Preface thinking animals acknowledgments part i why animal studies now 1 a report on the animal turn 2 seeing animals part ii pet tales 3 is a pet an animal domestication and animal agency 4 gendered subjects abject objects manns best friend 5 dog love woolf love part iii grieving animals 6 a proper death 7. An animal looks at us and we are naked before it thinking perhaps begins there1 these two lines from jacques derridas the animal that therefore i am have been much cited even as they remain elusive and haunting what does it mean that thinking begins in the confrontation between human and nonhuman animal. The most relevant helpful book on animal studies i have read so far weil does a wonderful job of balancing discussion of philosophy theory art and literature so that her discussion of pieces i have previously read about was much clearer and more helpful. Review of kari weil thinking animals why animal studies now. Kari weil provides a critical introduction to the field of animal studies as well as an appreciation of its thrilling acts of destabilization examining real and imagined confrontations between human and nonhuman animals she charts the presumed lines of difference between human beings and other species and the personal ethical and political
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