By Kristian Bjørkdahl,Tone Druglitrø

This e-book presents an in-depth research into the practices of animal housing platforms with overseas contributions from around the humanities and social sciences.?By getting to a number various websites akin to the zoo, the laboratory, the farm and the animal preserve, to call a couple of, the ebook explores fabric applied sciences from the point of view that those are built-in elements of a bigger biopolitical infrastructure and questions how animal housing structures, and the actual infrastructures that encompass critical human-animal practices, come into being. The?contributions within the book?show in quite a few ways?how?physical infrastructures of animal housing are always?part of a much wider sociocultural and political infrastructure, the place the fabric fact of housing platforms combines with human and animal brokers, with politics, and with practices.?As such, the book?explores what sort of practices and kinfolk increase round the actual buildings of animal housing, and via whom, and for whom, they're built. This cutting edge assortment might be of significant curiosity to scholar and students in animal reports, greater than human reviews, geography, anthropology, and sociology.

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