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  • Title: Philosophy Goes to the Movies: An Introduction to Philosophy
  • Author: Christopher Falzon
  • ISBN: 9780415357265
  • Page: 429
  • Format: Paperback

  • Drawing on a wide range of films from around the world, and the ideas of a diverse selection of thinkers from Plato and Descartes to Marcuse and Foucault, Philosophy Goes to the Movies introduces and discusses central areas of philosophical concern, including the theory of knowledge the self and personal identity ethics social and political philosophy critical thinkingIdeDrawing on a wide range of films from around the world, and the ideas of a diverse selection of thinkers from Plato and Descartes to Marcuse and Foucault, Philosophy Goes to the Movies introduces and discusses central areas of philosophical concern, including the theory of knowledge the self and personal identity ethics social and political philosophy critical thinkingIdeal for beginners, this book guides the reader through philosophy using lively and illuminating cinematic examples including A Clockwork Orange, Mulholland Drive, Blade Runner, Modern Times, Wings of Desire and The Lord of the Rings This fully revised and updated second edition features an expanded introduction providing guidance on teaching and discussing philosophy through film, as well as new material on notable philosophers such as Rousseau, Aquinas and Nietzche, and discussion of a wide range of recent films.
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    Commentaires:

    Owlseyes
    Any joking mind would understand my paper notes: “Philosophy goes to Hollywood”. Yes, that’s what I wrote unintentionally, I guess. The true title is “Philosophy goes to the movies”; west movies; many American, some European…. some Japanese ones, in between. Anyway, as I read it, I was prone to the 5 stars, so good was the prose. One of the main effects of the reading is to prompt you to watch the unseen movies so far; another effect is to shed a new light (the philosophical one) on [...]

    Clare
    This book is an introduction to philosophy using examples from feature film. A great idea!

    Krystal
    An interesting way to approach philosophy, by using movies to illustrate basic philosophical principles. I'd say it succeeded better than my undergrad philosophy professor did with me.

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