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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.016
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5
... The concept of grumpiness is discussed, and I suggest that matters of concern to scientists range from the everyday grumpiness common in the wider community, which includes issues which are serious matters of concern to many, through misgivings about the way science and in particular the field...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2004.079
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-7-2
... Many everyday decisions by people in urban areas influence wildlife management in urban environments. To date, wildlife conservation managers and facilitators have relied largely on anecdotal information in assessing the capacity of urban communities to contribute to the protection...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (2): 403–409.
Published: 17 March 2014
... that can cause severe damage to many cultivated crops. The aim of this study was to investigate the chemical signals utilized by these pests in order to carry out their everyday functions. This was achieved by determining the nature of volatile compounds in the secretions of the rose aphid, the black...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2010.005
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-3-6
... and Vietnamese Australians, all of whom have experienced the natural environment in their everyday activities like fishing and making a living. In doing so, they have interacted with each other, often expressing social conflicts through interactions about wildlife and nature regulation. I argue that we cannot...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 306–314.
Published: 17 March 2014
... enthusiasm for urban nature. The paper is in three parts. Part I, introduces questions of urban nature as a prompt for new ways of thinking about Australian cities. Part II, presents evidence that everyday experience of urban nature is being unsettled in Australian society. Part III, considers...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 28 (1-4): 19–23.
Published: 17 March 2014
... over the greenhouse effect in 1988 is an example. inaccurate or misleading infmmation is presented - a report may be misleading because not all the facts are presented. 8 complex issues are simplified - the iJs, ands and buts of the scientist may be deleted and jargon is translated into everyday words...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 28–38.
Published: 04 October 2011
... and with capturing their everyday experiences with animals and responses to target species. There are additional ethical issues to be overcome before children could be directly involved in an exploration of the meaning of killing animals. Use of autobiographical material avoids these problems and indicates how...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (1): 151–157.
Published: 01 January 2019
... information about the environment. Biofunctional explanation will type representations in terms of what they are supposed to do. A representation is a structure 6 Folk psychology refers to common sense or everyday theory of mind the intuitive concepts and principles, specifically, beliefs and desires...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2012) 35 (4): 1005–1010.
Published: 29 January 2012
... of ontological security. As a consequence of these ills, Bulbeck claims that Westerners have turned to nature for solace and well-being. In wilderness, she explains, humans experience authenticity and spirituality, things that are lacking from our everyday lives. Dreams and desires for contact with the non...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 33 (3): 290–294.
Published: 17 March 2014
... with animal management. They can introduce alternative sets of values, priorities and interests into the mix of commentaries on human interactions with animals that circulate through the wider society and that impact on everyday perceptions and practices. Research that focuses on the implications of human...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020)
Published: 16 October 2020
... in the everyday lives of their human communities. Accounts of European beneficiaries of dingo water knowledge also are examined in this paper. These accounts were largely opportunistic and failed to translate into any lasting benefit for either human or non-human communities. Furthermore, post-colonization...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2017) 38 (4): 590–609.
Published: 01 September 2017
... that are part of our everyday lives. But it does much more than simply help them find out what they saw crawling around their garden, chomping on a street tree, or crossing their path on a bush walk. As entomologists, we re often asked what a particular insect might be. We can often make a good guess...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (1): 9–17.
Published: 04 October 2011
... bring to their everyday lives, including the treatment of animals, whether domesticated or wild. I suggest that this is why Phillip Kerkhof received the accolade and approbation which his gratuitous killing of the bronze whaler was considered to deserve. For what was above all striking and symbolic...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 36 (4): 478–493.
Published: 28 January 2014
... it into understandable everyday English and to make it sound exciting. It was an opportunity to hawk the world of reptiles to an unsuspecting public. It also provided a vehicle for further investigating these animals in new ways. Steve has written various articles and papers about Australian reptiles over the years...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2015) 37 (3): 403–422.
Published: 14 April 2015
..., it doesn t give the animals silly names or traits it s wildlife lyrebirds, blue tongue lizards, frogs and echidnas simple and gentle but gives a lovely feel and look of making all sorts of unfamiliar sounds. Yet just like his first everyday animals around in people s yards, giving a feel flight, Joey...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 143–178.
Published: 30 September 2020
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 298–315.
Published: 17 March 2014
... bites. Exposure to urine and faeces was frequent. Personnel on weekend feeding rosters often involved family members in everyday clothing who would have been exposed to urine & faeces, and sebum & saliva from friendly flying-foxes. Thus, up to 1996 there was no evidence of disease transmission from...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 204–215.
Published: 14 October 2011
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (2): fmi–fmcliv.
Published: 09 April 2021
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Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2013.001
EISBN: 978-0-9874309-1-5