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Being salmon, being human

Martin Lee Mueller

Being salmon, being human

encountering the wild in us and us in the wild

by Martin Lee Mueller

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecology,
  • Storytelling,
  • Human beings,
  • Philosophy of nature,
  • Other (Philosophy),
  • Philosophy,
  • Human ecology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMartin Lee Mueller
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD460.O74 M84 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 344 pages
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26939286M
    ISBN 101603587454
    ISBN 109781603587457
    LC Control Number2017023754
    OCLC/WorldCa985073408

    Being Salmon, Being Human Encountering the Wild in Us and Us in the Wild (Book): Mueller, Martin Lee: Chelsea Green PublishingNautilus Award Silver Medal Winner, Ecology & Environment In search of a new story for our place on earthBeing Salmon, Being Human examines Western culture’s tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon—weaving together. There is an eerie parallel between the circumscribed, limited, deadening life of a captive-bred, genetically engineered salmon in a fish farm tank and the life of a modern human being in a society increasingly alienated from wild Nature by several centuries of Cartesian thought-patterns.

    "In the pages of Being Salmon, Being Human, Martin Lee Mueller confronts Western culture's tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon--weaving together key narratives about the Norwegian salmon industry as well as wild salmon in indigenous cultures of the Pacific Northwest. Nautilus Award Silver Medal Winner, Ecology & Environment In search of a new story for our place on earth Being Salmon, Being Human examines Western culture's tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon-weaving together key narratives about the Norwegian salmon industry as well as wild salmon in indigenous cultures of the Pacific Northwest.

    Being Salmon, Being Human is a unique contribution to the philosophical and ecological literature, in tying together knowledge and experience in a way that educates and inspires.” Early in the book, there is a discussion of Descartes’ errors, which I now understand much better. There is a considerable section on Native views on.   Mueller experiments, in evocative narrative passages, with imagining the world as a salmon might see it, and considering how this enriches our understanding of humanity in the Salmon, Being Human is both a philosophical and a narrative work, rewarding readers with insightful interpretations of major philosophers--Descartes.


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Marked by clarity and compassion, Being Salmon, Being Human is a beautiful, important work—and a necessary one.”—Judith D. Schwartz, author of Cows Save the Planet and Water in Plain Sight “With this beautiful and important book, Martin Lee Mueller has written a love song to the salmon, and a love song to all : Chelsea Green Publishing.

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Ed. note: The following excerpt is the Preface from the brand new book just out from Chelsea Green: Being Salmon, Being Human by Martin Lee Mueller. You can find out more about the book here. Ironically, as we work to save the salmon, it may turn out that the salmon save us.

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Being Salmon, Being Human. An exploration of the world through the eyes and lives of salmon. Being Salmon, Being Human starts with a wonderful, evocative foreword by Stephan Harding, describing what it means to consciously realise in every cell of our body that we are living on a sentient, interconnected planet as opposed to in a dead Cartesian machine.

In the pages of Being Salmon, Being Human, Martin Lee Mueller con­fronts Western culture's tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon—weaving together key narratives about the Norwegian salmon industry as well as wild salmon in indigenous cultures of the Pacific Northwest.

Mueller uses this lens to articulate a critique of human. Nautilus Award Silver Medal Winner, Ecology & Environment. In search of a new story for our place on earth. Being Salmon, Being Human examines Western culture’s tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon—weaving together key narratives about the Norwegian salmon industry as well as wild salmon in indigenous cultures of the Pacific Brand: Chelsea Green Publishing.

Nautilus Award Silver Medal Winner, Ecology & Environment. In search of a new story for our place on earth. Being Salmon, Being Human examines Western culture’s tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon—weaving together key narratives about the Norwegian salmon industry as well as wild salmon in indigenous cultures of the Pacific Northwest.5/5(2).

By Martin Lee Mueller, PhD, from Being Salmon, Being Human. The salmon industry has succeeded in nearly perfecting a principle inherent to the story of human exceptionalism since the days of Descartes: To exploit another creature, one must actively and artificially create a sharp rift between “us” and “them.”.

Salmon (and nature) as res extensa. It is the story of being salmon – farmed or wild – that makes up the main narrative of the book, but it is interwoven with tales from here and there, human and non-human.

There is some detail about salmon farming, but, as Mueller writes, this is not a book about the industry. There is the story of. Nautilus Award Silver Medal Winner, Ecology & Environment. In search of a new story for our place on earth.

Being Salmon, Being Human examines Western culture’s tragic alienation from nature by focusing on the relationship between people and salmon—weaving together key narratives about the Norwegian salmon industry as well as wild salmon in indigenous cultures of the Pacific Northwest.

Marked by clarity and compassion, Being Salmon, Being Human is a beautiful, important work--and a necessary one."--Judith D. Schwartz, author of Cows Save the Planet and Water in Plain Sight "The salmon farming industry is not only cruel and environmentally damaging; it threatens to.

Being Salmon, Being Human: Encountering the Wild in Us and Us in the Wild.Encountering the Wild in Us and Us in the Wild By Martin Lee Mueller. Being Salmon, Being Human is both a philosophical and a narrative work, rewarding readers with insightful interpretations of major philosophers—Descartes, Heidegger, Abram, and many more—and reflections on the human–Earth stands alongside Abram’s Spell of the Sensuous and Becoming Animal, as well as.BEING SALMON, BEING HUMAN is a unique storytelling performance from Norway combining traditional tales, original music, and contemporary philosophy.

Inspired by Martin Lee Mueller’s award-winning book by the same name, with salmon stories from Sami and First Nations peoples of Scandinavia and North America, we go on a journey through the.