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The Resource Animal theory : a critical introduction, Derek Ryan, (electronic resource)

Animal theory : a critical introduction, Derek Ryan, (electronic resource)

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Animal theory : a critical introduction
Title
Animal theory
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a critical introduction
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Derek Ryan
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Language
eng
Summary
An account of the challenges and potential in thinking about and with animals. Provides a discussion of theoretical approaches to animals in modern and contemporary philosophy. Offers a guide to concepts in animal theory. Intervenes in current debates by engaging with theoretical issues and suggesting new ways to consider human-animal relations
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index present
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non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Animal theory : a critical introduction, Derek Ryan, (electronic resource)
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Animal theory : a critical introduction, Derek Ryan, (electronic resource)
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.3366/j.ctt1g0b6tc
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction. Thinking outside the cage. A history of anthropocentrism? Antiquity and enlightenment. Animal studies and animal theory. Chapter review. Key texts and further reading -- 1. Animals as humans. Psychoanalytic animals. Anthropomorphism : pitfalls and potential. Writing 'as if' anthropomorphism : 'Lizzie's tiger'. Key texts and further reading -- 2. Animal ontology. Humans as animals. Becoming animal. Posthuman animals. Uncomfortable analogies : the lives of animals. Key texts and further reading -- 3. Animal life. Everyday animals. Phenomenological worlds. Why not an olfactory art? Timbuktu. Key texts and further reading -- 4. Animal ethics. Animal uses and abuses. Beyond animal rights. Eating animals. Meat Stories : eating animials. Key texts and further reading -- Index
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online
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Owing to Legal Deposit regulations this resource may only be accessed from within National Library of Scotland. For more information contact enquiries@nls.uk.
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9780748682218
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rdamedia
Media type code
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