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The Resource Doing philosophy at the movies, Richard A. Gilmore, (electronic resource)

Doing philosophy at the movies, Richard A. Gilmore, (electronic resource)

Label
Doing philosophy at the movies
Title
Doing philosophy at the movies
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Gilmore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilmore, Richard Allen
Dewey number
791.43/01
LC call number
PN1995
LC item number
.G495 2005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Motion pictures
Label
Doing philosophy at the movies, Richard A. Gilmore, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-178) and index
Contents
Introduction: Wittgenstein at the movies -- John Ford's The searchers as an allegory of the philosophical search -- A the usual suspects moment in Vertigo: the epistemology of identity -- The American sublime in Fargo -- Visions of meaning: seeing and non-seeing in Crimes and misdemeanors -- Oedipus techs: time travel as redemption in The terminator and 12 monkeys -- Into the toilet: some classical aesthetic themes raised by a scene in Trainspotting -- Horror and death at the movies -- Conclusion: the dialectics of interpretation
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000140725
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780791463925
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004008050
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000140725
Label
Doing philosophy at the movies, Richard A. Gilmore, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-178) and index
Contents
Introduction: Wittgenstein at the movies -- John Ford's The searchers as an allegory of the philosophical search -- A the usual suspects moment in Vertigo: the epistemology of identity -- The American sublime in Fargo -- Visions of meaning: seeing and non-seeing in Crimes and misdemeanors -- Oedipus techs: time travel as redemption in The terminator and 12 monkeys -- Into the toilet: some classical aesthetic themes raised by a scene in Trainspotting -- Horror and death at the movies -- Conclusion: the dialectics of interpretation
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000140725
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780791463925
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004008050
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000140725

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