- Series: Paradigm
- Paperback: 100 pages
- Publisher: Prickly Paradigm Press (April 1, 2003)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0971757585
- ISBN-13: 978-0971757585
- Product Dimensions: 4.5 x 0.3 x 7 inches
- Shipping Weight: 3.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 9 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #98,604 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The Companion Species Manifesto: Dogs, People, and Significant Otherness (Paradigm)
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-you are a fan of Haraway (like me!)
-you are a fan of non-fiction about dogs or other non-humans
-you want advice about how to live with/train a dog
The book is fairly successful on all three accounts. Harraway introduces 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.
It is a fun little pamphlet. I read it in short bursts on the bus or while waiting for a friend to turn up to a restaurant. The book fits easily in a back pocket or purse so you can take it along anywhere.
If you are a big fan of Haraway's feminist work, you might be a little disappointed by this book. I was hoping to see her invoke a lot more of the ideas that she introduces in "Cyborg Manifesto," but I understand now that she chose not to subordinate this topic to her earlier theory in order to do justice to this work as an end in itself.