The various books, articles, and web sites I have used to write this blog. If any of these sources appeal to you, please look them up. You can learn a great deal from them.

Alanen, M. (2015). Conserving Arizona’s resident jaguars. Endangered Species Bulletin. Retrieved from

Ajzen, I. (1985). From intentions to actions: A theory of planned behavior. In J. Kuhl & J. Beckman (Eds.), Action-control: From cognition to behavior (pp. 11- 39). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer.

Ajzen, I. (2014). The theory of planned behaviour is alive and well, and not ready to retire: A commentary on Sniehotta, Presseau, and Araújp-Soares. Health Psychology Review, 9(2), 131-137.

Ajzen, I., & Dasgupta, N. (2015). Explicit and implicit beliefs, attitudes, and intentions. In P. Haggard and B. Eitam (Eds.), The sense of agency (pp. 115-144). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Ajzen, I., & Fishbein, M. (1977). Attitude-behavior relations: A theoretical analysis and review of empirical research. Psychological Bulletin, 84(5), 888-918.

Ajzen, I., & Madden, T. J. (1986). Prediction of goal-directed behavior: Attitudes, intentions, and perceived behavioral control. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 22, 453-474.

Argant, A. & Argant, J. (2011). The Panthera gombaszogensis story: The contribution of the château breccia (Saône-Et-Loire, Burgundy, France). Quaternaire, Horssérie, (4), 247-269.

Ashe, T. (1682). Carolina, or a description of the present state of that country. In A. S. Salley (Ed.) Narratives of Early Carolina, 1650-1708 (pp. 135-159). Retrieved from

Baca-Motes, K., Brown, A., Gneezy, A., Keenan, E. A., & Nelson, L. D. (2012). Commitment and behavior change: Evidence from the field.  Journal of Consumer Research, 39(5), 1070-1084.

Bamberg, S., Rees, J., & Seebauer, S. (2015). Collective climate action: Determinants of participation intention in community-based pro-environmental initiatives. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 43, 155-165.

Barlow, A. C. D., Greenwood, C. J., Ahmad, I. U., & Smith, J. L. D. (2010). Use of an action-selection framework for human-carnivore conflict in the Bangladesh Sundarbans. Conservation Biology, 24(5), 1338-1347.

Barlow, A. C. D., Ahmad, I., & Smith, J. L. D. (2013). Profiling tigers (Panthera tigris) to formulate management responses to human-killing in the Bangladesh Sundarbans. Wildlife Biology in Practice, 9(2), 30-39.

Barnett, R. (2015, May 7). The old world jaguar. [Web log post]. Retrieved from

Bem, D. J. (1967). Self-perception: An alternative interpretation of cognitive dissonance phenomena. Psychological Review, 74(3), 183-200. Retrieved from

Blackmore, E., Underhill, R., McQuilkin, J., Leach, R., & Holmes, T. (2013). Common cause for nature: A practical guide to values and frames in conservation. Machynlleth, Wales: Public Interest Research Centre.

Braun, D. M. (2010, October 20). Bangladesh, India Most Threatened by Climate Change, Risk Study Finds. National Geographic. Retrieved from

Breitenmosser, U., Ryser, A., Molinari-Jobin, A., Zimmermann, F., Haller, H., Molinari, P., & Breitenmoser-Würsten, C. (2010). The changing impact of predation as a source of conflict between hunters and reintroduced lynx in Switzerland. In D. W. Macdonald and A. J. Loveridge (Eds.), Biology and conservation of wild felids (pp. 493-505). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Brokaw, V. L. N., & Mallory, E. P. (1993). Vegetation of the Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area, Belize. Manomet, Massachusetts USA: Manomet Bird Observatory. Available at

Brown, D. E., & López-González, C. A. (2001). Borderland jaguars: Tigres de la frontera. Salt Lake City, UT: The University of Utah Press.

Brun, J. (2015). Cloak and jaguar: Following a cat from desert to courtroom. Silver City, NM: Relham LLC.

Bureau of Land Management. (2001). Mill creek watershed analysis. Retrieved from

Butler, P., Green, K., & Galvin, D. (2013). The principles of pride: The science behind the mascots. Arlington, VA: Rare. Available online at

Callan, H. (2015). Social and cultural anthropology. In Discover anthropology. Retrieved from

Campbell, B. (2000). Indigenous perceptions of wildlife protection in Nepal. In J. Knight (Ed.), Natural enemies: People-wildlife conflicts in anthropological perspective (pp. 124-144). London, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Carter, N. H., Riley, S. J., & Liu, J. (2012). Utility of a psychological framework for carnivore conservation. Oryx, 46(4), 525-535.

