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The Resource Dumb beasts and dead philosophers : humanity and the humane in ancient philosophy and literature, Catherine Osborne, (electronic resource)

Dumb beasts and dead philosophers : humanity and the humane in ancient philosophy and literature, Catherine Osborne, (electronic resource)

Label
Dumb beasts and dead philosophers : humanity and the humane in ancient philosophy and literature
Title
Dumb beasts and dead philosophers
Title remainder
humanity and the humane in ancient philosophy and literature
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Osborne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This unusual philosophy book asks the reader to reconsider the received view that animal rights have no place in ancient thought. Catherine Osborne argues that by reflecting on the work of the ancient philosophers and poets, we can see when and how we lost touch with the natural intelligence of dumb animals
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Osborne, Catherine
Dewey number
179.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal welfare
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Animals in literature
  • Literature, Ancient
  • Animals and civilization
Target audience
specialized
Label
Dumb beasts and dead philosophers : humanity and the humane in ancient philosophy and literature, Catherine Osborne, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282067.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000075123
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 262 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191712944
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)138720819
Label
Dumb beasts and dead philosophers : humanity and the humane in ancient philosophy and literature, Catherine Osborne, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199282067.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000075123
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 262 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191712944
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)138720819

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