Considering animals : contemporary studies in human-animal relations /

Taking their cue from the specific "animal moments" that punctuate our relationships with nonhuman animals, experts from the biological sciences, humanities, and social sciences engage with issues and debates central to human-animal studies. Considering Animals brings together contemporary...

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Imprint:Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2011.
Description:1 online resource (xvi, 236 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Subject:Human-animal relationships.
Human-animal relationships -- Philosophy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Human Geography.
Human-animal relationships.
Human-animal relationships -- Philosophy.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11257812
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Other authors / contributors:Freeman, Carol.
Leane, Elizabeth.
Watt, Yvette.
ISBN:9780754698630
0754698637
9781409400134
1409400131
1315259591
9781315259598
1283115271
9781283115278
9786613115270
6613115274
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:Taking their cue from the specific "animal moments" that punctuate our relationships with nonhuman animals, experts from the biological sciences, humanities, and social sciences engage with issues and debates central to human-animal studies. Considering Animals brings together contemporary international case studies from across the globe that examine our interactions with animals. Given current discussions about the status of animals and the widespread extinction of species, this is an important and timely collection.
Other form:Print version: Considering animals. Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., ©2011 9781409400134