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Author Pierotti, Raymond John, author.

Title The first domestication : how wolves and humans coevolved / Raymond Pierotti and Brandy R. Fogg.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    636.7009 PIE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xv, 326 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-311) and index.
Contents Introduction: The beginnings -- 1. The spaniels of San Marcos : what is a dog and who cares? -- 2. Cooperation between species -- 3. Homo canis : why humans are different than all other primates -- 4. Wolves, archaeologists, and the origin of dogs -- 5. Asia : the first of the dog-men and Japanese dog-wolves -- 6. "Dingo makes us human" : Aboriginal peoples and Canis lupus dingo -- 7. North America : the world wolf made -- 8. Wolves and coyotes : creators and tricksters -- 9. The process of domestication : tame versus feral and domestic versus wild -- 10. Living with wolves and dogs : issues and controversies -- 11. Living well with wolves and dogs -- Conclusion: The friendly predator.
Subject Human-animal relationships -- History.
Wolves -- Behavior.
Dogs -- Evolution.
Human evolution.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology.
Domestication -- History.
Evolution (Biology).
Added Author Fogg, Brandy R., author.
Added Title 1st domestication
ISBN 9780300226164

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