George Herbert Mead on Humans and Other Animals: Social Relations After Human-Animal Studies

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Rhoda Wilkie; Andrew McKinnon;
(2013)
  • Subject: Mead, Symbolic Interactionism, Human-Animal Studies, Animal Turn

The turn towards nonhuman animals within sociology has shed a critical light on George Herbert Mead, his apparent prioritisation of language and the anthropocentric focus of Symbolic Interactionism (SI). Although Herbert Blumer canonised Mead as the founder of this pers... View more
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