Animal Capital: Rendering Life in Biopolitical Times

Animal Capital: Rendering Life in Biopolitical Times

by Nicole Shukin
     
 

The juxtaposition of biopolitical critique and animal studies two subjects seldom theorized together signals the double edged intervention of Animal Captial, Nicole Shukin pursues a resolutely materialist engagement with the "question of th animal," challenging the philosophical idealism that has dogged the question by traing how the politics of captial and of animal… See more details below

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The juxtaposition of biopolitical critique and animal studies two subjects seldom theorized together signals the double edged intervention of Animal Captial, Nicole Shukin pursues a resolutely materialist engagement with the "question of th animal," challenging the philosophical idealism that has dogged the question by traing how the politics of captial and of animal life maping on one another in market cultures of the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.<$$$>text not clear

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816653423
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
04/01/2009
Series:
Posthumanities Series
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

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