By Penny Dransart, James Staples
Many discussions of such relationships spotlight the outstanding features of the human participants of the class, insisting for example on their non secular ideals or creativity. by contrast, the overseas case experiences during this quantity dissect perspectives in line with hierarchical oppositions among human and different residing beings. even though human practices may possibly occasionally seem to exist in a realm past nature, they're however topic to the pull of common forces. those forces can be introduced into prominence via a attention of the interactions among humans and different population of the traditional world.
The interaction during this e-book among social anthropologists, philosophers and artists cuts throughout species divisions to check the experiential dimensions of interspecies engagements. In ethnographically and/or traditionally contextualized chapters, participants learn the juxtaposition of human and different dwelling beings within the mild of issues similar to natural world safaris, violence, distinction, mimicry, simulation, non secular renewal, gown and language.