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Animals : a history

Author: Peter Adamson; G Fay Edwards
Publisher: New York, NY Oxford University Press 2018.
Series: Oxford philosophical concepts
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is commonly assumed that serious philosophical reflection on animals goes back only a few hundred years, to the Utilitarians or to the rise of Darwinism. This volume shows that, to the contrary, animals have been a subject of controversy and reflection in all periods of the history of philosophy.
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Genre/Form: Online-Ressource
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Adamson; G Fay Edwards
ISBN: 9780199375998 0199375992
OCLC Number: 1048604354
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2018.
Description: 1 Online-Ressource : Illustrationen.
Series Title: Oxford philosophical concepts
Responsibility: Peter Adamson and G. Fay Edwards.

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This volume traces the history of animals in philosophy, from antiquity down to contemporary times. Negative attitudes towards animals, as found in Aristotle and Descartes, turn out to be more  Read more...

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