Download e-book for iPad: Human Nature and Social Life: Perspectives on Extended by Jon Henrik Ziegler Remme,Kenneth Sillander

By Jon Henrik Ziegler Remme,Kenneth Sillander

What distinguishes people from nonhuman 'others'? and the way do those differences form human sociality and the ways in which people relate to their others? Human Nature and Social lifestyles brings jointly a set of articles via well-liked anthropologists to handle those questions. The articles exhibit how the essentially social nature of people leads to an extension of sociality to digital, semiotic-material and nonhuman spheres, with people for that reason turning into a part of 'extended socialities'. in spite of the fact that, because the book's participants reveal, human distinctness considerably bears upon those prolonged socialities, and the style within which people partake in them. Taking an ethnographic method of its topic, this ebook demonstrates the continuing price of learning the specificities of the human , and units itself as a counterweight to present refutations of human exceptionalism.

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