Animals Societies

The Georgian Menagerie: Exotic Animals in Eighteenth-Century London  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 22, 2017
The Georgian Menagerie: Exotic Animals in Eighteenth-Century London

The Georgian Menagerie: Exotic Animals in Eighteenth-Century London by Christopher Plumb
English | June 26th, 2015 | ASIN: B016VAK76O, ISBN: 1784530840 | 187 Pages | EPUB | 3.53 MB

In the eighteenth century, it would not have been impossible for a visitor to London to encounter an elephant or a kangaroo making its way down the Strand, heading towards the menagerie of Mr Pidcock at the Exeter Change. Pidcock's was just one of a number of commercial menagerists who plied their trade in London in this period – attracting visitors and potential customers - the predecessors to the more formal zoological societies of the Victorian era.

Childhood and Schooling in (Post)Socialist Societies: Memories of Everyday Life  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 10, 2017
Childhood and Schooling in (Post)Socialist Societies: Memories of Everyday Life

Childhood and Schooling in (Post)Socialist Societies: Memories of Everyday Life By Iveta Silova
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 301 Pages | ISBN : 3319627902 | 5.1 MB

This book explores childhood and schooling in late socialist societies by bringing into dialogue public narratives and personal memories that move beyond imaginaries of Cold War divisions between the East and West. Written by cultural insiders who were brought up and educated on the eastern side of the Iron Curtain - spanning from Central Europe to mainland Asia - the book offers insights into the diverse spaces of socialist childhoods interweaving with broader political, economic, and social life.

Animals Strike Curious Poses  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 9, 2017
Animals Strike Curious Poses

Elena Passarello, "Animals Strike Curious Poses"
ASIN: B06VXK6YYG, ISBN: 1941411398 | 2017 | AZW3 | 200 pages | 3 MB
Advocates for Animals: An Inside Look at Some of the Extraordinary Efforts to End Animal Suffering

Advocates for Animals: An Inside Look at Some of the Extraordinary Efforts to End Animal Suffering by Lori B. Girshick
English | September 15th, 2017 | ASIN: B076813SSD, ISBN: 1442253193 | 263 Pages | EPUB | 0.52 MB

With over 65 percent of households having a pet, and Americans spending over $60 billion on them each year, it’s a proven statistic that Americans love animals. Public opinions consistently show we favor compassion for all animals. Animal welfare, rights, and protection is one of the most popular issue areas to which individual donors give, and is an area in which people working with rescue and nonprofit organizations are extremely passionate.

Animals Write - December 2017  Magazines

Posted by Pulitzer at Dec. 7, 2017
Animals Write - December 2017

Animals Write - December 2017
English | 24 pages | True PDF | 2.6 MB

The Myth of Monogamy: Fidelity and Infidelity in Animals and People (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Dec. 7, 2017
The Myth of Monogamy: Fidelity and Infidelity in Animals and People (Repost)

David P. Barash, Judith Eve Lipton, "The Myth of Monogamy: Fidelity and Infidelity in Animals and People"
2002 | pages: 234 | ISBN: 0805071369 | DJVU | 13,4 mb
Clonality: The Genetics, Ecology, and Evolution of Sexual Abstinence in Vertebrate Animals (Repost)

John Avise, "Clonality: The Genetics, Ecology, and Evolution of Sexual Abstinence in Vertebrate Animals"
2008 | pages: 250 | ISBN: 019536967X | PDF | 6,0 mb

Urban Disaster Resilience and Security: Addressing Risks in Societies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 6, 2017
Urban Disaster Resilience and Security: Addressing Risks in Societies

Urban Disaster Resilience and Security: Addressing Risks in Societies By Alexander Fekete
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 513 Pages | ISBN : 3319686054 | 15.49 MB

This edited book investigates the interrelations of disaster impacts, resilience and security in an urban context. Urban as a term captures megacities, cities, and generally, human settlements, that are characterised by concentration of quantifiable and non-quantifiable subjects, objects and value attributions to them. The scope is to narrow down resilience from an all-encompassing concept to applied ways of scientifically attempting to ‚measure’ this type of disaster related resilience.

Unfortunate Destiny: Animals in the Indian Buddhist Imagination  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 6, 2017
Unfortunate Destiny: Animals in the Indian Buddhist Imagination

Unfortunate Destiny: Animals in the Indian Buddhist Imagination by Reiko Ohnuma
English | June 1st, 2017 | ISBN: 0190637544, 9780190637545 | 265 Pages | True PDF | 22.22 MB

Unfortunate Destiny focuses on the roles played by nonhuman animals within the imaginative thought-world of Indian Buddhism, as reflected in pre-modern South Asian Buddhist literature.

Medieval Minorities: Law and Multiconfessional Societies in the Middle Ages  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Dec. 5, 2017
Medieval Minorities: Law and Multiconfessional Societies in the Middle Ages

Medieval Minorities: Law and Multiconfessional Societies in the Middle Ages by John Victor Tolan
English | 2017 | ISBN: 2503565719 | 454 Pages | PDF | 6.7 MB

The fruit of a sustained and close collaboration between historians, linguists and jurists working on the Christian, Muslim and Jewish societies of the Middle Ages, this book explores the theme of religious coexistence (and the problems it poses) from a resolutely comparative perspective.