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The Emperor"s Embrace

Reflections on Animal Families and Fatherhood

by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

  • 174 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Washington Square Press .
Written in English

  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Child Care/Parenting,
  • Animals,
  • Nature / Animals,
  • Parenting - Fatherhood

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7644697M
    ISBN 100671020846
    ISBN 109780671020842

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Now, in The Emperor's Embrace, Masson offers a remarkable look at one of the most fulfilling roles in the animal world: : Jeffrey Masson. This book should be discussed from two views: (1) those steeped in evolutionary theory and animal behavior and (2) those not.

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We hear about infanticidal lions but rarely of heroic penguin fathers. Benito Mussolini, the Italian fascist dictator, once said: "It is better to live one day as a lion than a hundred years as a sheep.".

Richard Wrangham, chair, biological anthropology Department of Anthropology, Harvard University The Emperor's Embrace is an ode to fatherhood.

Masson's celebration of exotic parenting styles, from penguins and seahorses to his own family, becomes a vibrant plea for the care we should all takecare of our children, of each other, and of other ed on: Febru The Emperor's Embrace Reflections on Animal Families and Fatherhood by Jeffrey Masson around the world, yet always returns to the heart.

For animal lovers, fathers, mothers, sons, and daughters everywhere, The Emperor's Embrace is a book that will forever change our perceptions of parenthood and family love. Nature Pets Nonfiction.

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$ At the recent No Kill Conference in Chicago, I told seven fellow participants in a round-table discussion group about an. Lessons in fathering – good, bad, and parlous – from the nonhuman world, challengingly and divertingly told by Masson (Dogs Never Lie About Love,etc.).

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