Strangers to Nature brings together many of the leading scholars who are working to redefine and expand the discourse on animal ethics. This volume will engage both scholars and lay-people by revealing the breadth of theorizing about the human/non-human animal relationship that is currently taking place.... with less political but more intellectual influence: the professional historians and anthropologists of the human-animal nexus. One palpable anomaly lies at the very heart of animal rights discourse; it is one which highlights the all-too- abstract nature of much of that discourse. ... complex speech, a refined moral sense and manual dexterity as the categories which elevate humans above other animals foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Strangers to Nature|
|Author||:||Gregory R. Smulewicz-Zucker|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 2012|