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Author Baynes-Rock, Marcus, 1965- author

Title Among the bone eaters : encounters with hyenas in Harar / Marcus Baynes-Rock ; foreword by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
Published University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Animalibus
Contents Past finding around Harar -- Lines of reason for hyenas -- Between different relations -- You hyenas -- The legend of Ashura -- On the tail of a hyena -- Encounters with the unseen -- Reflections from a hyena playground -- Death, death, and rhetoric -- Blood of the hyena -- Across a human/hyena boundary -- A host of other ideas -- Returning to other hyenas -- Talking up hyena realities -- Looking through a hyena hole
Summary "An interdisciplinary study of the relationship between hyenas and the people of Harar, Ethiopia"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Harari (African people) -- Ethiopia -- Hārer -- Social life and customs.
Human-animal relationships -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Hyenas -- Behavior -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Hyenas -- Effect of human beings on -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Hārer (Ethiopia) -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 027107406X (electronic bk.)
9780271074061 (electronic bk.)