Caso, A., Lopez-Gonzalez, C., Payan, E., Eizirik, E., de Oliveira, T., Leite-Pitman, R., Kelly, M. & Valderrama, C. (2008). Panthera onca. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T15953A5327466. Retrieved from

Cavalcanti, S. M. C., Marchini, S., Zimmermann, A., Gese, E. M., & Macdonald, D. W. (2010). Jaguars, livestock, and people in Brazil: Realities and perceptions behind the conflict. In D.W. Macdonald & A. J. Loveridge (Eds.), Biology and conservation of wild felids (pp. 3-58). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Center for Biological Diversity. (2014). Jaguars gain 1,194 square miles of protected habitat in southwest. Retrieved from

Center for Biological Diversity. (2017, January 27). Trump’s wall ‘would end any chance of recovery for endangered jaguars.’ Retrieved from

Chapron, G., Miquelle, D. G., Lambert, A., Goodrich, J. M., Legendre, S., & Clobert, J. (2008). The impact on tigers of poaching versus prey depletion. Journal of Applied Ecology, 45, 1667-1674.

Cinoğlu, H., & Arikan, Y. (2012). Self, identity and identity formation: From the perspectives of three major theories. International Journal of Human Sciences, 9(2), 1114-1131.

Cornelissen, G., Pandelaere, M., Warlop, L., & Dewitte, S. (2008). Positive cueing: Promoting sustainable consumer behavior by cueing common environmental behaviors as environmental. International Journal of Research in Marketing, 25(1), 46-55.

Crandall, E. (2014). Cats’ best friend? A new role for guard dogs in South Africa. Mongabay. Retrieved from

Crees Foundation. (2015a). Community. Retrieved from

Crees Foundation. (2015b). Crees Foundation. Retrieved from

Crisp, R. J., Heuston, S., Farr, M. J., & Turner, R. N. (2007). Seeing red or feeling blue: Differentiated intergroup emotions and ingroup identification in soccer fans. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 10(1), 9-26.

Crisp, R. J., Stone, C. H., & Hall, N. R. (2006). Recategorization and subgroup identification: Predicting and preventing threats from common ingroups. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32(2), 230-243.

Cronon, W. (1997). The trouble with wilderness: Or, getting back to the wrong nature. In C. Miller and H. Rothman (Eds.), Out of the Woods: Essays in Environmental History (28-50). Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press.

Cushman, S. A., McRae, B., Adriaensen, F., Beier, P., Shirley, M., & Zeller, K. (2013). Biological corridors and connectivity. In D. W. Macdonald and K. J. Willis (Eds.), Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 (384-404). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Deci, E. L., & Ryan, R. M. (1987). The support of autonomy and the control of behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 53(6), 1024-1037.

de la Torre, J. A., González-Maya, J. F., Zarza, H., Ceballos, G., & Medellín, R. A. (2017). The jaguar’s spots are darker than they appear: Assessing the global conservation status of the jaguar Panthera oncaOryx, 1-16.

de Vries, J. R., Aarts, N., Lokhorst, A. M., Beunen, R., Munnink, J. O. (2015). Trust related dynamics in contested land use: A longitudinal study towards trust and distrust in intergroup conflicts in the Baviaanskloof, South Africa. Forest Policy and Economics, 50, 302-310.

Dickman, A. J. (2010). Complexities of conflict: The importance of considering social factors for effectively resolving human-wildlife conflict. The Zoological Society of London, 13(5), 458-466.

Dickman, A., Marchini, S., & Manfredo, M. (2013). The human dimension in addressing conflict with large carnivores. In D. W. Macdonald and K. J. Willis (Eds.), Key topics in conservation biology 2 (pp. 110-126). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Dinerstein, E., Loucks, C., Wikramanayake, E., Ginsberg, J., Sanderson, E., Seidensticker, J., … Songer, M. (2007). The fate of wild tigers. BioScience, 57(6), 508-514.

Durant, S., Mitchell, N., Ipavec, A. & Groom, R. (2015). Acinonyx jubatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T219A50649567.

Egan, L. C., Santos, L. R., & Bloom, P. (2007). The origins of cognitive dissonance: Evidence from children and monkeys. Psychological Science, 18, 978-983.

Eisenberger, R., & Shanock, L. (2003). Rewards, intrinsic motivation, and creativity: A case study of conceptual and methodological isolation. Creativity Research Journal, 15(2-3), 121-130.

