Download e-book for iPad: American Zoos During the Depression: A New Deal for Animals by Jesse C. Donahue,Erik K. Trump

By Jesse C. Donahue,Erik K. Trump

ISBN-10: 0786449632

ISBN-13: 9780786449637

American zoos flourished through the nice melancholy, because of federal courses that enabled neighborhood governments to construct new zoological parks, entire accomplished ones, and rework outmoded amenities. This old textual content examines neighborhood leaders’ winning advocacy for zoo development within the context of poverty and frequent soreness, arguing that they supplied employment, encouraged tourism, and democratized rest. Of specific curiosity is the increase of the zoo expert, which lead the way for technology and conservation agendas. The textual content explores the hot Deal’s profound effect on zoos and animal welfare and the legacy of its courses in zoos today.

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