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Title How animals affect us : examining the influence of human-animal interaction on child development and human health / edited by Peggy McCardle [and others]

Publ Info Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2011]
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  RC489.P47 H69 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  RC489.P47 H69 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  RC489 P47 H69 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 228 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Human-animal interaction research : an introduction to issues and topics / James A. Griffin ... [et al.] -- Principles for human-animal interaction research / Gail F. Melson -- Establishing the effectiveness of animal-assisted therapies : methodological standards, issues, and strategies / Alan E. Kazdin -- Promises and pitfalls of hormone research in human-animal interaction / Kerstin Uvnäs-Moberg, Linda Handlin, and Maria Petersson -- How very young children think about animals / Judy S. DeLoache, Megan Bloom Pickard, and Vanessa Lobue -- The other side of the bond : domestic dogs' human-like behaviors / Clive D. L. Wynne, Nicole R. Dorey, and Monique A. R. Udell -- Animal abuse and development psychopathology / Frank R. Ascione and Mika Maruyama -- Childhood obesity and human-animal interaction / Jo Salmon and Anna Timperio -- Health correlates of pet ownership from national surveys / Bruce Headey and Markus Grabka -- Physiological correlates of health benefits from pets / Erika Friedmann, Sandra B. Barker, and Karen M. Allen -- Animal-assisted intervention in health care contexts / Rebecca A. Johnson -- Afterword : an agenda for future research / Peggy McCardle ... [et. al] -- Appendix : a resource for studying human-animal interaction / Tim Adams
LC subject Pets -- Therapeutic use
Human-animal relationships
Child development
Add Author McCardle, Peggy D
ISBN 9781433808654
9781433808661 (e-book)
1433808668 (e-book)