Elfström, B. The Mongolian Bankhar Dog Project [Video File]. Retrieved from

Evans, L., Maio, G. R., Corner, A., Hodgetts, C. J., Ahmed, S., & Ulrike, H. (2012). Self-interest and pro-environmental behaviour. Nature Climate Change, 3(2), 122-125.

Fazio, R. H., Zanna, M. P., & Cooper, J. (1977). Dissonance and self-perception: An integrative view of each theory’s proper domain of application. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 13, 464-479. Retrieved from

Festinger, L. (1957). A theory of cognitive dissonance. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Festinger, L. & Carlsmith, J. M. (1959). Cognitive consequences of forced compliance. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 58, 203-210. Retrieved from

Fielding, K. S., Terry, D. J., Masser, B. M., Hogg, M. A. (2008). Integrating social identity theory and the theory of planned behavior to explain decisions to engage in sustainable agricultural practices. British Journal of Social Psychology, 47, 23-48.

Fischer, D. (2015). The U.S.-Mexico border wall and the case for “environmental rights.” Texas International Law Journal, 50(1), 145-168.

Freedman, J. L., & Fraser, S. C. (1966). Compliance without pressure: The foot-in-the-door technique. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 4(2), 195-202.

Foster, R. (2008). The ecology of jaguars (Panthera onca) in a human-influenced landscape (PhD thesis)University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

Fox News Latino. (2016, August 26). Chinese smugglers responsible for spike in jaguar killings in Bolivia, report claims. Fox News Latino. Retrieved from

Fundación ProAves. The Jaguar Natural Reserve. Retrieved from

Funston, P., Henschel, P., Hunter, L., Lindsey, P., Nowak, K., Vallianos, C., … & Wood, K. (2016). Beyond Cecil: Africa’s lions in crisis. Retrieved from

Gawronski, B. (2012). Back to the future of dissonance theory: Cognitive consistency as a core motive. Social Cognition, 30(6), 652-668.

Gawronski, B., & Strack, F. (2004). On the propositional nature of cognitive consistency: Dissonance changes explicit, but not implicit attitudes. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 40. 535-542.

Gillespie, E. (2015). Communicating conservation [Video file]. Retrieved from

Glenn, W. (1996). Eyes of fire: Encounter with a borderlands jaguar. El Paso, TX: Printing Corner Press.

Gneezy, A., Imas, I., Brown, A., Nelson, L. D., & Norton, M. I. (2012). Paying to be nice: Consistency and costly prosocial behavior. Management Science, 58(1), 179-187.

Goldstein, N. J., Cialdini, C. B., & Griskevicius, V. (2008). A room with a viewpoint: Using social norms to motivate environmental conservation in hotels. Journal of Consumer Research, 35, 472-482.

Goodrich, J. M. (2010). Human-tiger conflict: A review and call for comprehensive plans. Integrative Zoology, 5, 300-312.

Goodrich, J. (2016, April 14). How to count tigers [Web log post]. Retrieved from

Goodrich, J. M., Seryodkin, I., Miquelle, D. G., Bereznuk, S. L. (2011). Conflicts between Amur (Siberian) tigers and humans in the Russian Far East. Biological Conservation, 144, 584-592.

Goodrich, J., Lynam, A., Miquelle, D., Wibisono, H., Kawanishi, K., Pattanavibool, A., … Karanth, U. (2015). Panthera tigris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T15955A50659951. Retrieved from

Gray, I. (Producer). (2007). Waterland [Television series episode]. In I. Gray (Producer), Ganges. UK: British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

Greenspan, J. (2016, March 28). Good news: A clear-cut Rain Forest can Have a Second Life. Scientific American. Retrieved from

GTRP. (2011). Global Tiger Recovery Program, 2010-2022. Thirteen Tiger Range Countries and Partners of the Global Tiger Initiative. World Bank, Washington DC. Retrieved from

Gubbi, S., Mukherjee, K., Swaminath, M. H., & Poornesha, H. C. (2015). Providing more protected space for tigers Panthera tigris: A landscape conservation approach in the Western Ghats, southern India. Oryx, 1-8.

Gunderjan, T. H. (2013). Landscapes and Maya Settlement in Northwestern Belize. In J. Morris, J. Awe, M. Badillo, & G. Thompson (Eds.), Research reports in Belizean archaeology: Papers of the 2012 Belize Archaeology Symposium (10th ed.) (pp. 227 – 240). Belmopan, Belize: Print Belize Limited. Retrieved from

Harihar, A., & Pandav, B. (2012). Influence of connectivity, wild prey and disturbance on occupancy of tigers in the human-dominated western Terai Arc Landscape. PLoS ONE, 7(7): e410105.

