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Published: 14 November 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381952-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8195-2
Published: 04 November 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381891-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8189-1
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397595-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9759-5
... dialogue with recent work on historical and contemporary debates over animal rights, changing moral attitudes toward human dominion over nature and the animal world, the relations of animality to humanity and divinity, and competing local forms of ecological knowledge. This work challenges the modern...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387657-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8765-7
... amaze- ment when we speak of the rights of the lower orders. Here, as yonder, he is kindly, blatant, good-humoured, aggressive, selfish, and funda- mentally savage What Gandhi may have made of these ideas is beyond the scope of the present discussion. The animal welfare groups that he met did...
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397595-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9759-5
... Animales y Plantas (Cuban Society for the Protection of Animals and Plants) in the 1880s. Influenced by the proliferation of other international animal-protection societies, the Sociedad Cubana Protectora de Animales y Plantas aimed, among other things, to improve the treatment of animals. In doing so...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385592-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8559-2
... number of people and upsetting everything to the right and left until it was felled by a gunshot (Pierquin, vol. ii, p. 505). Frequently, this kind of frenzy is caused by the animal’s going into heat. Cornevin tells of a usually gentle mare which became unmanageable during the rutting period and...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390268-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9026-8
...Chapter 2 Why the (Lesbian) Child Requires an Interval of Animal The Family Dog as a Time Machine Children are flooded with animal figures. In the stream of When I was a stories expressly told to them, in the toys and movies directly young child I aimed at...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391012-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9101-2
... most carefully.≥ That Kant found reins at work here was not altogether accidental. Modern political thought in the West has often relied on such animal analogies, examples, and metaphors as a means of articulating the rightful government of human beings, from Mandeville’s Fable of the Bees to...
Published: 01 January 1970
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382867-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8286-7
... XI ANIMALS, ANIMAL HUSBANDRY ANIMALS 7094 It is bad luck to let any animal die in your hands. R. T. Dunstan, Greensboro. Kentucky: Thomas, No. 3264 - Alabama: Browne, No. 4288 (bad luck for anything...
Published: 22 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394433-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9443-3
... ten Art and the Animal The artist: the first person to set out a boundary stone, or to make a mark. Property, collective or individual, is derived from that, even when it is in the service of war and oppression. Property is fundamentally artistic because art is fundamentally poster...
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384182-083
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8418-2
...Amerindian Rights State Law of Indigenous Rights Until they were virtually annihilated by the national army in 1879, Argentina’s Amer- indian populations were always seen by the state as a stubborn obstacle to modern- ization. The arrival of millions of European immigrants and the...
... RICHARD ASHBY WILSON Final Comments Making Rights Meaningful for Mayas Reflections on Culture, Rights, and Power his volume makes a valuable contribution to the debate on human rights T in the Maya region, especially in its inclusion of a variety of perspec...
Published: 27 August 2010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9296-5
... PART II Human Rights and the Uses of Culture in Indigenous Rights Advocacy Culture as Heritage 5 [We are determined] to restore the use for the highest of occasions of the totemic symbols and values that represent...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394648-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9464-8
... citizenship. We might call this the paradox of race in the twentieth century, one that Du Bois argues emerges when black subjects gain political subjectivity within US political modernity. Though Du Bois’s narrative resolution to this paradox is to advance an appeal for universal manhood rights, producing...
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374909-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7490-9
... theory to track these systems. Furthermore, the conclusion suggests that identifying the richness and complexity of affective experience outside of language necessitates a reconsideration of our relationships with animals. This is especially true of the violent factory farm emerging out of late...
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By Mel Y. Chen
Published: 02 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395447-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9544-7
... animate beings both within and beyond the human border. Who and what are considered to possess “language,” and the qualities afforded to it within that location, are factors that influence how identification, kinship, codes of morality, and rights are articu- lated, and how affection and rights...
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9604-8
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9604-8
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9604-8
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396048-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9604-8
... humans who benefit from these practices (assuming for the moment that the world is big enough for all of us). Many would welcome this im• plication: nonhuman animal welfare groups typically push for just such reforms (advocates of moral rights for nonhuman animals, by contrast...