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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ of Illinois Pr
Publication date January 1, 1999
Pages 172
Binding Hardcover
Edition 2 sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780252024573
ISBN-10 0252024575
Dimensions 1 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $18.95
Other format details university press
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Why do people go to zoos? Is the role of zoos to entertain or to educate? In this provocative book, the authors demonstrate that zoos tell us as much about humans as they do about animals and suggest that while animals may not need zoos, urban societies seem to. A new introduction takes note of dramatic changes in the perceived role of zoos that have occurred since the book's original publication.

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With Garry Marvin | 2 sub edition from Univ of Illinois Pr (January 1, 1999)
9780252024573 | details & prices | 172 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $18.95
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