Haslam, S. A., Reicher, S. D., & Reynolds, K. J. (2012). Identity, influence, and change: Rediscovering John Turner’s vision for social psychology. British Journal of Social Psychology, 51, 201-218.

Hawley, J. E., Rego, P. W., Wydeven, A. P., Schwartz, M. K., Viner, T. C., Kays, R., … Jenks, J. A. (2016). Long-distance dispersal of a subadult male cougar from South Dakota to Connecticut documented with DNA evidence. Journal of Mammalogy, 97(5), 1435-1440.

Hazzah, L. N. (2006). Living among lions (Panthera leo): Coexistence or killing? Community attitudes towards conservation initiatives and the motivations behind lion killing in Kenyan Maasailand (Masters dissertation). Retrieved from

Hemmelgarn, R. (2017, January 27). MDC confirms female mountain lion in Shannon County. Missouri Department of Conservation Retrieved from

Hershaw, E. (2017, March 3). South Africa’s plan for legalized lion carcass trade sparks outcry. Seeker. Retrieved from

Hertel, G., & Kerr, N. L. (2001). Priming in-group favoritism: The impact of normative scripts in the minimal group paradigm. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 37, 316-324.

Hogg, M. A., Turner, J. C., & Davidson, B. (1990). Polarized norms and social frame of reference: A test of the self-categorization theory of group polarization. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 11(1), 77-100.

Holmes, J. D. (1961). Livestock in Spanish Natchez. The Journal of Mississippi History, 23(1), 15-38.

Hoogesteijn, R. & Hoogesteijn, A. (2010). Conserving wild felids in humanized landscapes: Strategies for reducing conflicts between jaguars and cattle. Wild Felid Monitor, 3(2), 1-13.

Hoon Song, S. (2000). The Great Pigeon Massacre in a deindustralizing American region. In J. Knight (Ed.), Natural enemies: People–wildlife conflicts in anthropological perspective (pp. 212–228). London, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Hornsey, M. J. (2008). Social identity theory and self-categorization theory: A historical overview. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 2(1), 204-222.

House, F. (1999). Totem salmon: Life lessons from another species. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.

Howard, B. C. (2016, April 10). Tiger Numbers Rise for the First Time in a Century. National Geographic. Retrieved from

Hunter, L. (2015). Wild cats of the world. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

Hunter, L. (2016). #iSTANDfor: Wild places. Retrieved from

Ikenson, B. (2015). Cats in the cradle of conservation. Endangered Species Bulletin. Retrieved from

Inskip, C., Ridout, M., Fahad., Z., Tully, R., Barlow, A., Barlow, C. G., … MacMillan, D. (2013). Human-tiger conflict in context: Risks to lives and livelihoods in the Bangladesh Sundarbans. Human Ecology, 41(2), 169-186.

Inskip, C., Fahad, Z., Tully, R., Roberts, T., MacMillan, D. (2014). Understanding carnivore killing behaviour: Exploring the motivations for tiger killing in the Sundarbans, Bangladesh. Biological Conservation, 180, 42-50.

Inskip, C., Carter, N., Riley, S., Roberts, T., & MacMillan, D. (2016). Toward human-carnivore coexistence: Understanding tolerance for tigers in Bangladesh. PLoS ONE, 11(1): e0145913.

Jackson, R., Mallon, D., McCarthy, T., Chundaway, R.A. & Habib, B. (2008). Panthera uncia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T22732A9381126. Retrieved from

Jackson, R., Mallon, D., Mishra, C., Noras, S., Sharma, R., Suryawanshi, K. (2014). Snow leopard survival strategy. Seattle, WA: Snow Leopard Network. Retrieved from

Jackson, R. M., Mishra, C., McCarthy, T. M., & Ale, S. B. (2010). Snow leopards: conflict and conservation. In D.W. Macdonald & A. J. Loveridge (Eds.), Biology and conservation of wild felids (pp. 417-430). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Jackson, P., & Nowell, K. (2008). Panthera pardus ssp. orientalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T15957A5333757. Retrieved from

Johnson, D. (2015). Cougars Undercover [Motion Picture]. United States of America: British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).

Jones, S. E., Manstead, A. S. R., & Livingstone, A. (2009). Birds of a feather bully together: Group processes and children’s responses to bullying. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 27, 853-873.

