Hunters, Herders, and Hamburgers
The Past and Future of Human-animal RelationshipseBook - 2005
Richard W. Bulliet has long been a leading figure in the study of human-animal relations, and in his newest work, Hunters, Herders, and Hamburgers, he offers a sweeping and engaging perspective on this dynamic relationship from prehistory to the present. By considering the shifting roles of donkeys, camels, cows, and other domesticated animals in human society, as well as their place in the social imagination, Bulliet reveals the different ways various cultures have reinforced, symbolized, and rationalized their relations with animals. Bulliet identifies and explores four st.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2005
Characteristics: data file,rda 1 online resource (253 pages)