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Mukherjee, Dipayan: "Domesticating the “Other”. An Analysis of the Appropriation of Non-Humans by Humanistic Discourse in Herge’s The Adventures of Tintin." In: Rupkatha Journal 8.1 (2016), S. 214–221. 
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Resource type: Journal Article
Languages: englisch
Peer reviewed
BibTeX citation key: Mukherjee2016
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Keywords: "Tintin", Animal Studies, Belgien, Hergé, Remi. Georges
Creators: Mukherjee
Collection: Rupkatha Journal
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The humanistic narrative of Herge’s The Adventures of Tintin suppresses a politics of domination and domestication of the “Other” and this politics is a common thread which applies both in the context of the presentation of western civilization’s relation with non-western culture and human character’s relation with the non-human ones in the comic series. By analysis of some important non-human characters from The Adventures of Tintin, I shall explore the constant human attempt to bring the non-human within the humanistic discourse that is to domesticate them. Through such analytic procedure, I shall also try to figure out how a few animal characters resist the process of being humanized and the consequent harsh treatment that is meted out to them.
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