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The Resource Electric animal : toward a rhetoric of wildlife, Akira Mizuta Lippit

Electric animal : toward a rhetoric of wildlife, Akira Mizuta Lippit

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Electric animal : toward a rhetoric of wildlife
Title
Electric animal
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toward a rhetoric of wildlife
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Akira Mizuta Lippit
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Language
eng
Summary
Differentiation from animals helped to establish the notion of a human being, but the disappearance of animals now threatens that identity. This is the argument underlying Electric Animal, a probing exploration of the figure of the animal in modern culture. Akira Mizuta Lippit shows us the animal as a crucial figure in the definition of modernity--essential to developments in the natural sciences and technology, radical transformations in modern philosophy and literature, and the advent of psychoanalysis and the cinema. Moving beyond the dialectical framework that has traditionally bound animal
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QE2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Electric animal : toward a rhetoric of wildlife, Akira Mizuta Lippit
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Electric animal : toward a rhetoric of wildlife, Akira Mizuta Lippit
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttv0fh
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Remembering Animals; 1 Philosophy and the Animal World; 2 Afterthoughts on the Animal World: Heidegger to Nietzsche; 3 Evolutions: Natural Selection, Phenomenology, Psychoanalysis; 4 The Wildside: Theory and Animality; 5 The Literary Animal: Carroll, Kafka, Akutagawa; 6 Animetaphors: Photography, Cryptonymy, Film; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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1 online resource (vii, 286 pages)
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online
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9780816666218
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computer
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