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Beyond Cognitive Hypocrisy

One thing that make’s Frans de Waal’s Chimpanzee Politics such an absorbing read, even today, is that it is unafraid to explicitly described chimpanzee behaviour in terms humans would recognise. 1 097 more words

Intentionality

Series: 'Why Animal Studies?' with Drew R. Winter

Welcome to our series, ‘Why Animal Studies?’ The aim of the series is to have scholars across the ideological spectrum (i.e., human-animal studies, critical animal studies, anthrozoology) reflect on why they locate their scholarship in the field. 1 157 more words

Series: 'why Animal Studies?'

Interested research on black-backed jackals

Some very interesting research conducted in South Africa on black-backed jackals shows that killing the predator makes the problem worst and explains why.

http://www.bdlive.co.za/opinion/2016/02/08/new-approach-needed-to-outfox-costly-predators