This chapter looks at the nature of the human, particularly the concept of the body and the shifting borders between human and non-human.
|Title of host publication||At the borders of the human|
|Subtitle of host publication||beasts, bodies and natural philosophy in the early modern period|
|Editors||Erica Fudge, Ruth Gilbert, Susan Wiseman|
|Place of Publication||Basingstoke/New York|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 20 Nov 1999|
- shifting borders
Fudge, E. (1999). Calling creatures by their true names: bacon, the new science and the best in man. In E. Fudge, R. Gilbert, & S. Wiseman (Eds.), At the borders of the human: beasts, bodies and natural philosophy in the early modern period (pp. 91-109).