Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cary Wolfe

Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cary Wolfe year 2003
  • Book name: Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal
  • Author: Cary Wolfe
  • Release date: 2003/8/30
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780816641062
  • Rating: 9.52 of 10
  • Votes: 109
  • Review by: Howard Henderson
  • Review rating: 8.18 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/28
  • Total pages: 232
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Those nonhuman beings called 'animals' pose philosophical and ethical questions that go to the root not just of what we think but of who we are. Their presence asks: what happens when 'the other' can no longer safely be assumed to be human? This collection offers a set of incitements and coordinates for exploring how these issues have been represented in contemporary culture and theory, from Jurassic Park and the 'horse whisperer' Monty Roberts, to the work of artists such as Joseph Beuys and William Wegman; from foundational texts on the animal in the works of Heidegger and Freud, to the postmodern rethinking of ethics and animals in figures such as Singer, Deleuze, Lyotard, and Levinas; from the New York Times investigation of a North Carolina slaughterhouse, to the first appearance in any language of Jacques Derrida's recent detailed critique of Lacan's rendering of the human/animal divide.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H2M56S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Animals & Society, Literary Studies: General, Philosophy, Zoology & Animal Sciences
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 22.08 USD
  • Dimensions: 150x226x12.19mm
  • Weight: 303.91g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Minnesota, United States
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