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Title Among the bone eaters : encounters with hyenas in Harar / Marcus Baynes-Rock ; with a foreword by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas.
Author Baynes-Rock, Marcus, 1965- author.
Publication University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2015]
Copyright date ©2015
Description xiii, 214 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Call # 599.743 B
Series Animalibus ; vol. 8
Animalibus ; v. 8.
Summary "An interdisciplinary study of the relationship between hyenas and the people of Harar, Ethiopia"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-198) and index.
Contents Past finding around Harar -- Lines of reason for hyenas -- Between different relations -- You hyenas -- The legend of Ashura -- On the tail of a hyena -- Encounters with the unseen -- Reflections from a hyena playground -- Death, death, and rhetoric -- Blood of the hyena -- Across a human/hyena boundary -- A host of other ideas -- Returning to other hyenas -- Talking up hyena realities -- Looking through a hyena hole.
Subject Hyenas -- Behavior -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Hyenas -- Effect of human beings on -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Human-animal relationships -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Harari (African people) -- Ethiopia -- Hārer -- Social life and customs.
Urban animals -- Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Hārer (Ethiopia) -- Social life and customs.
Addl. Author Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall, 1931- author of introduction, etc.
ISBN 9780271067209 (hbk. : alk. paper) :
0271067209 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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 Central 2nd Fl - SST Non-Fiction  599.743 B    DUE 03-15-21