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Pleasurable Kingdom

Animals and the Nature of Feeling Good

by Jonathan Balcombe

  • 110 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal behaviour,
  • Evolution,
  • Popular science,
  • Animal Psychology,
  • Zoology (Specific Aspects),
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Science / Zoology,
  • Animal Rights,
  • Animals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8401045M
    ISBN 101403986029
    ISBN 109781403986023


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Dr. Balcombe's book should be a standard text for students of biology and ethology, and all who care for animals will be informed and inspired.” ―Michael W. Fox, veterinarian, newspaper columnist Pleasurable Kingdom book author of The Boundless Circle: Caring for Creatures and Creation “Pleasurable Kingdom is a love affair with our fellow beings.

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Balcombe for demonstrating that all animals (which includes us two-leggeds) are entitled to (and seek) life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.4/5. Animals and the Nature of Feeling Good About The Book: The recognition of animal pain and stress, once controversial, is Pleasurable Kingdom book acknowledged by Pleasurable Kingdom book in many countries, but there is no formal recognition of animals' ability to feel pleasure.

Pleasurable Kingdom is the first book for lay-readers to present new evidence that animals - like humans - enjoy themselves. Balcombe's book should be a standard text for students of biology and ethology, and all who care for animals will be informed Pleasurable Kingdom book inspired.” —Michael W.

Fox, veterinarian, newspaper columnist and author of The Boundless Circle: Caring for Creatures and Creation “Pleasurable Kingdom is a love affair with our fellow beings. Balcombe Cited by: Pleasurable Kingdom is the first book for lay-readers to present new evidence that Pleasurable Kingdom book humans--enjoy themselves.

It debunks the popular perception that life for most is a continuous, grim struggle for survival and the avoidance of pain. Instead it suggests that creatures from birds to baboons feel good thanks to play, sex, touch, food.

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He proposes that evolution favours sensory rewards because they drive living things to stay alive. He ends Pleasurable Kingdom with a plea for improving the lives of animals, from battery hens and pigs kept in dark concrete barns to the millions of lab rats consigned to wire cages.

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Balcombe 5/5(3). Pleasurable Kingdom is a touching look at the complex and at times playful lives of the animals with which we share this planet. Fascinating and often moving, this book emphasizes that animals, like us, truly have personalities, minds and emotions/5().

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Free shipping for many products. His trade book, Pleasurable Kingdom: Animals and the Nature of Feeling Good, was released by Macmillan in The book details Balcombe's positions on the sentience of animals, and the existence of pleasure seeking behavior, in contrast with the behavioralist mainstream, which rejects anthropomorphism of : Febru (age 60), Hornchurch.

Pleasurable Kingdom is a touching look at the complex and at times playful lives of the animals with which we share this planet.

Fascinating and often moving, this book emphasizes that animals, like us, truly have personalities, minds and emotions. - Jane Goodall/5(17). Pleasurable Kingdom marshalls the latest evidence that animals, like humans, enjoy themselves.

It debunks the popular perception that life for most is a continuous, grim struggle for survival. Instead it suggests that creatures from birds to bats to baboons may feel good thanks to play, sex, touch, food, anticipation, comfort, aesthetics and Edition: Reprint Edition.

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- Jane Goodall/5(19). Pleasurable Kingdom returns to this point frequently, using anecdotes to demonstrate the possibility of animal enjoyment of food, play, sex, touch and love. Sometimes - as with the sunbaking.

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- Jane Goodall 'In Pleasurable Kingdom, Balcombe draws together an extraordinary amount of. And for Dr. Jonathan Balcombe, it’s an important subject for research. He’s an animal behavioral scientist with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Balcombe has written a book called “Pleasurable Kingdom: Animals and the Nature of Feeling Good” and he joins me now.

Welcome to Living on Earth. BALCOMBE: Thanks. The book was a wonderful, thought provoking read that made me evaluate numerous facets of my life, my family’s life, and the life of my church.

However, there were some noticeable gaps in the book that I hope he addresses in volumes 2 and 3 of this series. > биржи для копирайтеров отзывы сколько стоит. Jonathan Balcombe Farrar, Straus and Giroux () ISBN: More t species of fish — about half of all vertebrates — roam global waters.

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