Cats and Human Societies: a World of Interspecific Interaction and Interpretation

@article{Jaro2016CatsAH,
  title={Cats and Human Societies: a World of Interspecific Interaction and Interpretation},
  author={Filip Jaro{\vs}},
  journal={Biosemiotics},
  year={2016},
  volume={9},
  pages={287-306}
}
This article focuses on the social structure of domestic cat colonies, and on the various ways these are represented in ethological literature. Our analysis begins with detailed accounts of different forms of cat societies from the works of Leyhausen, Tabor, and Alger and Alger, and then puts these descriptions into a broader epistemological perspective. The analysis is inspired by the bi-constructivist approach to ethological studies formulated by Lestel, which highlights the position of the… 
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