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Beasts of the Earth: Animals, Humans, and Disease

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Humans have lived in close proximity to other animals for thousands of years. Recent scientific studies have even shown that the presence of animals has a positive effect on our physical and mental health. People with pets typically have lower blood pressure, show fewer symptoms of depression, and tend to get more exercise.

But there is a darker side to the relationship bet
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Hardcover, 208 pages
Published February 3rd 2005 by Rutgers University Press (first published January 1st 2005)
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Claudia
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Pretty interesting information.
Jenifer
Aug 11, 2010 Jenifer rated it liked it
Very useful info, I'll be using this for my class this fall. I was bothered by a couple of seemingly ill-informed, very generalizing statements pertaining to animal agriculture that makes me question the authors' objectivity a little.
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