel nature ; Homo fallible ; The new humanity
Control code
ocn429473756
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 242 p.
Isbn
9780230613621
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009030770
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)429473756

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