The Enlightenment's Animals: Changing Conceptions of Animals in the Long Eighteenth Century

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  • Hardcover
  • 256 pages
  • The Enlightenment's Animals: Changing Conceptions of Animals in the Long Eighteenth Century
  • Nathaniel Wolloch
  • 10 October 2018
  • 9462987629

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  1. Baswiegerinck says:

    Informative read on the thoughts of among others Rousseau, Hume and Adam Smith about the human animal relationship Interesting thesis about the dialectical relation between the ascent of modern economic utilization of nature and the Romantic appreciation of nature.