Straw Dogs

Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals


Publisher: Granta Books


Language: English | Number of Pages: 246 | Format: Hardcover

Isbn-10: 1862075123 | Isbn-13: 9781862075122 | Publish date: 

Also available as: Paperback

Category: Philosophy

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Book Description
From Plato to Christianity, from the Enlightenment to Nietzsche, the Western tradition has been based on the belief that humans are radically different from other animals. Straw Dogs is an exhilarating, sometimes disturbing book that explores how the world and human life look once humanism has been finally abandoned. Taking inspiration from art, poetry, the frontiers of science, and philosophy itself, John Gray argues that the belief in human difference is an illusion and offers instead a posthumanist view of the world. [예스24 제공]
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