If You Tame Me: Understanding Our Connection with Animals

If You Tame Me: Understanding Our Connection with Animals

by Leslie Irvine
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1592132405

ISBN-13: 9781592132409

Pub. Date: 03/20/2004

Publisher: Temple University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592132409
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
03/20/2004
Series:
Animals, Culture, and Society Ser.
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: To Know Them Is to Be Themvii
Acknowledgmentsxiii
Introduction: The Fox's Wisdom1
1How and Why12
2Them and Us33
3From Pets to Companion Animals57
4Looking at Animals/Glimpses of Selves78
5The Adopters: Making a Match89
6Rethinking the Self: Mead's Myopia116
7Self versus Other: The Core Self126
8Self with Other: Intersubjectivity147
Conclusion: Putting Theory into Practice172
AppendixMethods185
Notes191
References203
Index219
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