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A foray into the worlds of animals and humans : with a theory of meaning

Author: Jakob von Uexküll; Joseph D O'Neill; Dorion Sagan; Geoffrey Winthrop Young
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, cop. 2010.
Series: Posthumanities., 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The influential work of speculative biology-and a key document in posthumanist studies-now available in a new, accurate English translation.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jakob von Uexküll; Joseph D O'Neill; Dorion Sagan; Geoffrey Winthrop Young
ISBN: 9780816659005 0816659001
OCLC Number: 800782000
Notes: Trad. de : "Streifzüge durch die Umwelten von Tieren und Meschen."
Description: 1 vol. (272 p.- 4 f. de pl.) : ill. en noir et en coul., couv. ill. en coul. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Dorian Sagan --
Foreword --
Introduction --
Environment Spaces --
The Farthest Plane --
Perception Time --
Simple Environments --
Form and Movement as Perception Marks --
Goal and Plan --
Perception Image and Effect Image --
The Familiar Path --
Home and Territory --
The Companion --
Search Image and Search Tone --
Magical Environments --
The Same Subject as Object in Different Environments --
Conclusion --
Carriers of Meaning --
Environment and Dwelling-shell --
Utilization of Meaning --
The Interpretation of the Spider's Web --
Form Development Rule and Meaning Rule --
The Meaning Rule as the Bridging of Two Elementary Rules --
The Composition Theory of Nature --
The Sufferance of Meaning --
The Technique of Nature --
Counterpoint as a Motif/Motive of Form Development --
Progress --
Summary and Conclusion --
Geoffrey Winthrop-Young.
Series Title: Posthumanities., 12.
Responsibility: Jakob von Uexküll ; translated by Joseph D. O'Neill ; introduction by Dorion Sagan ; afterword by Geoffrey Winthrop-Young.

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