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The Resource Zoologies : on animals and the human spirit, Alison Hawthorne Deming

Zoologies : on animals and the human spirit, Alison Hawthorne Deming

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Zoologies : on animals and the human spirit
Title
Zoologies
Title remainder
on animals and the human spirit
Statement of responsibility
Alison Hawthorne Deming
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Language
eng
Summary
"Humans were surrounded by other animals from the beginning of time: they were food, clothes, adversaries, companions, jokes, and gods. And yet, our companions in evolution are leaving the world - both as physical beings and spiritual symbols - and not returning. In this collection of linked essays, Alison Hawthorne Deming asks, and seeks to answer: what does the disappearance of animals mean for human imagination and existence? Moving from mammoth hunts to dying house cats, she explores profound questions about what it means to be animal. What is inherent in animals that leads us to destroy, and what that leads us toward peace? As human animals, how does art both define us as a species and how does it emerge primarily from our relationship with other species? The reader emerges with a transformed sense of how the living world around us has defined and continues to define us in a powerful way"--
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1946-
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Deming, Alison Hawthorne
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Nature
  • NATURE / Essays
  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Nature
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Zoologies : on animals and the human spirit, Alison Hawthorne Deming
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Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Control code
876900728
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781571313485
Lccn
2014004104
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)876900728
Label
Zoologies : on animals and the human spirit, Alison Hawthorne Deming
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
876900728
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781571313485
Lccn
2014004104
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)876900728

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