“The Companion Species Manifesto” is about the implosion of nature and culture in the In all their historical complexity, Donna Haraway tells us, dogs matter. The Companion Species Manifesto has ratings and 36 reviews. In all their historical complexity, Donna Haraway tells us, dogs matter. They are not just. The companion species manifesto: dogs, people, and significant otherness by Haraway, Donna. Article in Social Anthropology 15(2) · June with

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The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People, and Significant Otherness, Haraway

The early portions of this book are virtually unintelligible. The later portions are somewhat interesting. Audible Download Audio Books. Nov 19, James Klagge rated it did not like it Shelves: So few people actually say that.

The value of this book is that it opens up a question that could help lead us to a more ecological way of living, but it refuses to really answer that question.

The Companion Species Manifesto

Haraway is a titan of feminist studies of science and technology but did you also know that she’s a crazy dog lady? Or maybe i just haven’t been reading enough theory hraway and need to bulk up on brainpower Jul 03, Christine Leja rated it did not like it.


Email hxraway Address never made public. But the human-dog relationship is definitely not gonna mirror any other kin relationship imo, plus there’s the fact that she clearly fucking loves dogs.

Jan 22, James Payne rated it really liked it Shelves: Dogs, People, and Significant Otherness. Jul 30, Jonna Higgins-Freese rated it liked it. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

This site uses cookies. They are dogs, i. Harraway manofesto several ideas about the ways humans and dogs interact, while including the usual philosophical and historical background to help situate this relationship in the larger world. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This seems to be a better point to prioritize: Im just surprised since there is so much to unpack there -the part about loving a “kind” of dog rather than individual dogs I want to learn how to narrate this co-history and how to inherit the consequences of co-evolution in natureculture.

Write a product review. It’s cool, well-researched, and very flashy, but almost impossible to follow.

Dec 20, Erica rated it it was ok Shelves: University of Chicago Press; 2nd ed. In relationship, dogs and humans construct ‘rights’ in each other, such as the right to demand respect, attention, and response” Skip to content Posted on February 9, February 23, by joshuagotham. As Haraway puts it: In speciees section on “Sato” dogs from Puerto Rico, she collapses feral dogs and “mutts,” which are two entirely different issues: If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


That being said, Haraway focused the vast majority of her manifesto on a specific companion species she cares most for, dogs. I’m surprised that Haraway doesn’t seem to mind the “special risk” of dogs in a society where dogs th be judged by their ability to do a herding job versus a being-a-pet job.

I was enraged by the end of this, mostly because I felt betrayed by her pretense to radical intersectional feminism. I can’t say what I got out of this book.

Analysis of Donna Haraway’s The Companion Species Manifesto.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. See 1 question about The Companion Species Manifesto…. Infuriating would be an understatement.

Dec 15, Victor is currently reading it. This is also a nice compact read. You are commenting using your WordPress. Useful little book as what it says it is cokpanion a Manifesto. I do not necessarily dismiss her thoughts, but they are unfounded and drawn from her own mind.