Essays about: "human animal"

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  1. 1. Interspecies animal "friendships"

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Nadil Silva; [2017]
    Keywords : species; stress; animal bonds; play; behaviour;

    Abstract : Even though conspecific close relationships are well documented, scientific studies done on interspecies close relationships are scarce. There is no agreement of using the word friendships without inverted commas when describing close relationships of animals. READ MORE

  2. 2. “Nature is full of rapists” : the representation of animal’s gender behavior in popular science

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Ylva Jonsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Gender; popular science; ideology;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis in rural development investigates the representations of animals and their social- and gender behavior in a Swedish popular science magazine. How is gender produced and reproduced, and how is language used to establish and maintain existing power relations? These are the questions that this thesis aim to answer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effect of dietary flavonoids on hepatic CYP2E1 and 3A4 activity : implication for food-drug interactions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Food Science

    Author : Johanna Östlund; [2017]
    Keywords : cytochrome P450; CYP2E1; CYP3A4; flavonoids; quercetin; myricetin; isorhamnetin; food-drug interactions;

    Abstract : Flavonoids are a group of phytochemicals ubiquitously present in vegetables, fruits, berries and herbs. It is suggested that they contribute to protection against several lifestyle diseases including cancer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Histological Investigation of the testicular nerves at the castration site in geldings

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Emma Angelina Bengtsdotter; [2017]
    Keywords : castration; testicle; nerve; neuroma; pain; gelding;

    Abstract : Castration is one of the most common surgical procedures in equine medicine and associated with a number of postoperative complications such as swelling, infection, haemorrhage, peritonitis, funiculitis, omental herniation and eventration. But what happens with the testicular nerves after crushing and severing during the procedure? An injured nerve can respond with degeneration and/or regeneration. READ MORE

  5. 5. Why should a contemporary Lutheran church bother with animal suffering? : Reasons for an extended circle of compassion

    University essay from Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för diakoni, kyrkomusik och teologi

    Author : Ola Sahlén; [2017]
    Keywords : Animal rights; Religion; Christian; Christianity; Lutheran; Systematic theology; Djurrätt; Religion; Kristendom; Luthersk; Systematisk teologi;

    Abstract : Suffering is at the very heart of the Christian faith. But traditionally non-human suffering is viewed as aethical and amoral. In being superior, endowed with the Imago Dei, and given dominion over the animal kingdom, human kind is freed from responsibility, it is believed. READ MORE