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Title: The Oxford handbook of animals in classical thought and life
Other Titles: Animals in classical thought and life.
Authors: Campbell, Gordon Lindsay, editor.
subject: Animals and civilization.;Animals in art.;Animals in literature.;Animals and history.;Human-animal relationships.;QL87.O94 2014.;QL87.O94 2014
Year: 2014
place: Oxford, United Kingdom.
New York, NY, United State of America
Publisher: Oxford University Press,
Series/Report no.: [Oxford handbooks].
Oxford handbooks.
Abstract: This book is the first comprehensive guide to animals in the ancient world, encompassing all aspects of the topic by featuring authoritative chapters on 33 topics by leading scholars in their fields. As well as an introduction to, and a survey of, each topic, it provides guidance on further reading for those who wish to study a particular area in greater depth. Both the realities and the more theoretical aspects of the treatment of animal's in ancient times are covered in chapters which explore the domestication of animals, animal husbandry, animals as pets, Aesop's 'Fables', and animals in classical art and comedy, all of which closely examine the nature of human-animal interaction. More abstract and philosophical topics are also addressed, including animal communication, early ideas on the origin of species, and philosophical vegetarianism and the notion of animal rights.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
URI: http://46.100.53.162/handle/Ebook/72075
ISBN: 9780199589425 (hardback).
0199589429 (hardback)
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Title: The Oxford handbook of animals in classical thought and life
Other Titles: Animals in classical thought and life.
Authors: Campbell, Gordon Lindsay, editor.
subject: Animals and civilization.;Animals in art.;Animals in literature.;Animals and history.;Human-animal relationships.;QL87.O94 2014.;QL87.O94 2014
Year: 2014
place: Oxford, United Kingdom.
New York, NY, United State of America
Publisher: Oxford University Press,
Series/Report no.: [Oxford handbooks].
Oxford handbooks.
Abstract: This book is the first comprehensive guide to animals in the ancient world, encompassing all aspects of the topic by featuring authoritative chapters on 33 topics by leading scholars in their fields. As well as an introduction to, and a survey of, each topic, it provides guidance on further reading for those who wish to study a particular area in greater depth. Both the realities and the more theoretical aspects of the treatment of animal's in ancient times are covered in chapters which explore the domestication of animals, animal husbandry, animals as pets, Aesop's 'Fables', and animals in classical art and comedy, all of which closely examine the nature of human-animal interaction. More abstract and philosophical topics are also addressed, including animal communication, early ideas on the origin of species, and philosophical vegetarianism and the notion of animal rights.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
URI: http://46.100.53.162/handle/Ebook/72075
ISBN: 9780199589425 (hardback).
0199589429 (hardback)
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Title: The Oxford handbook of animals in classical thought and life
Other Titles: Animals in classical thought and life.
Authors: Campbell, Gordon Lindsay, editor.
subject: Animals and civilization.;Animals in art.;Animals in literature.;Animals and history.;Human-animal relationships.;QL87.O94 2014.;QL87.O94 2014
Year: 2014
place: Oxford, United Kingdom.
New York, NY, United State of America
Publisher: Oxford University Press,
Series/Report no.: [Oxford handbooks].
Oxford handbooks.
Abstract: This book is the first comprehensive guide to animals in the ancient world, encompassing all aspects of the topic by featuring authoritative chapters on 33 topics by leading scholars in their fields. As well as an introduction to, and a survey of, each topic, it provides guidance on further reading for those who wish to study a particular area in greater depth. Both the realities and the more theoretical aspects of the treatment of animal's in ancient times are covered in chapters which explore the domestication of animals, animal husbandry, animals as pets, Aesop's 'Fables', and animals in classical art and comedy, all of which closely examine the nature of human-animal interaction. More abstract and philosophical topics are also addressed, including animal communication, early ideas on the origin of species, and philosophical vegetarianism and the notion of animal rights.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
URI: http://46.100.53.162/handle/Ebook/72075
ISBN: 9780199589425 (hardback).
0199589429 (hardback)
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