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Lena K. Webster and James J. Ebersole

in household security in New Providence, The Bahamas . Anthrozoös , 17 ( 2 ), 167 - 178 . Fratkin , E. ( 2001 ). East African pastoralism in transition: Maasai, Boran, and Rendille cases . African Studies Review , 44 , 1 - 25 . Gality , J. G. ( 1982 ). Being “Maasai”; being “people

Jopi Nyman

-animal studies. In discussing A Lion Called Christian , I will pay particular attention to its locations and the mobile position of its central character, arguing that its representations of space—metropolitan London on the one hand and exoticized East Africa on the other—are structured by the legacy of

niche and that dogs evolved by natural selection for this new niche. They searched for village dogs, looking for the Mesolithic dog, and spent much time observing the dogs of Pemba, off the East African coast. The physical and cultural isolation of the villages is most like the world when dogs were Žrst

Erica Fudge

traces a history of the changes in the methods of studying the elephant population of East Africa. Th e shift that Mitman outlines is from Richard Laws’ quantitative analysis undertaken from the sky—which allowed for a head count but did not acknowledge the nature of the relationships between individual

Jane Carruthers

because they were “a hideous family” (Bryden, 1893, p. 59) and wild dog often devoured their prey while the prey was still alive (Stevenson-Hamilton, 1912). Meinertzhagen (1957) provides a graphic example of how these values found expression. A hunter in East Africa, Meinertzhagen was greatly angered one

Traci Warkentin and Gavan P.L. Watson

of East Africa Biological Conservation 1979 15 4 259 272 Urbanik J. Placing animals: An introduction to the geography of human-animal relations 2012 Lanham, MD Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Whatmore S. Hybrid geographies: Natures

John Knight

national parks, garbage dumps became de facto provisioning sites for bears, which attracted large numbers of visitors, who watched the bears as they foraged through the garbage (Schullery, 1980); in East African safari parks, carcasses have been used by park staff to attract lions and leopards to particular

Isabel Gay Bradshaw

: New York. Levinas, E. (1993). Collected philosophical papers. Trans. Alphonso Lingis Kiuwer. Academic Publishers: San Diego. Moss, C. (1975). Portraits in the wild: Nonhuman animal behaviour in East Africa. University of Chicago Press: Chicago. Moss, C. (1992). Echo of the elephants: The story of an

Nerissa Russell

Series, No. 730). Oxford: British Archaeological Reports. Schneider, H. K. (1979). Livestock and equality in East Africa: The economic basis for social structure . Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Strathern, M. (1980). No nature, no culture: The Hagen case. In C. P. MacCormack & M. Strathern (Eds

Donna Varga

them to England where they could live in a zoo they planned to create and thereby fi nd safety from “A man well known to fame” who “had started for East Africa/To shoot its biggest game!” By the second decade of the twentieth century, stories about animals who exhibit humanlike emotions and behaviors