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Author Donahue, Jesse.

Title The politics of zoos : exotic animals and their protectors / Jesse Donahue and Erik Trump
Published DeKalb : Northern Illinois University Press, [2006]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  590.73 Don/Poz  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction: The political revolution -- Opening moves : protecting animals from indifference -- On the defensive : creating a strategy for survival -- A stronger zoo community : legislative and regulatory victories -- Species preservation : "the shimmering robe of light and goodness" -- Animal welfare issues revisited -- Conclusion: Elephants and the trajectory of zoo politics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-212) and index
Subject Zoos -- Political aspects -- United States.
Animal rights -- United States.
Animal welfare -- United States.
Author Trump, Erik.
LC no. 2006001580
ISBN 0875803644 library edition alkaline paper
0875806139 quality pbk. alkaline paper