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8 edition of A Cultural History of Animals found in the catalog.

A Cultural History of Animals

Volumes 1-6

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Animals & society,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Social history,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Animals,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • World - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Animals and civilization,
  • History,
  • Human-animal relationships

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLinda Kalof (Editor), Brigitte Resl (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1536
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11911617M
    ISBN 101845204964
    ISBN 109781845204969

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A Cultural History of Animals in the Renaissance presents a broad overview of the changing role of animals in the economy, culture and thinking of the period. Covering the period tothe volume explores a wide range of topics, from the symbolic role of birds in early modern writing to the development of illustrated works of natural history/5(2).

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