The Resource Becoming animal : an earthly cosmology, David Abram, (electronic resource)

Becoming animal : an earthly cosmology, David Abram, (electronic resource)

Label
Becoming animal : an earthly cosmology
Title
Becoming animal
Title remainder
an earthly cosmology
Statement of responsibility
David Abram
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As the climate veers toward catastrophe, the innumerable losses cascading through the biosphere make vividly evident the need for a metamorphosis in our relation to the living land. For too long we've inured ourselves to the wild intelligence of our muscled flesh, taking our primary truths from technologies that hold the living world at a distance. This book subverts that distance, drawing listeners ever deeper into their animal senses in order to explore, from within, the elemental kinship between the body and the breathing Earth. The shapeshifting of ravens, the erotic nature of gravity, the eloquence of thunder, the pleasures of being edible: all have their place in Abram's investigation. He shows that from the awakened perspective of the human animal, awareness (or mind) is not an exclusive possession of our species but a lucid quality of the biosphere itself-a quality in which we, along with the oaks and the spiders, steadily participate. With the audacity of its vision and the luminosity of its prose, Becoming Animal sets a new benchmark for the human appraisal of our place in the whole
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1957-
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Abram, David
Dewey number
  • 301.01
  • 304.2
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by David Abram
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  • Abram, David
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  • Anthropology
  • Human beings
  • Biosphere
  • Human ecology
  • Cosmology
  • Perception
  • Nature
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Becoming animal : an earthly cosmology, David Abram, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11927461
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Publication
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digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11927461
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 31 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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c
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11927461
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11927461
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Becoming animal : an earthly cosmology, David Abram, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11927461
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11927461
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 31 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11927461
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11927461
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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