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The Resource Species matters : humane advocacy and cultural theory, edited by Marianne DeKoven and Michael Lundblad

Species matters : humane advocacy and cultural theory, edited by Marianne DeKoven and Michael Lundblad

Label
Species matters : humane advocacy and cultural theory
Title
Species matters
Title remainder
humane advocacy and cultural theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marianne DeKoven and Michael Lundblad
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The question of the animal has preoccupied an increasing number of humanities, science, and social science scholars in recent years, and important work continues to expand the burgeoning field of animal studies. However, a key question still needs to be explored: Why has the academy struggled to link advocacy for animals to advocacy for various human groups? Within cultural studies, in which advocacy can take the form of a theoretical intervention, scholars have resisted arguments that add ""species"" to race, class, gender, sexuality, disability, and other human-identity categories as a
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeKoven, Marianne
  • Lundblad, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Speciesism
  • Animal rights
  • Human rights
  • Human beings
  • Compassion
  • NATURE
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Animal rights
  • Compassion
  • Human beings
  • Human rights
  • Speciesism
Label
Species matters : humane advocacy and cultural theory, edited by Marianne DeKoven and Michael Lundblad
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Animality and Advocacy; 1. Species Matters, Humane Advocacy: In the Promising Grip of Earthly Oxymorons; 2. Humane Advocacy and the Humanities: The Very Idea; 3. Consequences of Humanism, or, Advocating What?; 4. Archaeology of a Humane Society: Animality, Savagery, Blackness; 5. What Came Before The Sexual Politics of Meat: The Activist Roots of a Critical Theory; 6. Compassion: Human and Animal; 7. Down with Dualism! Two Millennia of Debate About Human Goodness; Addendum to Down with Dualism! Two Millennia of Debate About Human Goodness (2010)
  • 8. Avoid Being Abstract When Making Policies on the Welfare of AnimalsContributors; Index
Control code
ocn772592985
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526838
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/deko15282
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgtng0
  • 4804ab41-0e9b-48e8-b427-ded96a7b2aef
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772592985
Label
Species matters : humane advocacy and cultural theory, edited by Marianne DeKoven and Michael Lundblad
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Animality and Advocacy; 1. Species Matters, Humane Advocacy: In the Promising Grip of Earthly Oxymorons; 2. Humane Advocacy and the Humanities: The Very Idea; 3. Consequences of Humanism, or, Advocating What?; 4. Archaeology of a Humane Society: Animality, Savagery, Blackness; 5. What Came Before The Sexual Politics of Meat: The Activist Roots of a Critical Theory; 6. Compassion: Human and Animal; 7. Down with Dualism! Two Millennia of Debate About Human Goodness; Addendum to Down with Dualism! Two Millennia of Debate About Human Goodness (2010)
  • 8. Avoid Being Abstract When Making Policies on the Welfare of AnimalsContributors; Index
Control code
ocn772592985
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 230 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231526838
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/deko15282
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgtng0
  • 4804ab41-0e9b-48e8-b427-ded96a7b2aef
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772592985

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