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Author Jones, Susan D., 1964-

Title Valuing animals : veterinarians and their patients in modern America / Susan D. Jones
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 213) : illustrations
Series Animals, history, culture
Animals, history, culture.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Introduction""; ""Chapter 1 -- Doctoring a Nation of Animals at the Century�s Turn""; ""Chapter 2 -- Valuable Patients""; ""Chapter 3 -- The Value of Animal Health for Human Health""; ""Chapter 4 -- The Value in Numbers""; ""Chapter 5 -- Pricing the Priceless Pet""; ""Reconciling Use and Humanitarianism""; ""Notes""; ""Essay on Sources""; ""Index""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-208) and index
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Subject Animal welfare -- United States -- History.
Domestic animals -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
Human-animal relationships -- United States -- History.
Veterinary medicine -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002003253
ISBN 0801871298 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0801877709 (electronic bk.)
9780801871290 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780801877704 (electronic bk.)