Author: Jane Goodall, Mark Bekoff, Michael Mountain, et al.
Translator: Soo -moon Chae
Publisher: Bi Books
367 pages | 223*152mm
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About This Book
Scientists, artists, activists, philosophers, lawyers, and spiritual leaders share their intensely personal experiences and ponder on the meaning and import of human/animal relationships. From prairie dogs, donkeys and squid to Best Friends Sanctuary’s dogs and cats, the contributors tell of a wide variety of insightful encounters with animals. Jane Goodall recalls how her lifelong commitment to animals began with a fateful childhood meeting with a dragonfly. Homeless veterans find healing with the parrots of Serenity Park. Musician Jim Nollman plays the waterphone for an audience of orcas.
Our understanding of animals has increased greatly in just the last few years. "Kinship with Animals: Updated Edition" contains new research findings and new contributors. Wesley the Owl saves a woman’s life. A rescued whale shows his gratitude. Lawyer Jody Weiner muses on Koko the Gorilla’s sexual harassment lawsuit. Dave Soldier designs instruments for the Thai Elephant Orchestra. This collection of over thirty stories will inspire and delight animal-lovers of all stripes.
"Kinship with Animals" is a poignant collection of more than thirty personal stories from a diverse range of scientists, artists, activists, and spiritual teachers, which all tell of the moment they began to see animals as sentient beings capable of expressing altruistic emotions and sophisticated thoughts. From prairie dogs, desert tortoises, and squid to Best Friends Sanctuarys dogs and cats, the contributors tell of a wide variety of insightful encounters with animals. Jane Goodall recalls how her lifelong commitment to animals began with a fateful childhood meeting with a dragonfly. Ingrid Newkirk co-founder and president of PETA talks about her life-changing experience with fish. Musician Jim Nollan plays the waterphone for an audience of orcas. Each story tells of fascinating creatures and the equally interesting humans who are changing the way we perceive the animal world.
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