Jordan, J. Scott. (2013, September 3). The wild ways of Conscious will: what we do, how we do it, and why it has meaning. Frontiers in Psychology, 4.

Kahan, D. (2010). Fixing the communications failure. Nature, 463, 296-297.

Kertson, B. N., Spencer, R. D., & Grue, C. E. (2013). Demographic influences on cougar residential use and interactions with people in western Washington. Journal of Mammology, 94(2), 269-281.

Khan, M. M. H. (2009). Can domestic dogs save humans from tigers Panthera tigris? Oryx, 43(1), 44-47.

Knight, J. (2000a). Culling demons: The problem of bears in Japan. In J. Knight (Ed.), Natural enemies: People-wildlife conflicts in anthropological perspective (pp. 145-169). London, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Knight, J. (Ed.). (2000b). Natural enemies: People-wildlife conflicts in anthropological perspective. London, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

LaRue, M. A., Nielson, C. K., Dowling, M., Miller, K., Wilson, B., Shaw, H., & Anderson, Jr., C. R. (2012). Cougars are recolonizing the Midwest: Analysis of cougar confirmations during 1990-2008. The Journal of Wildlife Management, 76(7), 1364-1369.

Leopold, A. (1949). A Sand County Almanac: And Sketches Here and There. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Linnell, J. D. C., Rondeau, D., Reed, D. H., Williams, R., Altwegg, R., Raxworthy, C. J., … Pettorelli, N. (2010). Confronting the costs and conflicts associated with biodiversity. Animal Conservation, 13, 429-431.

Loiaconi, S. (2015). Experts: Trump’s border wall would be costly, ineffective. Retrieved from

Loveridge, A. J., Wang, S. W., Frank, L. G., & Seidensticker, J. (2010). People and wild felids: Conservation of cats and management of conflicts. In D.W. Macdonald & A. J. Loveridge (Eds.), Biology and conservation of wild felids (pp. 3-58). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Lute, M. (2014). Influence of morality, identity and risk perception on conservation of a recovered carnivore (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from Proquest. (3633017)

Lute, M. L., Bump, A., & Gore, M. L. (2014). Identity-driven differences in stakeholder concerns about hunting wolves. PLoS ONE, 9(12).

Macdonald, D. W., Boitani, L., Dinerstein, E., Fritz, H., & Wrangham, R. (2013). Conserving large mammals: Are they a special case? In D. W. Macdonald & K. J. Willis (Eds.), Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 (pp. 277-312). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Macdonald, D. W. & Loveridge, A. J. (2010). Biology and conservation of wild felids. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Macdonald, D. W., Loveridge, A. J., & Nowell, K. (2010). Dramatis personae: An introduction to the wild felids. In D.W. Macdonald & A. J. Loveridge (Eds.), Biology and conservation of wild felids (pp. 3-58). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Macdonald, J. (2015). The ecological impact of a border wall. JSTOR Daily. Retrieved from

Madden, F., & McQuinn, B. (2014). Conservation’s blind spot: The case for conflict transformation in wildlife conservation. Biological Conservation, 178, 97-106.

Mahler, R. (2009). The jaguar’s shadow: Searching for a mythic cat. New Haven & London: Yale University Press.

Maletzke, B. T., Wielgus, R., Koehler, G. M., Swanson, M., Cooley, H., & Alldredge, J. R. (2014). Effects of hunting on cougar spatial organization. Ecology and Evolution, 4(11), 2178-2185.

Marchini, S. (2010). Human dimensions of the conflicts between people and jaguars (Panthera onca) in Brazil (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from

Marchini, S. & Macdonald, D. W. (2012). Predicting ranchers’ intention to kill jaguars: Case studies in Amazonia and Pantanal. Biological Conservation, 147; 213-221.

Marciszak, A. (2014). Presence of Panthera gombaszoegensis (Kretzoi, 1938) in the late middle Pleistocene of Biśnik Cave, Poland, with an overview of Eurasian jaguar size variability. Quaternary International, 326-327, 105-113.

Marker, L., Dickman, A., & Schumann, M. (2005). Using livestock guarding dogs as a conflict resolution strategy on Namibian Farms. Carnivore Damage Prevention News, 28-32. Retrieved from

Marker, L., Dickman, A. J., Mills, M. G. L., & Macdonald, D. W. (2010). Cheetahs and ranchers in Namibia: A case study. In D. W. Macdonald & A. J. Loveridge (Eds.), Biology and Conservation of Wild Felids (pp. 353-372). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Marker, L. L., & Boast, L. K. (2015). Human-wildlife conflict 10 years later: Lessons learned and their application to cheetah conservation. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 20(4), 302-309.

