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By G. A. Bradshaw

ISBN-10: 030021815X

ISBN-13: 9780300218152

Myth and media in most cases solid animals we give some thought to predators or carnivores as unthinking killers—dangerous, unpredictable, and with out emotion. yet is that this portrait legitimate? through exploring their internal lives, this pioneering ebook refutes the numerous misperceptions that cover the genuine nature of those animals. we find that fab white sharks show gentle maternal emotions, rattlesnakes make buddies, orcas abide through an old ethical code, and a lot more.

utilizing the mixed lenses of normal heritage, neuroscience, and psychology, G. A. Bradshaw describes how predators share the rainbow of feelings that people event, together with mental trauma. popular for top learn on post-traumatic tension disease (PTSD) in elephants and different species, Bradshaw decries the irrational considering in the back of flora and fauna guidelines that equate killing carnivores with “conservation.” as a substitute, she proposes a brand new, moral method of coexistence with the planet’s fiercest animals.

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