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Political animals? On animals as subjects in an enlarged political geography

Hobson, Kersty


This paper is positioned within on-going debates about the expansion and re-theorization of political geography's ambit. It argues that animals could and should be included as subjects within sub-disciplinary research. Whilst political ecologists regularly employ animal conservation case studies to detail the complexities of struggles over resource distributions, this work often frames animals as static components of a thoroughly human sociality. This paper draws on conceptual debates within...[Show more]

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Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Political Geography
DOI: 10.1016/j.polgeo.2006.10.010


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