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The Resource Urban animals : crowding in zoocities, Tora Holmberg

Urban animals : crowding in zoocities, Tora Holmberg

Label
Urban animals : crowding in zoocities
Title
Urban animals
Title remainder
crowding in zoocities
Statement of responsibility
Tora Holmberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The city includes opportunities as well as constraints for humans and other animals alike. Urban animals are often subjected to complaints; they transgress geographical, legal as and cultural ordering systems, while roaming the city in what is often perceived as uncontrolled ways. But they are also objects of care, conservation practices and bio-political interventions. What then, are the ""more-than-human"" experiences of living in a city? What does it mean to consider spatial formations and urban politics from the perspective of human/animal relations?This book draws on a number of case stud
Member of
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Holmberg, Tora,
Dewey number
591.75/6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge human-animal studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban animals
  • Human-animal relationships
Label
Urban animals : crowding in zoocities, Tora Holmberg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Urban animals -- Part I. Animals in the city. Bodies on the beach : allowability and the politics of place ; Stranger cats : homelessness and ferality in the city -- Part II. Humanimal transgressions. Verminizing : making sense of urban animal hoarding ; Feline femininity : emplacing cat ladies -- Part III. The promises of crowding in zoocities. Beyond crowd control ; Open endings / co-authored with Katja Aglert
Control code
ocn905853921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 164 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315735726
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905853921
Label
Urban animals : crowding in zoocities, Tora Holmberg
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Urban animals -- Part I. Animals in the city. Bodies on the beach : allowability and the politics of place ; Stranger cats : homelessness and ferality in the city -- Part II. Humanimal transgressions. Verminizing : making sense of urban animal hoarding ; Feline femininity : emplacing cat ladies -- Part III. The promises of crowding in zoocities. Beyond crowd control ; Open endings / co-authored with Katja Aglert
Control code
ocn905853921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 164 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315735726
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905853921

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