Coverart for item
The Resource Images Of Animals

Images Of Animals

Label
Images Of Animals
Title
Images Of Animals
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seeing a cat rubbing against a person, Charles Darwin described her as "in an affectionate frame of mind"; for Samuel Barnett, a behavioralist, the mental realm is beyond the grasp of scientists andbehavior must be described technically, as a physical action only. What difference does this difference make? In Eileen Crist's analysis of the language used to portray animal behavior, the difference "is that in the reader's mind the very image of the cat's 'body' is transfigured ... from an experiencing subject ... into a vacant object." Images of Animals examines the literature of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crist, Eileen
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal behavior
  • Animal intelligence
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Science
  • Zoology
  • NATURE
  • Animal behavior
  • Animal intelligence
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Science
  • Zoology
Label
Images Of Animals
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Significance of Language in Portraying Animals; 1. Darwin's Anthropomorphism; 2. Lifeworld and Subjectivity: Naturalists' Portraits of Animals; 3. The Ethological Constitution of Animals as Natural Objects; 4. Genes and Their Animals: The Language of Sociobiology; 5. Words as Icons: Comparative Images of Courtship; 6. Unraveling the Distinction Between Action and Behavior; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn780725474
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282644472
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pwcd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780725474
Label
Images Of Animals
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Significance of Language in Portraying Animals; 1. Darwin's Anthropomorphism; 2. Lifeworld and Subjectivity: Naturalists' Portraits of Animals; 3. The Ethological Constitution of Animals as Natural Objects; 4. Genes and Their Animals: The Language of Sociobiology; 5. Words as Icons: Comparative Images of Courtship; 6. Unraveling the Distinction Between Action and Behavior; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn780725474
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282644472
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt141pwcd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780725474

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...