Masicampo, E. J. and Baumeister, Roy F. (2013, July 26). Conscious thought does not guide moment-to-moment actions – it serves social and cultural functions. Frontiers in Psychology, 4.

Mastrangelo, M. E., Gavin, M. C., Laterra, P., Linklater, W. L., & Milfont, T. L. (2014). Psycho-social factors influencing forest conservation intentions on the agricultural frontier. Conservation Letters, 7(2), 103-110.

McConnell, A. R., & Leibold, J. M. (2001). Relations among the Implicit Association Test, discriminatory behavior, and explicit measures of racial attitudes. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 37, 435-442.

McGrath, M. (2016, October 21). Snow leopards: Numbers decline due to ‘retaliation.’ BBC News. Retrieved from

McLeod, S. (2008). Cognitive dissonance. Retrieved from

McManus, J. S., Dickman, A. J., Gaynor, D., Smuts, B. H., & Macdonald, D. W. (2014). Dead or alive? Comparing costs and benefits of lethal and non-lethal human-wildlife conflict mitigation on livestock farms. Oryx, 49(4), 687-695.

Metalli, A. (2015). MERCADO NEGRO DE FELINOS. Efectos colaterales de la “invasión china” en América Latina: en Bolivia corre el riesgo de extinguirse el jaguar. Tierras de America. Retrieved from

Miller, C. S., Hebblewhite, M., Petrunenko, Y. K., Seryodkin, I. V., DeCesare, N. J., Goodrich, J. M., & Miquelle, D. G. (2013). Estimating Amur tiger (Panthera tigris altaica) kill rates and potential consumption rates using global positioning system collars. Journal of Mammalogy, 94(4), 845-855.

Mondol, S., Bruford, M. W., & Ramakrishnan, U. (2013). Demographic loss, genetic structure and the conservation implications for Indian tigers. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 280(1762), 1-10.

Mondol, S., Karanth, K. U., & Ramakrishnan, U. (2009). Why the Indian Subcontinent holds the key to global tiger recovery. PLoS Genetics, 5(8): e1000585.

Myers, D. G. (2008). Social psychology (9th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.

National Geographic Live. (2015). [Video file]. Retrieved from

National Science Foundation (NSF). (2011, July 14). Loss of large predators caused widespread disruption of ecosystems. Retrieved from

Naughton-Treves, L., Grossberg, R., & Treves, A. (2003). Paying for tolerance: Rural citizens’ attitudes toward wolf depredation and compensation. Conservation Biology, 17(6), 1500-1511.

Nielsen, C., Thompson, D., Kelly, M. & Lopez-Gonzalez, C.A. (2015). Puma concolor. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T18868A97216466. Retrieved from

Northern Jaguar Project. (a). About the jaguar. Retrieved from

Northern Jaguar Project. (b). Species of concern. Retrieved from

Northern Jaguar Project. (c). Border Wall. Retrieved from

Ojala, K., & Nesdale, D. (2004). Bullying and social identity: The effects of group norms and distinctiveness threat on attitudes towards bullying. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 22, 19-35.

Owens, E. (2017, February 4). GOP lawmakers balk at Trump border wall. The Daily Caller. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2015a). Jaguar corridor initiative. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2015b). Lion. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2015c, October 26). New study suggests half of lion populations lost in key regions of Africa. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2015d). Tiger. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2016a). Cheetah. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2016b). Snow leopard. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2017a, February 1). Panthera statement on proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall and impact on wild cats and other wildlife. Retrieved from

Panthera. (2017b, March 1). Panthera statement on South Africa’s proposed quota for lion skeleton exports and its impact on wild lion populations. Retrieved from

Paterson, K. (2015). From Yucatan to Arizona, from Sonora to New Mexico: The return of the jaguar. Retrieved from

Pattie, J. O. (1905). Pattie’s personal narrative of a voyage to the Pacific and in Mexico, June 20, 1824 – August, 30, 1830. T. Flint (Ed.). Retrieved from

Pavlik, S. (2003). Rohonas and spotted lions: The historical and cultural occurrence of the jaguar, Panthera onca, among the native tribes of the American southwest. Wicazo Sa Review, 18(1), 157-175. Retrieved from

Peebles, K. A., Wielgus, R. B., Maletzke, B. T., & Swanson, M. E. (2014). Effects of remedial sport hunting on cougar complaints and livestock depredation. PLoS ONE, 8(11): e79713.

