summer, it's hot and I'm taking a couple of weeks off. So I hope you
enjoy this rebroadcast of one of my favorite shows. Next week I'll be
celebrating the 4th with some time off, and then back live on July
to all my friends, Sidney.
Lives of Animals
with Dr. Marc Bekoff
Emeritus of Biology
with Jane Goodall of
for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
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Marc Bekoff is
one of the world's most respected ethologists. For over 30 years
he has been researching the complex nature of animal intelligence
and emotions. In this in-depth interview we begin by taking a look
at how the debate over anthropomorphism has shaped our view of
creatures large and small.
conversation with Marc Bekoff continues
we explore some of the unique ways in which animals are perceived
to express a variety of emotional responses including happiness,
grief, awe, embarrassment.
and Footprints" was written and performed by Eliza
Gilkyson. Eliza is one of the finest singer / songwriters
She has a
of albums, all of which
are worthy of owning. She is
also touring, and you should plan well in advance to catch her
is a link to Eliza's website.
if you're listening, thanks for letting me use your song to serve
our whale brothers and sisters and all the other worthy creatures.
You are a Mystress of
conclude our conversation with Dr. Bekoff
we discuss what the world could be like if and when human societies
acknowledge that animals are far more conscious of their world
than we have given them credit for.
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"The Emotional Lives of Animals"
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