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Author Marvin, Garry.

Title Wolf / Garry Marvin.

Imprint London : Reaktion Books, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    599.773 MAR    Available
Description 199 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm.
Series Animal
Animal (Reaktion Books)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-194) and index.
Contents Canis lupus -- Lupophobia -- Lupicide -- Lupophilia -- Rewilding.
Summary Feared and revered, the wolf has been admired as a powerful hunter and symbol of the wild and reviled for its danger to humans and livestock. Garry Marvin reveals in Wolf how the ways in which wolves are imagined has had far-reaching implications for how actual wolves are treated by humans.
Subject Gray wolf.
Wolves -- Social aspects.
Wolves -- Symbolic aspects.
Human-wolf encounters.
Wolves in art.
Wolves in literature.
Wolves -- Folklore.
Animals in motion pictures.
Human-animal relationships.
Wolves -- Conservation.
ISBN 9781861898791 (pbk.)
1861898797 (pbk.)

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