Peterson, M. N., Birckhead, J. L., Leong, K., Peterson, M. J., & Peterson, T. R. (2010). Rearticulating the myth of human-wildlife conflict. Conservation Letters, 3, 74-82.

Pimm, S. (2014). Livestock guarding dogs in southern Africa. National Geographic. Retrieved from

Porfirio, G., Sarmento, P., Leal, S., & Fonseca, C. (2016). How is the jaguar Panthera onca perceived by local communities along the Paraguai River in the Brazilian Pantanal? Oryx, 50(1), 163-168.

Potgieter, G. (2011). The Effectiveness of livestock guarding dogs for livestock production and conservation in Namibia (Unpublished masters thesis). Nelson Mandela University, South Africa. Retrieved from

Pullin, A. S., Sutherland, W., Gardner, T., Kapos, V., & Fa, J. E. (2013). Conservation priorities: Identifying need, taking action and evaluation success. In D. W. Macdonald and K. J. Willis (Eds.), Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 (3-22). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Rabinowitz, A. (2014). An indomitable beast: The remarkable journey of the jaguar. Washington, D.C., Covelo, & London, UK: Island Press.

Redpath, S. M., Young, J., Evely, A., Adams, W. M., Sutherland, W. J., Whitehouse, … Gutiérrez, R. J. (2013). Understanding and managing conservation conflicts. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 28(2), 100-109.

Redpath, S. M., Bhatia, S., & Young, J. (2014). Tilting at wildlife: Reconsidering human-wildlife conflict. Oryx, 49(2), 222-225.

Richards, P. (2000). Chimpanzees as political animals in Sierra Leone. In J. Knight (Ed.), Natural enemies: People-wildlife conflicts in anthropological perspective (pp. 124-144). London, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Rigg, R., Findo, S., Wechselberger, M., Gorman, M. L., Sillero-Zubiri, C., Macdonald, D. W. (2011). Mitigating carnivore-livestock conflict in Europe: Lessons from Slovakia. Oryx, 45(2), 272-280.

Robinson, M. (2005). Predatory bureaucracy: The extermination of wolves and the transformation of the west. Boulder, CO: University Press of Colorado.

Rodriguez, J. (2015). Social identity theory. Salem Press Encyclopedia of Health. Retrieved from

Rodríguez, A. & Calzada, J. (2015). Lynx pardinus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T12520A50655794.

Rust, N. A., Tzanopoulos, J., Humle, T., & MacMillan, D. C. (2016). Why has human-carnivore conflict not been resolved in Namibia? Society and Natural Resources, 29(9), 1079-1094.

Sage, R. B. (1857). Rocky Mountain life. Chicago, IL: Donohue, Henneberry, and Co.

Schiffman, R. (2015, July 9). How can we make people care about climate change? Yale Environment 360. Retrieved from

Schultz, P. W., Oskamp, S., & Mainieri, T. (1995). Who recycles and when? A review of personal and situational factors. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 15(2), 105-121.

Silvertown, J., Buesching, C. D., Jacobson, S. K., & Rebelo, T. (2013). Citizen science and nature conservation. In D. W. Macdonald and K. J. Willis (Eds.), Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 (127-142). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Slagle, K., Zajac, R., Bruskotter, J., Wilson, R., & Prange, S. (2013). Building tolerance for bears: A communications experiment. The Journal of Wildlife Management, 77(4), 863-869.

Smith, J. L. D. (1993). The role of dispersal in structuring the Chitwan tiger population. Behaviour, 124(3/4), 165-195. Retrieved from

Smither, J. (2001, November 30). A look at the history and lifestyle of the Mennonites in Belize. Knoji. Retrieved from

Soultan, A., Attum, O., Hamada, A., Hatab, E., Ahmed, S. E., Eisa, A., . . . Shohdi, W. (2016). Recent observation for leopard Panthera pardus in Egypt. Mammalia.

St. John, F. A. V., Keane, A. M., & Milner-Gulland, E. J. (2013). Effective conservation depends upon understanding human behavior. In D. W. Macdonald and K. J. Willis (Eds.), Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 (344-361). West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Svancara, C. M., Lien, A. M., Vanasco, W. T., López-Hoffman, L., Bonar, S. A., & Ruyle, G. B. (2015). Jaguar critical habitat designation causes concern for southwestern ranchers. Rangelands, 37(4), 144-151.

Tajfel, H. (1982). Social psychology of intergroup relations. Annual Review of Psychology, 33, 1-39.

