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The Resource Without offending humans : a critique of animal rights, Élisabeth de Fontenay ; translated by Will Bishop

Without offending humans : a critique of animal rights, Élisabeth de Fontenay ; translated by Will Bishop

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Without offending humans : a critique of animal rights
Title
Without offending humans
Title remainder
a critique of animal rights
Statement of responsibility
Élisabeth de Fontenay ; translated by Will Bishop
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This study pursues the investigation Fontenay began in her magnum opus, 'The Silence of the Beasts: Philosophy Confronts Animality' with a series of essays of somewhat more topical reach. Fontenay's perspective is resolutely informed by Continental Philosophy, which brings her to articulate a very strong critique of the pragmatist frame through which animal rights are often defended. Fontenay seeks to maintain the anthropological difference between man and animal that Singer and Cavalieri openly and brazenly, upon Fontenay's account, ignore
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Cataloging source
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fontenay, Elisabeth de
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Posthumanities
Series volume
24
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Animals and civilization
  • Animals (Philosophy)
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Animals (Philosophy)
  • Human-animal relationships
Label
Without offending humans : a critique of animal rights, Élisabeth de Fontenay ; translated by Will Bishop
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Publication
Copyright
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Their secret elect -- The improper -- Between possessions and persons -- Rhetorics of dehumanization -- They are sleeping and we are watching over them -- The pathetic pranks of bio-art -- The ordinariness of barbarity
Control code
ocn861793421
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 156 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816682942
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttnnhq9
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861793421
Label
Without offending humans : a critique of animal rights, Élisabeth de Fontenay ; translated by Will Bishop
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Their secret elect -- The improper -- Between possessions and persons -- Rhetorics of dehumanization -- They are sleeping and we are watching over them -- The pathetic pranks of bio-art -- The ordinariness of barbarity
Control code
ocn861793421
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 156 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816682942
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/cttnnhq9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861793421

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