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Unhuman culture

Author: Daniel Cottom
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2006.
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Through a wide-ranging study of literature, art, and philosophy, Daniel Cottom explains why ours is an unhuman culture and how this culture still gives us reason for hope.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cottom, Daniel.
Unhuman culture.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2006046172
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Cottom
ISBN: 9780812201697 0812201698
OCLC Number: 859161073
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 195 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Preface --
Introduction: To Love to Hate --
Chapter One. Crowning Presumption --
Chapter Two. I Think; Therefore, I Am Heathcliff --
Chapter Three. Immemorial --
Chapter Four. The Injustice of Velázquez --
Chapter Five. The Illusion of a Future --
Chapter Six. The Akedah on Blanket Hill --
Chapter Seven. What Is It Like to Be an Artwork? --
Conclusion: The Necessity of Misanthropy --
Notes --
Index --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Daniel Cottom.
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