Princeton University Library Catalog

Animals, diseases, and human health : shaping our lives now and in the future / Radford G. Davis, editor.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2011.
Description:
viii, 286 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Summary note:
"This book explains how animals shape our lives and our health, providing evidence that a "One Health" approach is the only logical methodology for advancing human health in the future"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Allergies to pets / A. McKenzie Andrâe and Zandra Hollaway Andrâe -- Pets in health-care settings / Louisa J. Castrodale -- Dog bites and dangerous pets / Kira A. Christian -- Animal abuse, cruelty, neglect (and the connection to human violence) / Miranda Spindel and Lila Miller -- Emerging diseases / Tegwin K. Taylor -- Wildlife trade, demand, and health / Kristine M. Smith -- Immunocompromised, high-risk populations and animals / Radford G. Davis -- Zoonoses of concern from dogs / Carina Blackmore -- Zoonoses of concern from cats / Ken Thorley -- Zoonoses of concern from small mammals / Jeffrey L. Rhody -- Zoonoses of concern from pet birds / Niklos Weber -- One health / Radford G. Davis -- The future : modern animal biotechnology / Larisa Rudenko, Jeffery Jones, and Evgenij Evdokimov.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780313385292 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
  • 0313385297 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
  • 9780313385308 (eISBN)
  • 0313385300 (eISBN)
LCCN:
2011026322
OCLC:
676729121
Related name:
RCP:
C - S