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Apetalk and whalespeak : the quest for interspecies communication / by Ted Crail.

1st ed.. Los Angeles : J.P. Tarcher ; [1981] .
ISBN 0874771803, 9780874771800

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Other Title Apetalk and whalespeak
Subjects Communication avec les animaux.
Human-animal communication.
Description xiv, 298 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Includes index.
Contents A dog, seventeen cats, and Dr. Lilly's prophecy -- part 1. Testing the limits of the possible : The new breed of animal talk ; Compulsion and creativity in animal communication ; Dr. Lilly and the dark gulf of the unknown ; Symbol trips: the musical elephant in the behaviorist's lab ; Symbol trips: the dog, the typewriter and the critic -- part 2. Closing in on apetalk : The upwardly mobile apes ; Chimpanzees: experiences in three languages ; Profile of the gorilla: conversations with the universe ; Fireworks child, the uncorrupted gorilla ; The gorilla dialogues ; The dangerous professors and the struggle with Stanford ; War of the worlds, primatology division -- part 3. The whale rush: a passion for animal communion : The receptive humpbacks and a siege of orcas ; Jim Nollman: leader of the pack ; Some disputes about the right to play God -- Conclusion: In fear of pidgin whale : An interspecies hope chest ; The infection of language.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7976733
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WorldCat Identities Crail, Ted.
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