The predator paradox : ending the war with wolves, bears, cougars, and coyotes /
John A. Shivik.
imprint
Boston : Beacon Press, [2014]
description
196 p. ; 24 cm
ISBN
0807084964 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9780807084960 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9780807084977 (ebook : alk. paper)
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imprint
Boston : Beacon Press, [2014]
isbn
0807084964 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780807084960 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780807084977 (ebook : alk. paper)
contents note
Part I.The war -- The battlefield -- Predators, people, and prey : impacts and interactions -- Food : an inseparable connection -- Perceptions that fuel the paradox -- Part II. Detente. The phenomenon of fright : disruptive stimuli -- Personality and peer pressure -- Of spiked donuts and turbo-charged flagging : testing aversive stimuli -- Close, but not too close : altering territories -- Animal husbandry : sometimes it's about money, sometimes it's not -- The power of emotion and the need for knowledge.
catalogue key
9532003
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-188) and index.

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