Animals, Disease and Human Society: Human-animal Relations by Joanna Swabe

By Joanna Swabe

This booklet explores the heritage and nature of our dependency on different animals and the consequences of this for human and animal future health. Writing from an old and sociological point of view, Joanna Swabe's paintings discusses such concerns as:
* animal domestication
* the implications of human exploitation of different animals, together with hyperlinks among human and animal disease
* the increase of a veterinary regime, designed to guard people and animals alike
* implications of in depth farming practices, pet-keeping and up to date biotechnological developments.
This account spans a interval of a few 10000 years, and increases vital questions on the expanding intensification of animal use for either animal and human health.

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