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The Resource What's a dog for? : the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend, John Homans

What's a dog for? : the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend, John Homans

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What's a dog for? : the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend
Title
What's a dog for?
Title remainder
the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend
Statement of responsibility
John Homans
Title variation
What is a dog for?
Title variation remainder
the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of mans best friend
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the author's loving relationship with a rescued dog and his observations about how today's pet dogs are treated with more care than in past generations, exploring the dog's complex and prominent place in the world while assessing related issuesabout animal rights and ethics
Tone
Writing style
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10156145
Cataloging source
DLC
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Homans, John
Dewey number
636.7
Index
index present
LC call number
SF426
LC item number
.H63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend
Label
What's a dog for? : the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend, John Homans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
902286
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9781594205156
Lccn
2012009278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594205156
  • (OCoLC)780480495
Label
What's a dog for? : the surprising history, science, philosophy, and politics of man's best friend, John Homans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
902286
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9781594205156
Lccn
2012009278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594205156
  • (OCoLC)780480495

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