The open: man and animal

In 'The Open', contemporary Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben considers the ways in which the 'human' has been thought of as either a distinct and superior type of animal, or a kind of being that is essentially different from animal altogether

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Other Authors: Agamben, Giorgio 1942-
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Stanford, Calif Stanford University Press 2010
Series/Journal:Meridian, crossing aesthetics
Further subjects:B Philosophical anthropology
B Electronic books
B Human Beings Animal nature
Online Access: Volltext (Verlag)
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Summary:In 'The Open', contemporary Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben considers the ways in which the 'human' has been thought of as either a distinct and superior type of animal, or a kind of being that is essentially different from animal altogether
Item Description:"Originally published in Italian in 2002 under the title L'aperto : l'uomo e l'animale"--Title page verso. - Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-99) and index. - Description based on print version record
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-99) and index
Description based on print version record
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
ISBN:1417556900