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Desmond at the zoo

by Althea.

  • 230 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Rourke Publications in Windermere, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zoo animals -- Fiction.,
  • Dinosaurs -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Desmond the dinosaur visits the zoo, where he is such an attraction that he is invited to stay.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Althea ; illustrated by the author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A4638 Ddc 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[24] p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4267784M
    ISBN 100866251103
    LC Control Number81013799
    OCLC/WorldCa7733456

    The human zoo is a superb book that analyses one by one the many aspects of urban life such as the paradox of solitude on an overcrowded place, dominance mimic versus status symbol, and of course the rewards of living in an exciting environment where just about everything is possible. Desmond Morris background in zoology allows him to draw many /5(57). Peoplewatching: The Desmond Morris Guide to Body Language Kindle Edition I bought this after reading the Human Zoo. Has some interesting moments and very easy to read. Definitely has changed the way I view many otherwise normal and everyday situations. Desmond Morris writes with an engaging and accessible style which I find very enjoyable/5(96).

    The Human Zoo New Ed Edition, Kindle Edition by Desmond Morris (Author) out of 5 stars 51 ratings. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New /5(51). The Human Zoo by Desmond Morris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Human Zoo by Morris, Desmond - AbeBooks Passion for books.

    Desmond Morris information site, books. WATCHING: ENCOUNTERS WITH HUMANS AND OTHER ANIMALS. Max, London. p.   Desmond Morris was appointed Curator of Mammals at London Zoo in , a post he held for eight years. His book, The Human Zoo, was published in When a reprint edition was issued in , I revisited the book and reflected on how true it is today as it was then.


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The Human Zoo by Desmond Morris. Desmond at the zoo book Rights Management (DRM) The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to. The Human Zoo - Kindle edition by Morris, Desmond. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note /5(37). Like Desmond Morris's _The Naked Ape_, this book is an old friend of mine. The second volume in his well-known trilogy (the third is _Intimate Behavior_), this one makes a compelling case that modern cities are less like "jungles" and more like zoos/5(65).

The human zoo is a continuation of Morris' earlier book, the naked ape. Unfortunately, I could not get my hands on the former and I had to get myself acquainted with Morris by reading the latter, which I was lucky to find. Inasmuch as I can understand, the animal behavior is employed as a kind of looking glass to examine the human behaviour.4/5.

Desmond Morris was born in Wiltshire in After gaining a degree in zoology from Birmimgham University, he obtained his D. Phil. from the University of Oxford. He became Curator of Mammals at London Zoo ina post he held for eight : Get this from a library.

Desmond at the zoo. [Althea.] -- Desmond the dinosaur visits the zoo, where he is such an attraction that he is invited to stay. About The Human Zoo. How does city life change the way we act. What accounts for the increasing prevalence of violence and anxiety in our world.

In this new edition of his controversial bestseller, THE HUMAN ZOO, renowned zoologist Desmond Morris argues that many of the social instabilities we face are largely a product of the artificial, impersonal confines of our urban surroundings.

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The Human Zoo by Morris, Desmond Seller S. Howlett-West Books (member of ABAA & ILAB) Published Condition Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket Edition 1st. The Naked Ape was colossally successful – 20m copies have been sold, which is an astonishing number for a book ostensibly about human evolution.

Supporters have argued that its. Morris, Desmond THE HUMAN ZOO A Zoologist's Study of the Urban Animal 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York McGraw-Hill Book Company Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Minor wear to jacket at spine. Stated First American Edition, First Rating: % positive.

And I thought, ha, they're talking about the player's body language – this was something which I introduced in '77 in the book 'Manwatching'. And it became for me, personally, the most. "A Personal View of the Human Species is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by Desmond Morris, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 27.

After graduation, Morris was a Curator of Mammals at the London Zoo until Morris was a presenter of the ITV television program "Zoo Time" in the s, but may be best-known for his best-selling book, The Naked Ape, which describes the evolution of human behavior from a zoological point-of-view/5(4). Looking for books by Desmond Morris.

See all books authored by Desmond Morris, including The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal, and The Human Animal: A Personal View of the Human Species, and more on Color Zoo Board Book - Nine animals, nine shapes, and sixteen shades of color’everyone can have fun discovering them all by turning Color Zoo’s full-color pages and watching a lion turn into a goat, an ox into a monkey, a tiger into a mouse Caldecott Honor Book Notable Children’s Books of (ALA) Fanfare Honor List (H)Author: Bookroo.

THE HUMAN ZOO: A Zoologist's Study Of The Urban Animal User Review - Kirkus. This is a highly readable but thoroughly irritating book. Morris is a forceful stylist but the same quick flow of discourse which can be insightful about modern society often edges over into blunt.

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About Desmond Morris. Desmond Morris was born in He became the curator of mammals at London Zoo ina post he held for eight years. In he published The Naked Ape which sold over ten million copies worldwide. It is very disappointing that this book does not have more ratings on this site - it is really, really underrated.

I became a fan of Desmond Morris after reading The Human Zoo: A Zoologist's Study of the Urban Animal; an admiration which increased after I read his other pology has the criticism raised against it that it is a shallow science.4/5.desmond morris ().

“tha naked ape” 35 Copy quote This unusual and highly successful species spends a great deal of time examining his higher motives and an equal amount of time ignoring his fundamental ones.

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