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Going Wild: Hunting, Animal Rights, and the Contested Meaning of Nature

Jan E. Dizard - Nature - 1999 - 230 pages
First published in 1994, this is an examination of the ways in which different conceptions of nature shape our responses to specific environmental issues. In this revised ...
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The Minimal Family

Jan E. Dizard, Howard Gadlin - Family & Relationships - 1992 - 285 pages
Drawing on the work of social historians, political economists, sociologists and psychologists, the authors show how the emergence of the kind of emotional intimacy that is the ...
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Guns in America: A Reader

Robert Muth - History - 1999 - 517 pages
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Heartsblood: Hunting, Spirituality, and Wildness in America

David Petersen - Nature - 2003 - 269 pages
In Heartsblood, nationally acclaimed nature writer and veteran outdoorsman David Petersen draws clear distinctions between true hunting and contemporary hunter behavior ...
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Inside China's Grand Strategy: The Perspective from the People's Republic

Ye Zicheng - Social Science - 2010 - 320 pages
China’s enormous size, vast population, abundant natural resources, robust economy, and modern military suggest that it will emerge as a great world power. Inside China’s Grand ...
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Pigeon Trouble: Bestiary Biopolitics in a Deindustrialized America

Hoon Song - Nature - 2011 - 272 pages
Pigeon Trouble chronicles a foreign-born, birdphobic anthropologist's venture into the occult craft of pigeon shooting in the depths of Pennsylvania's anthracite coal country ...
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Masculinity and the Hunt: Wyatt to Spenser

Catherine Bates - History - 2013 - 347 pages
'Masculinity and the Hunt' traces the imagery of the hunt in English literature of the 16th century, exploring a set of practices and motifs that are central to the culture of ...
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