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The autonomous animal : self-governance and the modern subject

Author: Claire Elaine Rasmussen
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2011.
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Autonomy is a vital concept in much of modern theory, defining the Subject as capable of self-governance. Democratic theory relies on the concept of autonomy to provide justification for participatory government and the normative goal of democratic governance, which is to protect the ability of the individual to self-govern. Offering the first examination of the concept of autonomy from a postfoundationalist  Read more...
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Rasmussen, Claire Elaine.
Autonomous animal.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2010048758
(OCoLC)692084756
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Elaine Rasmussen
ISBN: 9780816678471 0816678472
OCLC Number: 750236209
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 210 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Claire E. Rasmussen.

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"This book is a provocative, compelling, and wide-ranging analysis of the self-contained subject. Rasmussen both historicizes and critiques the concept of the sovereign self." --Kennan Ferguson, Read more...

 
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