Animal Geographies: Place, Politics and Identity in the Nature-Culture Borderlands

Animal Geographies: Place, Politics and Identity in the Nature-Culture Borderlands

by Jennifer Wolch, Jody Emel


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781859841372
Publisher: Verso Books
Publication date: 09/28/1998
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures

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Preface--Jennifer Wolch, Jody Emel
1. Witnessing the Animal Moment--Jody Emel, Jennifer Wolch

PART I. Animal Subjects/Human Identities
2. Animals, Science, and Spectacle in the City--Kay Anderson
3. Animals, Geography, and the City: Notes on Inclusions and Exclusions--Chris Philo
4. Le Pratique Sauvage: Race, Place, and the Human-Animal Divide--Glen Elder, Jennifer Wolch, Jody Emel
5. Are You Man Enough, Big and Bad Enough? Wolf Eradication in the US--Jody Emel

PART II. Negotiating the Human-Animal Borderlands
6. Zoopolis--Jennifer Wolch
7. The Cougar's Tale--Andrea Gullo, Unna Lassiter, Jennifer Wolch
8. Golden Eagles and the Environmental Politics of Care--Suzanne M. Michel

PART III. The Political Economy Of Animal Bodies
9. The Spotted Owl and the Contested Moral Landscape of the Pacific Northwest--James D. Proctor
10. Shrines and Butchers: Animals as Deities, Capital, and Meat in Contemporary North India--Paul Robbins
11. Building a Better Pig: Fat Profits in Lean Meat--Frances M. Ufkes

PART IV. Animals and The Moral Landscape
12. The "Right of Thirst" for Animals in Islamic Law: A Comparative Approach--James L. Wescoat, Jr
13. Animals, Ethics, and Geography--William S. Lynn

Notes On Contributors

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