Introduction: Human–Animal Studies and the Eighteenth Century

  title={Introduction: Human–Animal Studies and the Eighteenth Century},
  author={Lucinda Cole},
  journal={The Eighteenth Century},
  pages={1 - 10}
  • Lucinda Cole
  • Published 1 March 2011
  • Art, Psychology, Biology
  • The Eighteenth Century
The Introduction to the Special Issue of The Eighteenth Century: Theory and Interpretation titled "Animal, All Too Animal" appears at a time when debates about human reason, language, and consciousness central to postructuralist theories of the nineties are beginning to be supplemented by—and even confronted with—a recognition that humans always existed among nonhuman creatures. As this introduction describes, "Animal, All Too Animal" explores the Englightenment's rearticulation of enw and more… 
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