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Cosmopolitan Animals

English · Hardback

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Informationen zum Autor Nadia Berenstein, University of Pennsylvania, UKSimon Glendinning, London School of Economics and Political Science, UKDavid Andrew Griffiths, University of Surrey, UKDonna Haraway, University of California, USMª Verónica De Haro De San Mateo, Universidad de Murcia, SpainAndrea Haslanger, University of Sussex, UKSamantha Hurn, University of Exeter, UKKaren Jones, University of Kent, UKDonna Landry, University of Kent, UKSun-chieh Liang, National Taiwan Normal University, TaiwanGarry Marvin, University of Roehampton, UKMonica Mattfeld, University of British Columbia, CanadaKaori Nagai, University of Kent, UKJulietta Singh, University of Richmond, USCharlotte Sleigh, University of Kent, UKAnuradha Ramanujan, National University of SingaporeCaroline Rooney, University of Kent, UKTerri Tomsky, University of Alberta, Canada Klappentext Cosmopolitan Animals asks what new possibilities and permutations of cosmopolitanism can emerge by taking seriously our sharing and 'becoming-with' animals. It calls for a fresh awareness that animals are important players in cosmopolitics, and that worldliness is far from being a human monopoly. Zusammenfassung Cosmopolitan Animals asks what new possibilities and permutations of cosmopolitanism can emerge by taking seriously our sharing and 'becoming-with' animals. It calls for a fresh awareness that animals are important players in cosmopolitics! and that worldliness is far from being a human monopoly. Inhaltsverzeichnis Introduction; Kaori Nagai PART I: COSMOPOLITICS Introduction; Donna Landry 1. A Time After Copernicus; Simon Glendinning 2. The Cynic As Cosmopolitan Animal; Andrea Haslanger 3. 'Only A Spectacle': Frogs, Cosmopolitics And The Ecological Crisis; Charlotte Sleigh 4. Animal Religion And Cosmonautical Allegories; Caroline Rooney PART II: HOSPITALITY Introduction; Charlotte Sleigh 5. Death-Traps In The Flyways: Electricity, Glass, And Bird Collisions In Urban North America, 1887-2014; Nadia Berenstein 6. The Bullfight In 21st Century Spain: Polemics Of Culture, Art And Ethics 7. Sun-Chieh Liang, Hospitable Animals; Mª Verónica De Haro De San Mateo And Garry Marvin 8. Gandhi's Animal Experiments; Julietta Singh PART III: COMPANIONSHIP Introduction; Karen Jones 9. Becoming Wormy, Becoming Worldly: Parasitic Nematodes As Companion Species; David Andrew Griffiths 10. Baboon Cosmopolitanism: More-Than-Human Moralities In A Multi-Species Community; Samantha Hurn 11. Hounds, Hunting And The Canine-Human Alliance; Karen Jones 12. Horse-Human Companionship: Creaturely Cosmopolitanism Across Eurasia; Donna Landry PART IV: THE POSTCOLONIAL Introduction; Kaori Nagai And Caroline Rooney 13. Iguanas And Enemy Combatants: Reconsidering Cosmopolitanism Through Guantanamo's Creaturely Lives; Terri Tomsky 14. Violent Encounters: 'Stray' Dogs In Indian Cities; Anuradha Ramanujan 15. The Beast In The Chinese Boxes: The Jungle Books As An Imperial Beast-Fable; Kaori Nagai ...

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Authors Kaori Jones Nagai
Assisted by Karen Jones (Editor), Donna Landry (Editor), Donna Landry et al (Editor), Monica Mattfeld (Editor), Kaori Nagai (Editor), Caroline Rooney (Editor), Charlotte Sleigh (Editor)
Publisher Palgrave UK
 
Languages English
Product format Hardback
Released 26.08.2015
 
EAN 9781137376275
ISBN 978-1-137-37627-5
No. of pages 274
Subjects Humanities, art, music > Linguistics and literary studies > General and comparative literary studies
Natural sciences, medicine, IT, technology > Natural sciences (general)
Social sciences, law, business > Political science > Political science and political education

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