Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Baynes-Rock, Marcus, 1965- author.

Title Among the bone eaters : encounters with hyenas in Harar / Marcus Baynes-Rock ; foreword by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
Published University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2015]
Online access available from:
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource
Series Animalibus
Contents Past finding around Harar -- Lines of reason for hyenas -- Between different relations -- You hyenas -- The legend of Ashura -- On the tail of a hyena -- Encounters with the unseen -- Reflections from a hyena playground -- Death, death, and rhetoric -- Blood of the hyena -- Across a human/hyena boundary -- A host of other ideas -- Returning to other hyenas -- Talking up hyena realities -- Looking through a hyena hole
Summary "An interdisciplinary study of the relationship between hyenas and the people of Harar, Ethiopia"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Harari (African people) -- Ethiopia -- Hārer -- Social life and customs
Human-animal relationships -- Ethiopia -- Hārer
Hyenas -- Behavior -- Ethiopia -- Hārer
Hyenas -- Effect of human beings on -- Ethiopia -- Hārer
Human-animal relationships.
Hyenas -- Behavior.
Manners and customs.
NATURE -- Animals -- Mammals.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Zoology -- Mammals.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Hārer (Ethiopia) -- Social life and customs
Ethiopia -- Hārer.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015011563
ISBN 0271074043