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Reimagining Animals, Reimagining Ourselves

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Part of the Palgrave Studies in Animals and Literature book series (PSAAL)

Abstract

This chapter concludes Other Animals by considering how we are to understand our responsibilities to other animals amongst the complex entanglements of so many different forms and ways of life. It summarises how each of the novels in Other Animals confront us with complications in the ways humans imagine themselves, open up ethical difficulties in our relations with other animals, and raise problems of human poverty, standard industrialised farming practices, and ordinary, everyday lack of kindness that have no easily accomplished solutions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of English and JournalismUniversity of LincolnLincolnUK

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