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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Animal Science and Veterinary D-index 28 Citations 4,262 58 World Ranking 629 National Ranking 61

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Internal medicine
  • Ecology
  • Surgery

Animal Welfare, Social psychology, Feeling, Developmental psychology and Animal science are his primary areas of study. The study incorporates disciplines such as Pet therapy, Sentience, Positive economics and Human animal bond in addition to Animal Welfare. His research in Social psychology intersects with topics in Argument, Perception and Animal welfare.

The concepts of his Animal welfare study are interwoven with issues in Need for cognition and Cognition. His Developmental psychology study combines topics in areas such as Boredom and Scientific evidence. His Animal science research incorporates themes from Veterinary medicine and Meal, Food science.

His most cited work include:

  • Can fish suffer?: perspectives on sentience, pain, fear and stress (263 citations)
  • Understanding animal welfare. (211 citations)
  • Thwarting of feeding behaviour in the domestic fowl. (203 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Animal science, Animal welfare, Animal-assisted therapy, Pet therapy and Veterinary medicine. His study on Animal science also encompasses disciplines like

  • Fowl which connect with Sexual maturity,
  • Ecology which is related to area like Zoology. He combines subjects such as Biotechnology, Social psychology, Affect and Preference with his study of Animal welfare.

His work on Frustration and Feeling is typically connected to Pleasure and Displacement as part of general Social psychology study, connecting several disciplines of science. His research ties HUBzero and Animal-assisted therapy together. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Developmental psychology, Ethology, Animal Welfare and Human animal bond.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Animal science (33.75%)
  • Animal welfare (25.00%)
  • Animal-assisted therapy (22.50%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2021)?

  • Animal science (33.75%)
  • Animal welfare (25.00%)
  • CATS (5.00%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Ian J.H. Duncan mostly deals with Animal science, Animal welfare, CATS, Veterinary medicine and Feather pecking. His Animal science research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Ecology, Nutrient, Nest and Flock. His study in the field of Animal-assisted therapy is also linked to topics like Animal behavior and Animal health.

His work investigates the relationship between Animal-assisted therapy and topics such as Clinical psychology that intersect with problems in Pet therapy and HUBzero. His Veterinary medicine research incorporates elements of Reproduction, Fowl and Animal Welfare. As a part of the same scientific family, he mostly works in the field of Feather pecking, focusing on Foraging and, on occasion, Fodder.

Between 2008 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Impact of riding in a coercively obtained Rollkur posture on welfare and fear of performance horses (92 citations)
  • General Principles for the welfare of animals in production systems: The underlying science and its application (78 citations)
  • Using time to insensibility and estimated time of death to evaluate a nonpenetrating captive bolt, cervical dislocation, and blunt trauma for on-farm killing of turkeys (43 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Ecology
  • Surgery

His primary scientific interests are in Animal welfare, Genetic selection, Animal science, HUBzero and Pet therapy. His Animal welfare study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Control, Livestock, Biotechnology and Public economics. His Genetic selection study spans across into subjects like Habituation, Audiology, Genetic correlation, Show jumping and Veterinary medicine.

His studies deal with areas such as Feather pecking, Forage, Foraging and Fodder as well as Animal science. His studies in HUBzero integrate themes in fields like Physical therapy and Animal-assisted therapy. His study connects Social psychology and Pet therapy.

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Best Publications

Understanding animal welfare.

L. J. Keeling;J. Rushen;I. J. H. Duncan.
Animal Welfare (1997)

502 Citations

Can fish suffer?: perspectives on sentience, pain, fear and stress

K.P Chandroo;I.J.H Duncan;R.D Moccia.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science (2004)

449 Citations

‘Pleasures’, ‘Pains’ and Animal Welfare: Toward a Natural History of Affect

D. Fraser;I. J.H. Duncan.
Animal Welfare (1998)

307 Citations

Thwarting of feeding behaviour in the domestic fowl.

I.J.H. Duncan;D.G.M. Wood-Gush.
Animal Behaviour (1972)

307 Citations

Animal welfare defined in terms of feelings

I.J.H. Duncan.
Welfare of Domestic Animals: Concepts, Theories, and Methods of Measurement, Tune (Denmark), 24-26 Jan 1994 (1996)

263 Citations

Frustration and aggression in the domestic fowl

I.J.H. Duncan;D.G.M. Wood-Gush.
Animal Behaviour (1971)

235 Citations

The effects of weaning at 7, 14 and 28 days on piglet behaviour

E.K Worobec;I.J.H Duncan;T.M Widowski.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science (1999)

213 Citations

The changing concept of animal sentience

Ian J.H. Duncan.
Applied Animal Behaviour Science (2006)

211 Citations

THE IMPLICATIONS OF COGNITIVE PROCESSES FOR ANIMAL WELFARE

I. J.H. Duncan;J. C. Petherick.
Journal of Animal Science (1991)

208 Citations

Science-based assessment of animal welfare: farm animals.

I. J. H. Duncan.
Revue Scientifique Et Technique De L Office International Des Epizooties (2005)

202 Citations

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