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Posthuman folklore

Author: Tok Freeland Thompson
Publisher: Jackson University Press of Mississippi [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Can a monkey own a selfie? Can a chimp use habeas corpus to sue for freedom? Can androids be citizens? Increasingly, such difficult questions have moved from the realm of science fiction into the realm of everyday life, and scholars and laypeople alike are struggling to find ways to grasp new notions of personhood. Posthuman Folklore is the first work of its kind: both an overview of posthumanism as it applies to  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
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Erscheint auch als:
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Erscheint auch als:
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Erscheint auch als:
Online-Ausgabe, PDF institutional
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tok Freeland Thompson
ISBN: 9781496825087 149682508X 9781496825094 1496825098
OCLC Number: 1193284991
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-188) and index.
Description: xvi, 196 Seiten
Responsibility: Tok Thompson.

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Offers an overview of posthumanism as it applies to folklore studies and an investigation of ""vernacular posthumanisms"" - the ways in which people are increasingly performing the posthuman.  Read more...

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