Canines in the Classroom: The Making of a Humane Society through Animal Interactions

Canines in the Classroom: The Making of a Humane Society through Animal Interactions

by Michelle A. Rivera
     
 

Humane education teaches respect for all living things to people of all ages. Michelle Rivera, author of Hospice Hounds: Animals and Healing at the Borders of Death, shows how raising awareness of the needs of animals and society�s responsibility to them can help stop not only violence against animals but also violence againstSee more details below

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Humane education teaches respect for all living things to people of all ages. Michelle Rivera, author of Hospice Hounds: Animals and Healing at the Borders of Death, shows how raising awareness of the needs of animals and society�s responsibility to them can help stop not only violence against animals but also violence against humans. Out of her research and interviews with experts in psychology, education and sociology, Rivera has created a guide for all who want to begin teaching humane education in their homes, classrooms, communities, churches and organizations.

About the Author:

Michelle Rivera is is co-founder and director of Animals 101, Inc. a humane education project in South Florida. She has received numerous awards in the fields of animal rescue and humane education, including the prestigious Superintendent�s Award for Excellence in Education, and is a board member of the Association of Professional Humane Educators (APHE).

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590560532
Publisher:
Lantern Books NY
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Pages:
326
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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