Search results: Found 2

Listing 1 - 2 of 2
Sort by
Anthropologie de la nature

Author:
ISSN: 9782722600614 ISBN: 9782722600614 9782722602199 Year: Language: French
Publisher: Collège de France
Added to DOAB on : 2014-02-27 14:16:29
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

En apparence, l’anthropologie de la nature est une sorte d’oxymore puisque, depuis plusieurs siècles en Occident, la nature se caractérise par l’absence de l’homme, et l’homme par ce qu’il a su surmonter de naturel en lui. Mais la nature n’existe pas comme une sphère de réalités autonomes pour tous les peuples. En postulant une distribution universelle des humains et des non-humains dans deux domaines ontologiques séparés, nous sommes bien mal armés pour analyser tous ces systèmes d’objectiva...

Anthropology of Nature

Author:
ISBN: 9782722602823 Year: Language: English
Publisher: Collège de France
Added to DOAB on : 2015-05-20 10:31:46
License: OpenEdition licence for Books

Loading...
Export citation

Choose an application

Abstract

It looks as though the anthropology of nature is an oxymoron of sorts, given that for the past few centuries, nature has been characterized in the West by humans’ absence, and humans, by their capacity to overcome what is natural in them. But nature does not exist as a sphere of autonomous realities for all peoples. By positing a universal distribution of humans and non-humans in two separate ontological fields, we are for one quite ill equipped to analyse all those systems of objectification...

Listing 1 - 2 of 2
Sort by
Narrow your search

Publisher

Collège de France (2)


License

OpenEdition licence for Books (2)


Language

english (1)

french (1)


Year
From To Submit

2014 (1)

2001 (1)