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The Resource Animals and the human imagination : a companion to animal studies, edited by Aaron Gross and Anne Vallely

Animals and the human imagination : a companion to animal studies, edited by Aaron Gross and Anne Vallely

Label
Animals and the human imagination : a companion to animal studies
Title
Animals and the human imagination
Title remainder
a companion to animal studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aaron Gross and Anne Vallely
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This interdisciplinary and cross-cultural collection reflects the growth of animal studies as an independent field and the rise of 'animality' as a critical lens through which to analyze society and culture, on par with race and gender
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL85
LC item number
.A537 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gross, Aaron S
  • Vallely, Anne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals and civilization
  • Animals
  • Other (Philosophy)
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Animal welfare
  • Animal welfare
  • Animals and civilization
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Other (Philosophy)
  • Tiere
  • Literatur
  • Anthropologie
  • Beziehung
  • Mensch
  • Tiere
Label
Animals and the human imagination : a companion to animal studies, edited by Aaron Gross and Anne Vallely
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Animal others and animal studies / Aaron Gross -- Other animals: animals across cultures -- Hunting and gathering as ways of perceiving the environment / Tim Ingold -- On Yeti and being just : carving the borders of humanity in early modern China / Carla Nappi -- Pastoral power in the postcolony : on the biopolitics of the criminal animal in South India / Anand Pandian -- 2. Animal matters: human/animal and the contemporary West -- Discipline and distancing : confined pigs in the factory farm gulag / Joel Novek -- Boys gone wild : the animal and the abject / Cynthia Chris -- Animal heroes and transforming substances : canine characters in contemporary children's literature / Michelle Superle -- The making of a wilderness icon : green fire, charismatic species, and the changing status of wolves in the United States / Gavin Van Horn -- Thinking with surfaces : animals and contemporary art / Ron Broglio -- 3. Animal others: theorizing animal/human -- Being with animals : reconsidering Heidegger's animal ontology / Bret Buchanan -- Heidegger and the dog whisperer : imagining interspecies kindness / Ashley E. Pryor -- The lives of animals : Wittgenstein, Coetzee, and the extent of the sympathetic imagination / Undine Sellbach -- Animal, all too animal : Blood music and an ethic of vulnerability / Myra J. Hird -- Making animals vanish / Wendy Doniger
Control code
759923248
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 371 pages
Isbn
9780231527767
Lccn
2011041790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759923248
Label
Animals and the human imagination : a companion to animal studies, edited by Aaron Gross and Anne Vallely
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Animal others and animal studies / Aaron Gross -- Other animals: animals across cultures -- Hunting and gathering as ways of perceiving the environment / Tim Ingold -- On Yeti and being just : carving the borders of humanity in early modern China / Carla Nappi -- Pastoral power in the postcolony : on the biopolitics of the criminal animal in South India / Anand Pandian -- 2. Animal matters: human/animal and the contemporary West -- Discipline and distancing : confined pigs in the factory farm gulag / Joel Novek -- Boys gone wild : the animal and the abject / Cynthia Chris -- Animal heroes and transforming substances : canine characters in contemporary children's literature / Michelle Superle -- The making of a wilderness icon : green fire, charismatic species, and the changing status of wolves in the United States / Gavin Van Horn -- Thinking with surfaces : animals and contemporary art / Ron Broglio -- 3. Animal others: theorizing animal/human -- Being with animals : reconsidering Heidegger's animal ontology / Bret Buchanan -- Heidegger and the dog whisperer : imagining interspecies kindness / Ashley E. Pryor -- The lives of animals : Wittgenstein, Coetzee, and the extent of the sympathetic imagination / Undine Sellbach -- Animal, all too animal : Blood music and an ethic of vulnerability / Myra J. Hird -- Making animals vanish / Wendy Doniger
Control code
759923248
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 371 pages
Isbn
9780231527767
Lccn
2011041790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759923248

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