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Author Shivik, John A., author.

Title The predator paradox : ending the war with wolves, bears, cougars, and coyotes / John A. Shivik.

Publication Info. Boston, Massachusetts : Beacon Press, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  591.53 SHIVIK    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  591.53 SHIVIK    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  591.53 SHIVIK    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  591.53 SHI    Check Shelf
Description 196 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The war. The battlefield ; Predators, people, and prey : impacts and interactions ; Food : an inseparable connection ; Perceptions that fuel the paradox -- D├ętente. 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.
Subject Predation (Biology) -- North America.
Predatory animals -- Control -- North America.
Human-animal relationships -- North America.
ISBN 9780807084960 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0807084964 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780807084977 (ebook : alk. paper)
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