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Human-livestock interactions : the stockperson and the productivity and welfare of intensively farmed animals / Paul H. Hemsworth and Grahame J. Coleman.

Author/Creator:
Hemsworth, Paul H.
Edition:
2nd ed.
Publication:
Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 194 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Animal industry -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Livestock -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Livestock -- Effect of human beings on.
Animal welfare.
Contents:
Introduction: the stockperson as a professional: skills, knowledge and status
Farm animal welfare: assessment, issues and implications
Human-animal interactions and animal productivity and welfare
Attitudes of stockpeople
Stockperson behaviour and animal behaviour
A model of stockperson-animal interactions and their implications for livestock
Changing stockperson attitudes and behaviour
Conclusion: current and future opportunities to improve human-animal interactions in livestock production.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Coleman, Grahame J.
ISBN:
9781845936730 (alk. paper)
1845936736 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
639940793
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