The Resource Elephants on the edge : what animals teach us about humanity, G.A. Bradshaw

Elephants on the edge : what animals teach us about humanity, G.A. Bradshaw

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Elephants on the edge : what animals teach us about humanity
Title
Elephants on the edge
Title remainder
what animals teach us about humanity
Statement of responsibility
G.A. Bradshaw
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on accounts from India to Africa and California to Tennessee, and on research in neuroscience, psychology, and animal behaviour, G.A. Bradshaw explores the minds, emotions, and lives of elephants. He argues that a breakdown of ancient elephant cultures has resulted from exposure to violent trauma and urges readers to support elephant recovery
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Elephants on the edge : what animals teach us about humanity, G.A. Bradshaw
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Elephants on the edge : what animals teach us about humanity, G.A. Bradshaw
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-291) 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
Contents
The existential elephant -- A delicate network -- A strange kind of animal -- Deposited in the bones -- Bay boyz -- Elephant on the couch : case study, E.M. -- The sorrow of the cooking pot -- The biology of forgiveness -- Am I an elephant? -- Speaking in tongues -- Where does the soul go? -- Beyond numbers -- Quilt making -- Appendix. Ten things you can do to help elephants
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Extent
xxvii, 310 pages, [14] pages of plates
Isbn
9780300127317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations
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826150

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