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The Companion Species Manifesto by Donna J. Haraway
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really liked it
bookshelves: non-fiction, philosophy, animals

Suggests 'companion species' as an alternative to the cyborg for thinking about how we humans coevolve with technology, and talks at length about dogs to illustrate the complexities of such an approach. I like dogs so I enjoyed this, but Haraway could have done more to help readers connect her dog stories to larger issues. In the other hand that might be too much to ask from a 100 page manifesto.
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Reading Progress

September 14, 2016 – Shelved
September 14, 2016 – Shelved as: to-read
September 14, 2016 – Shelved as: non-fiction
September 18, 2016 – Shelved as: philosophy
September 18, 2016 – Shelved as: animals
May 9, 2017 – Shelved as: owned
May 29, 2017 – Started Reading
May 29, 2017 –
page 5
4.46%
June 23, 2017 –
page 58
51.79%
July 9, 2017 – Finished Reading

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