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The Animal Mind
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Kristin Andrews
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-08 - Publisher: Routledge

The philosophy of animal minds addresses profound questions about the nature of mind and the relationships between humans and other animals. In this fully revised and updated introductory text, Kristin Andrews introduces and assesses the essential topics, problems, and debates as they cut across animal cognition and philosophy of mind,
The Animal Mind
Language: en
Pages: 16
Authors: Carl John Warden
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1933 - Publisher:

Books about The Animal Mind
Experiencing Animal Minds
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Julie A. Smith, Robert W. Mitchell
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-27 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

In these multidisciplinary essays, academic scholars and animal experts explore the nature of animal minds and the methods humans conventionally and unconventionally use to understand them. The collection features chapters by scholars working in psychology, sociology, history, philosophy, literary studies, and art, as well as chapters by and about people
Reaching the Animal Mind
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Karen Pryor
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The behavioral biologist and author of Don't Shoot the Dog! outlines her non-punitive animal training method that has become popular with animal handlers throughout the world, recounting the success stories of such examples as a surfing pony, a police dog, and depressed Philadelphia Zoo birds.
The Animal Mind
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Kristin Andrews
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-30 - Publisher: Routledge

The study of animal cognition raises profound questions about the minds of animals and philosophy of mind itself. Aristotle argued that humans are the only animal to laugh, but in recent experiments rats have also been shown to laugh. In other experiments, dogs have been shown to respond appropriately to