Review of Making Nature: How We See Animals

Elizabeth Farebrother
2017 Papers from the Institute of Archaeology  
The intensifying effect of climate change on our global environment has implications for humans and animals alike. Making Nature emphasises the symbiosis that has existed between humans and animals for thousands of years. Four separate rooms: 'Ordering', 'Displaying', 'Observing' and 'Making' combine to explore how human decision-making influences our classification of animals and our attitudes towards them. Themes of behaviour, communication, display and modification are effectively integrated
more » ... ectively integrated with taxonomic literature, artistic representation and scientific debates to demonstrate changing human-animal relationships.
doi:10.5334/pia-525 fatcat:kar5xxpb45bqzlj3hc23vbv7ve