Pets and People

Pets and People

The Psychology of Pet Ownership

Book - 1999
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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
ISBN: 9781861561169
Branch Call Number: 636.0887 G977p 1999
Characteristics: vi, 162 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Furnham, Adrian


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