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Intimate Nature: The Bond Between Women and Animals

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Though women have long felt kinship with animals, in the past, they seldom participated in the study of them. Now, as more women make animals the subject of their investigations, significant new ideas are emerging — based on the premise that animals are honored co-sharers of the earth. This unprecedented anthology features original stories, essays, meditations, and poems by a vast array of women nature writers and field scientists, including:

Diane Ackerman, Virginia Coyle, Gretel Ehrlich, Dian Fossey, Tess Gallagher, Jane Goodall, Temple Grandin, Susan Griffin, Joy Harjo, Barbara Kingsolver, Ursula Le Guin, Denise Levertov, Linda McCarriston, Susan Chernak McElroy, Rigoberta Menchu, Cynthia Moss, Katherine Payne, Marge Piercy, Pattiann Rogers, Linda Tellington-Jones, Haunani-Kay Trask, Gillian Van Houten, Terry Tempest Williams

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"A phenomenally beautiful book." The Woman's Journal

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"A splendid, multihued collection....These are, indeed, stories of an intimate nature: sensuous, unsparing, carefully mulled, razor sharp." Kirkus Reviews

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"In this groundbreaking book is found the comfort of reading our own hearts, of finding our own family within the vast unknown of our earthly home." NAPRA ReView

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"A celebration of compassion....Women are opening new ways of communicating with and understanding the animal world." The Seattle Times

Product Details

ISBN:
9780449003008
Editor:
Hogan, Linda
Editor:
Peterson, Brenda
Editor:
Hogan, Linda
Editor:
Peterson, Brenda
Author:
Peterson, Barbara
Author:
Peterson, Brenda
Author:
Metzger, Deena
Editor:
Metzger, Deena
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Human-animal relationships
Subject:
Psychology
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Wcmen
Subject:
Women animal specialists.
Subject:
Women and animals
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
New Thought
Subject:
Biology-Reference
Edition Number:
1st trade pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
G-8
Publication Date:
19990431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 1 in 1.2313 lb

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Product details 480 pages Ballantine Books - English 9780449003008 Reviews:
"Review" by , "A phenomenally beautiful book."
"Review" by , "A splendid, multihued collection....These are, indeed, stories of an intimate nature: sensuous, unsparing, carefully mulled, razor sharp."
"Review" by , "In this groundbreaking book is found the comfort of reading our own hearts, of finding our own family within the vast unknown of our earthly home."
"Review" by , "A celebration of compassion....Women are opening new ways of communicating with and understanding the animal world."
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