Dogs: Domestication and the Development of a Social Bond

Dogs: Domestication and the Development of a Social Bond

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by Darcy F. Morey
     
 

Dogs provides a comprehensive account of the origins and development of the domestic dog over the past 15,000 years.See more details below

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Dogs provides a comprehensive account of the origins and development of the domestic dog over the past 15,000 years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521760065
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/12/2010
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Immediate ancestry; 3. Evidence of dog domestication and its timing: morphological and contextual indications; 4. Domestication: of dogs and other organisms; 5. The roles of dogs in past human societies; 6. Dogs of the arctic, the far north; 7. The burial of dogs, and what dog burials mean; 8. Why the social bond between dogs and people; 9. Other human-like capabilities of dogs; 10. Roles of dogs in recent times.

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