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Anthropomorphism, Anecdotes, and Animals.

MITCHELL, Robert W., et al (editors).

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ISBN 10: 0791431266 / ISBN 13: 9780791431269
Editorial: State University of New York Press,, Albany:, 1997
Condición: Very Good Encuadernación de tapa blanda
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First paperback printing. Brief marginalia on one page, else very good in illustrated wraps. N° de ref. de la librería 60053

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Título: Anthropomorphism, Anecdotes, and Animals.

Editorial: State University of New York Press,, Albany:

Año de publicación: 1997

Encuadernación: Paperback

Condición del libro:Very Good

Edición: 1st Edition

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..".a thoughtful work which can provide valuable insights for the non-scientist." -- H-Net Reviews (H-Nilas)

"It is rare when opponents of anthropomorphism can be brought to offer explicit arguments for their stance yet, several have done so here. Just bringing the two sides together for a debate makes this anthology extremely valuable. Another tremendously valuable feature is the enormous breadth of the sub-topics covered, e.g., the articles that try to explain the nature and function of anthropomorphism, as opposed to the related topic of whether it is valid as a way of thinking about animals and explaining their behavior.

"The topic is very significant, both because of the controversy in fields that are devoted to explaining animal behavior and because of the wide-ranging ramifications going beyond animal mentality to the question of how we understand human behavior and mentality. Thus, I think it is also relevant to philosophy of mind which, until recently, treated as peripheral the question of animal mentality." -- John Andrew Fisher, University of Colorado, Boulder

"What I find compelling is that all of the essays have raised important challenges to the way we view ourselves and other species, and many of them have subsequently attempted to identify alternative approaches. This collection is intellectual in that the authors have attempted to explore their own belief systems, as well as challenged readers to do likewise." -- Jo Liska, University of Colorado, Denver

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