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The Resource From property to family : American dog rescue and the discourse of compassion, Andrei S. Markovits, University of Michigan and Katherine N. Crosby, University of South Carolina

From property to family : American dog rescue and the discourse of compassion, Andrei S. Markovits, University of Michigan and Katherine N. Crosby, University of South Carolina

Label
From property to family : American dog rescue and the discourse of compassion
Title
From property to family
Title remainder
American dog rescue and the discourse of compassion
Statement of responsibility
Andrei S. Markovits, University of Michigan and Katherine N. Crosby, University of South Carolina
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Markovits, Andrei S
Dewey number
179/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4708
LC item number
.M356 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Crosby, Katherine N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal rights
  • Animal rescue
  • Animal welfare
  • Animal rescue
  • Animal rights
  • Animal welfare
Label
From property to family : American dog rescue and the discourse of compassion, Andrei S. Markovits, University of Michigan and Katherine N. Crosby, University of South Carolina
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is breed rescue? -- The overwhelming predominance of women in the world of dog rescue: the state of Michigan as a representative case study enhanced by relevant interview data from rescuers elsewhere -- The topography of breed specific dog registrations from 1960 to 2009: an important contextual framework for rescue -- The history of golden retriever rescue as a case study of breed specific rescue -- Regionalism in the breed rescue world -- Rescue groups and external relationships -- Communication, networking, and sustenance -- The golden labrador retriever comparison -- The unique case of greyhound rescue -- Changing discourse of compassion within breed specific rescue in the United States: "good" breeds versus "bad" breeds: the case of pit bulls -- Appendixes: A. Data from our survey of Michigan rescues -- B. Breed specific canine rescue survey -- C. Interview questionnaire -- D. Interview subjects
Control code
ocn882553481
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 347 pages
Isbn
9780472072460
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014018291
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780472052462
  • (OCoLC)882553481
Label
From property to family : American dog rescue and the discourse of compassion, Andrei S. Markovits, University of Michigan and Katherine N. Crosby, University of South Carolina
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is breed rescue? -- The overwhelming predominance of women in the world of dog rescue: the state of Michigan as a representative case study enhanced by relevant interview data from rescuers elsewhere -- The topography of breed specific dog registrations from 1960 to 2009: an important contextual framework for rescue -- The history of golden retriever rescue as a case study of breed specific rescue -- Regionalism in the breed rescue world -- Rescue groups and external relationships -- Communication, networking, and sustenance -- The golden labrador retriever comparison -- The unique case of greyhound rescue -- Changing discourse of compassion within breed specific rescue in the United States: "good" breeds versus "bad" breeds: the case of pit bulls -- Appendixes: A. Data from our survey of Michigan rescues -- B. Breed specific canine rescue survey -- C. Interview questionnaire -- D. Interview subjects
Control code
ocn882553481
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 347 pages
Isbn
9780472072460
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014018291
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780472052462
  • (OCoLC)882553481

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