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Philosophy, animality and the life sciences

Author: Wahida Khandker
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014] ©2014
Series: Crosscurrents (Edinburgh University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using animals for scientific research is a highly contentious issue that Continental philosophers engaging with 'the animal question' have been rightly accused of shying away from. In this book, the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wahida Khandker
ISBN: 9780748676774 0748676775
OCLC Number: 890006344
Description: viii, 159 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Forces of nature : evolution, divergence, decimation --
Pathological life and the limits of medical perception --
Violence, pathos and animal life in European philosophy and critical animal studies --
From animal-machines to cybernetic organisms ... --
Organicism and complexity : Whitehead and Kauffman --
Aped, mongrelised and scapegoated : adventures in biopolitics and transgenics in Harraway's animal worlds --
Epilogue : a vicious circle.
Series Title: Crosscurrents (Edinburgh University Press)
Responsibility: Wahida Khandker.
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