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The Politics of Zoos: Exotic Animals and Their Protectors

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Zoos have found themselves continually under fire in recent decades. Animal rights activists initiated the attacks; at the same time regulatory agencies, anti-tax advocates, and an assortment of litigators have also targeted zoos. In an effort to defend themselves in this hostile landscape, zoos and aquariums joined forces under the leadership of the American Association ...more
Paperback, 236 pages
Published July 24th 2006 by Northern Illinois University Press
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I have such mixed feelings about this book. I think I need to look at it as an annotated bibliography of the AZA's (Association of Zoo's and Aquariums) involvement in politics, a great resource for knowing what I should look up if I want to actually understand more. It's painfully dry and dense, yet somehow is so vague, particularly in the first half, that I'm actually not sure I understand what many of the court cases were really about or how zoos factored into them. While it was to some degree ...more
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