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    DescriptionInfluential philosopher Michel Serres's foundational work uses fable to explore how human relations are identical to that of the parasite to the host body. Among Serres's arguments is that by being pests, minor groups can become major players in public dialogue--creating diversity and complexity vital to human life and thought. Michel Serres is professor in history of science at the Sorbonne, professor of Romance languages at Stanford University, and author of several books, including "Genesis." Lawrence R. Schehr is professor of French at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Cary Wolfe is Bruce and Elizabeth Dunlevie Professor of English at Rice University. His books include "Zoontologies: The Question of the Animal "(Minnesota, 2003).


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    Title
    Parasite
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Michel Serres
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 224 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 259 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780816648818
    ISBN 10: 0816648816
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: PHI
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.6
    BIC subject category V2: HPCF, PDA
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: HPS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17400
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    Ingram Theme: APPR/RDRCAT
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET050
    Ingram Theme: CULT/FRANCE
    B&T General Subject: 610
    DC22: 128
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: PHI010000, LIT004150
    DC22: 844.914
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 844/.914
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: PQ2679.E679 P313 2007
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: QDHR, QDTS, PDA
    Edition statement
    Updated.
    Illustrations note
    9 line art illustrations
    Publisher
    University of Minnesota Press
    Imprint name
    University of Minnesota Press
    Publication date
    01 June 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Minneapolis