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Author Thwaites, Thomas, 1980- author.

Title GoatMan : how I took a holiday from being human / Thomas Thwaites.

Published New York Princeton Architectural Press, [2016]

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  745.4092 Thw    DUE 26-01-20 BONUS OFFSITE
Edition First edition.
Physical description 207 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Soul -- Mind -- Body -- Guts -- Goat Life.
Summary To escape the complications of being a man, Thomas Thwaites tries to become a goat, building an exoskeleton that lets him walk on four legs, a prosthetic stomach that lets him eat grass, and a helmet that lets him experience the world as a goat would. Along the way he explores the changing ways we try to relate to the rest of the natural world, by talking to shamans, geneticists, goat psychologists, clinical psychiatrists, prosthetists, animal welfare campaigners, farmers, animal lovers and post-humans.
Subject Thwaites, Thomas, 1980- -- Themes, motives.
Psychology -- Miscellanea.
Goats -- Miscellanea.
Variant Title Goat Man.
Standard Number (YBP)12557919
ISBN 9781616894054
1616894059