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Brutal : manhood and the exploitation of animals

Brutal : manhood and the exploitation of animals

Author: Brian Luke
Publisher: Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The first integrated theory of manhood's relationship to hunting, animal experimentation, and animal sacrifice


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Luke
ISBN: 0252031768 9780252031762 0252074246 9780252074240
OCLC Number: 255611025
Notes: Introduction: Gender and the exploitation of animals -- Justifying men's exploitation of animals -- The species boundary -- Men's predation and the natural order -- Understanding men's exploitation of animals -- The erotics of men's predation -- Sacrifice : a model of paternal exploitation -- Vivisection as a sacrificial ritual -- Opposing men's exploitation of animals -- The ethics of animal liberation -- The politics of animal liberation.
Description: x, 280 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Brian Luke.
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"Fascinating. . . . Luke makes a compelling case that constructions of manhood are deeply connected with the exploitation of animals."--Left History

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