G. A. Bradshaw's Carnivore Minds: Who These Fearsome Animals Really Are PDF

By G. A. Bradshaw

Myth and media generally solid animals we think of predators or carnivores as unthinking killers—dangerous, unpredictable, and with out emotion. yet is that this portrait legitimate? through exploring their internal lives, this pioneering e-book refutes the numerous misperceptions that cover the real nature of those animals. we find that fab white sharks exhibit gentle maternal emotions, rattlesnakes make associates, orcas abide by way of an old ethical code, and a lot more.

utilizing the mixed lenses of traditional heritage, neuroscience, and psychology, G. A. Bradshaw describes how predators share the rainbow of feelings that people event, together with mental trauma. popular for best examine on post-traumatic rigidity disease (PTSD) in elephants and different species, Bradshaw decries the irrational pondering in the back of natural world rules that equate killing carnivores with “conservation.” instead, she proposes a brand new, moral method of coexistence with the planet’s fiercest animals.

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