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Author Tyler, Tom
Title Animal Encounters
Imprint Boston : BRILL, 2009
©2009
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (280 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Human-Animal Studies ; v.6
Human-Animal Studies
Note Intro -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- List of Contributors -- Introduction: The Case of the Camel (Tom Tyler) -- PART ONE POTENTIAL ENCOUNTERS -- Chapter One If Horses Had Hands (Tom Tyler) -- Chapter Two Magic is Afoot: Hoof Marks, Paw Prints and the Problem of Writing Wildly (Pamela Banting) -- PART TWO MEDIATE ENCOUNTERS -- Chapter Three Post-Meateating (Carol J. Adams) -- Chapter Four Americans Do Weird Things with Animals, or, Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road? (Randy Malamud) -- PART THREE EXPERIMENTAL ENCOUNTERS -- Chapter Five Affect, Friendship and the "As Yet Unknown": Rat Feeding Experiments in Early Vitamin Research (Robyn Smith) -- Chapter Six Becoming-with-Companions: Sharing and Response in Experimental Laboratories (Donna Haraway) -- PART FOUR CORPOREAL ENCOUNTERS -- Chapter Seven Invisible Parts: Animals and the Renaissance Anatomies of Human Exceptionalism (Laurie Shannon) -- Chapter Eight Invisible Histories: Primate Bodies and the Rise of Posthumanism in the Twentieth Century (Jonathan Burt) -- PART FIVE DOMESTIC ENCOUNTERS -- Chapter Nine Fellow-Feeling (Susan Squier) -- Chapter Ten "Tangible and Real and Vivid and Meaningful": Lucy Kimbell's Not-Knowing About Rats (Steve Baker) -- PART SIX LIBIDINAL ENCOUNTERS -- Chapter Eleven The Predicament of Zoopleasures: Human-Nonhuman Libidinal Relations (Monika Bakke) -- Chapter Twelve ComingTogether: Symbiogenesis and Metamorphosis in Paul di Filippo's A Mouthful of Tongues (Manuela Rossini) -- Index
Engagement with animals has encouraged both collaboration and conflict between researchers within the arts, humanities, and social sciences. This title comprises a series of meetings not only between diverse beasts, but also between distinct disciplinary methods, theoretical approaches, and ethical positions
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Tyler, Tom Animal Encounters Boston : BRILL,c2009 9789004168671
Subject Human-animal relationships.;Animals -- Psychological aspects.;Anthropomorphism
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Alt Author Rossini, Manuela S
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