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

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Each year billions of animals are poisoned, dissected, displaced, killed for consumption, or held in captivity—usually for the benefit of humans. The animal world has never been under greater peril and this broad-ranging collection contributes to a much-needed, fundamental rethinking about our relation with it.

Animal Geographies explores the diverse ways in which animals s
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Paperback, 332 pages
Published September 17th 1998 by Verso (first published September 1st 1998)
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Do not let the fact that it seemingly took me 7 years to read this book dissuade you. This is a collection of essays, which I read one at a time, savoring and heavily outlining each, as the spirit moved me. I read a few of the essays more than once, just to make sure I got everything I could from each.

I STRONGLY recommend this collection as an antidote to the tendency, among animal advocates, to neglect the complexities of place.

I offer sincere thanks to the editors and contributors of this vol
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