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The lives of animals

Coetzee, J. M. 1940- (Author). Garber, Marjorie B. (Added Author). Singer, Peter, 1946- (Added Author). Doniger, Wendy. (Added Author). Smuts, Barbara B. (Added Author). Gutmann, Amy. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780691173900 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: print
    127 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: 2016

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General Note: First edition, 1999.
"Fiction/Philosophy"--Back cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Lives of Animals / J. M. Coetzee -- The Philosophers and the Animals -- The Poets and the Animals -- Reflections -- Marjorie Garber -- Peter Singer -- Wendy Doniger -- Barbara Smuts.
Summary, etc.: Coetzee uses fiction to present a powerfully moving discussion of animal rights in all their complexity. He draws us into the life of his protagonists, novelist Elizabeth Costello, who is so comsumed by the idea of human cruelty to animals that she can barely look another person in the eye.
Subject: Novelists -- Fiction
Animal rights -- Fiction
Animal welfare -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Fiction
Animal rights -- Philosophy -- Fiction
Genre: Essays.


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