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How forests think : toward an anthropology beyond the human

Author: Eduardo Kohn
Publisher: Berkeley, London : University of California Press, [2015?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [5th printing]View all editions and formats
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Avoiding reductionistic solutions, and without losing sight of how our lives and those of others are caught up in the moral webs we humans spin, this book skillfully fashions new kinds of conceptual  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eduardo Kohn
ISBN: 9780520276116 0520276116
OCLC Number: 917881099
Description: XIII, 267 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction: Runa Puma 1 The Open Whole 2 The Living Thought 3 Soul Blindness 4 Trans-Species Pidgins 5 Form's Effortless Efficacy 6 The Living Future (and the Imponderable Weight of the Dead) Epilogue: Beyond Notes Bibliography Index
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