Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know / Alexandra Horowitz.

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  • Author(s): Horowitz, Alexandra
  • Language:
    English
  • Publication Information:
    New York : Scribner, 2010, c2009.
  • Publication Date:
    2010
  • Physical Description:
    xii, 352, [11] p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Publication Type:
    Book
  • Document Type:
    Bibliographies; Non-fiction
  • Subject Terms:
  • Additional Information
    • Publication Information:
      1st Scribner trade pbk. ed.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: What do dogs know? How do they think? The answers will surprise and delight you as Alexandra Horowitz, a cognitive scientist, explains how dogs perceive their daily worlds, each other, and that other quirky animal, the human.
    • Content Notes:
      Prelude -- A prefatory note on the dog, training, and owners -- Calling a dog "the dog" -- Training dogs -- The dog and his owner -- Umwelt : from the dog's point of nose -- Take my raincoat : please -- A tick's view of the world -- Putting our umwelt caps on -- The meaning of things -- Asking dogs -- Dog kisses -- Dogologist -- Belonging to the house -- How to make a dog : step-by-step instructions -- How wolves become dogs -- Unwolfy -- And then our eyes met- -- Fancy dogs -- The one difference between breeds -- Animals with an asterisk -- Canis unfamiliaris -- Making your dog -- Sniff -- Sniffers -- The nose nose -- The vomeronasal nose -- The brave smell of a stone -- The smelly ape -- You showed fear -- The smell of disease -- The smell of a dog -- Leaves and grass -- Brambish and brunky -- Mute -- Out loud -- dog-eared -- The opposite of mute -- Whimpers, growls, squeaks, and chuckles -- Woof -- Body and tail -- Inadvertent and intent -- Dog-eyed -- Eyes of the ball-holder -- Go get the ball! -- Go get the green ball! Go get the green bouncing ball- on the TV! -- Visual umwelt -- Seen by a dog -- The eyes of a child -- The attention of animals -- Mutual gaze -- Gaze following -- Attention-getting -- Showing -- Manipulating attention -- Canine anthropologists -- Dog's psychic powers deconstructed -- Reading us -- All about you -- Noble mind -- Dog smarts -- Learning from others -- Puppy see, puppy do -- more human than bird -- Theory of mind -- Theory of dog mind -- Playing into mind -- What happened to the Chihuahua -- Non-human -- Inside of a dog -- What a dog knows -- What it is like -- You had me at hello -- Bondables -- Touching animals -- At hello -- The dance -- The bond effect -- The importance of mornings -- Go for a "smell walk" -- Train thoughtfully -- Allow for his dogness -- Consider the source -- Give him something to do -- Play with him -- Look again -- Spy on him -- Don't bathe your dog every day -- Read the dog's tells -- Pet friendly -- Get a mutt -- Anthropomorphize with umwelt in mind.
    • Notes:
      Includes an interview with the author.
      Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-332) and index.
    • ISBN:
      1416583432 (pbk.) :
      9781416583431 (pbk.)
    • Accession Number:
      ocn519249129
      519249129
    • Accession Number:
      fay.319862
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      HOROWITZ, A. Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know. [s. l.]: Scribner, 2010. ISBN 1416583432. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862. Acesso em: 5 dez. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Horowitz A. Inside of a Dog : What Dogs See, Smell, and Know. Scribner; 2010. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862. Accessed December 5, 2019.
    • APA:
      Horowitz, A. (2010). Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know. Scribner. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Horowitz, Alexandra. 2010. Inside of a Dog : What Dogs See, Smell, and Know. Scribner. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862.
    • Harvard:
      Horowitz, A. (2010) Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know. Scribner. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862 (Accessed: 5 December 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Horowitz, A 2010, Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know, Scribner, viewed 5 December 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Horowitz, Alexandra. Inside of a Dog : What Dogs See, Smell, and Know. Scribner, 2010. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Horowitz, Alexandra. Inside of a Dog : What Dogs See, Smell, and Know. Scribner, 2010. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Horowitz A. Inside of a dog : what dogs see, smell, and know [Internet]. Scribner; 2010 [cited 2019 Dec 5]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.319862