Pets and People
The Psychology of Pet OwnershipBook - 1999
In an examination of the relationship between pets and people, Barrie Gunter illustrates the many psychological benefits that animal companionship can bestow upon us; providing security for the anxious, companionship for the lonely and status symbols for the image conscious.
This book examines the phenomenon of pet ownership and the importance placed upon this strange relationship by people in modern society.
Publisher: London : Whurr Publishers, 1999
Branch Call Number: 636.0887 G977p 1999
Characteristics: vi, 162 p. ; 24 cm