Tajfel, H., & Turner, J. (1979). An integrative theory of intergroup conflict. In W.G. Austin & S.Worschel (Eds.), The Social Psychology of Intergroup Relations (pp. 33–47). Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole.

Teichman, K. J., Cristescu, B., Darimont, C. T. (2016). Hunting as a management tool? Cougar-human conflict is positively related to trophy hunting. BMC Ecology, 16(44).

The Guardian. (2013, January 25). Guyana pledges to protect jaguars. The GuardianRetrieved from

Thomas, S. (2015). Where do people fit in [Video file]. Retrieved from

Thøgersen, J., & Noblet, C. (2012). Does green consumerism increase the acceptance of wind power? Energy Policy, 51, 854-862.

Tseng, Z. J., Wang, X., Slater, G. J., Takeuchi, G. T., Li, Q., Liu, J., & Xie, G. (2013). Himalayan fossils of the oldest known pantherine establish ancient origin of big cats. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 281(1774).

Turner, J. C., Hogg, M. A., Oakes, P. J., Reicher, S. D., & Wetherell, M. S. (1987). Rediscovering the social group: A self-categorization theory. Oxford: Blackwell.

UNESCO. (2016). The Sundarbans. Retrieved from

United States Fish and Wildlife Service. (2012). Recovery outline for the jaguar Panthera onca. Retrieved from

Urbigkit, C., & Urbigkit, J. (2010). A review: The use of livestock protection dogs in association with large carnivores in the rocky mountains. Sheep & Goat Research Journal, 25, 1-8. Retrieved from

Valdez, R. Guzmán-Aranda, J.C., Abarca, F. J., Tarango-Arámbula, L. A., & Sánchez, F. C. (2006). Wildlife conservation and management in Mexico. Wildlife Society Bulletin, 34(2), 270-282.

Wallace, D. S., Paulson, R. M., Lord, C. G., & Bond Jr., C. F. (2005). Which behaviors do attitudes predict? Meta-analyzing the effects of social pressure and perceived difficulty. Review of General Psychology, 9(3), 214-227.

Walston, J., Robinson, J. G., Bennett, E. L., Breitenmoser, U., da Fonseca, G. A. B., Goodrich, J., … Wibisono, H. (2010). Bringing tigers back from the brink – the six percent solution. PLoS Biology, 8(9): e1000485.

Watson, J. E. M., Shanahan, D. F., Di Marco, M., Allan, J., Laurance, W. F., Sanderson, E. W., … Venter, O. (2016). Catastrophic declines in wilderness areas undermine global environment targets. Current Biology, 26, 1-6.

Whitworth, A., Downie, R., von May, R., Villacampa, J., & MacLeod, R. (2016). How much potential biodiversity and conservation value can a regenerating rainforest provide? A ‘best-case scenario’ approach from the Peruvian Amazon. Tropical Conservation Science, 9(1), 224-245. Retrieved from

Wicker, A. W. (1969). Attitudes versus actions: The relationship of verbal and overt behavioral responses to attitude objects. Journal of Social Issues, 25(4), 41-78.

Wikramanayake, E., Dinerstein, E., Seidensticker, J., Lumpkin, S., Pandav, B., Shrestha, M., … Than, U. (2011). A landscape-based conservation strategy to double the wild tiger population. Conservation Letters, 4, 219-227.

WildEarth Media. (2015). About. Retrieved from

Woodroffe, R., & Ginsberg, J. R. (1998). Edge effects and the extinction of populations inside protected areas. Science, 280, 2126-2128.

World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). (2010, Oct. 26). Amazing discoveries in the amazon: New species found every 3 days over last decade. Retrieved from

Worrall, S. (2014, August, 20). How the current mass extinction of animals threatens humans. National Geographic. Retrieved from

Young, J., Marzano, M., White, R. M., McCracken, D. I., Redpath, S. M., Carss, D. N., … Watt, A. D. (2010). The emergence of biodiversity conflicts from biodiversity impacts: Characteristics and management strategies. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 3973-3990.

Yumnam, B., Jhala, Y. V., Qureshi, Q., Maldonado, J. E., Gopal, R., Saini, S., … Fleischer, R. C. (2014). Prioritizing tiger conservation through landscape genetics and habitat linkages. PLoS ONE.

Zimmermann, A., Walpole, M. J., & Leader-Williams, N. (2005). Cattle ranchers’ attitudes to conflicts with jaguar Panthera onca in the Pantanal of Brazil. Oryx, 39(4), 406-412.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s