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Our Animals, Our Selves? Chipping Away the Human–Animal Divide

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Jerolmack, C. Our Animals, Our Selves? Chipping Away the Human–Animal Divide. Sociol Forum 20, 651–660 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11206-005-9063-2

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