vii, 382 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
9789004175808 paperback alkaline paper
Human-animal studies ; v. 8.
Formatted Contents Note
Approaching the agency of other animals : an introduction / Sarah E. McFarland and Ryan Hediger Animals as agents Whale agency : affordances and acts of resistance in captive environments / Traci Warkentin The racehorse as protagonist : agency, independence, and improvisation / Shelly R. Scott Consuming Timothy Treadwell : redefining nonhuman agency in light of Herzog's Grizzly man / David Lulka Dancing penguins and a pretentious raccoon : animated animals and 21st century environmentalism / Sarah E. McFarland Speaking through animals No human hand : the ourang-outang in Poe's "The murders in the Rue Morgue" / Stephanie Rowe Sled dogs of the American North : on masculinity, whiteness, and human freedom / Rebecca Onion The slave whisperer rides the frontier : horseface minstrelsy in the western / J.J. Clark Speaking for animals Representing the experimental animal : competing voices in victorian culture / Jed Mayer Forms of life : the search for the simian self in ape language experiments / Rebecca Bishop Animals, agency, and absence : a discourse analysis of institutional animal care and use committee meetings / Debra Durham and Debra Merskin Humanimals and other marginal species "To abandon the colonial animal" : "race," animals, and the feral child in Kipling's Mowgli stories / Dipika Nath At the top of the hierarchical ladder : were-animals in Annette Curtis Klause's Blood and chocolate and Patrice Kindl's Owl in love / Cat Yampell The microgeography of infestation in relationship spaces / Matthew Candelaria Crossing over : (dis)ability, contingent agency, and death in the marginal genre work of Temple Grandin and Jim Harrison / Ryan Hediger Envoi towards a philosophy of the polyp / Laurence Simmons.