The Resource The dog who couldn't stop loving: : how dogs have captured our hearts for thousands of years, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, (electronic resource)

The dog who couldn't stop loving: : how dogs have captured our hearts for thousands of years, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, (electronic resource)

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The dog who couldn't stop loving: : how dogs have captured our hearts for thousands of years
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The dog who couldn't stop loving:
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how dogs have captured our hearts for thousands of years
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Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
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eng
Summary
A groundbreaking and inspiring exploration of the unique relationship between dogs and humans, from the bestselling author of Dogs Never Lie About Love Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson has long been interested in the relationships between humans and animals, and he's always been aware that there was something very special in our bond with dogs. No other animals love us in quite the same way as dogs love us. And it is mutual. Is it possible that we developed our capacity for love, sympathy, empathy, and compassion because of our long association with dogs? In The Dog Who Couldn't Stop Loving, Masson considers the far-reaching consequences of the coevolution of dogs and humans, drawing upon recent scientific research. Over the past forty thousand years a collective domestication has occurred that brings us to where we are today-humans have formed intense bonds with dogs, and the adoration is almost always reciprocal. Masson himself has experienced a profound bond with his new dog, Benjy, a failed guide dog for the blind, who possesses an abundance of uninhibited love. Masson knows that the love he feels for Benjy-the same feeling Benjy has for all the people and animals around him-is not unique, but exemplifies a love affair unmatched in the animal world. With wisdom, insight, and a brilliant analysis of recent scientific findings, bestselling author Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson delivers a provocative and compelling book that will change the way we think about love and our canine companions
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Midwest
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1941-
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Masson, J. Moussaieff
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636.7
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Read by John Lee
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  • Lee, John Rafter
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  • Dogs
  • Emotions in animals
  • Human-animal relationships
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The dog who couldn't stop loving: : how dogs have captured our hearts for thousands of years, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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The dog who couldn't stop loving: : how dogs have captured our hearts for thousands of years, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11588922
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MWT11588922
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 23 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
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MWT11588922
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