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The Resource The Hobbit and philosophy : for when you've lost your dwarves, your wizard, and your way, edited by Gregory Bassham and Eric Bronson

The Hobbit and philosophy : for when you've lost your dwarves, your wizard, and your way, edited by Gregory Bassham and Eric Bronson

Label
The Hobbit and philosophy : for when you've lost your dwarves, your wizard, and your way
Title
The Hobbit and philosophy
Title remainder
for when you've lost your dwarves, your wizard, and your way
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gregory Bassham and Eric Bronson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6039.O32
LC item number
H6336 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bassham, Gregory
  • Bronson, Eric
Series statement
The Blackwell philosophy and pop culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Philosophy in literature
Label
The Hobbit and philosophy : for when you've lost your dwarves, your wizard, and your way, edited by Gregory Bassham and Eric Bronson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The adventurous Hobbit / Gregory Bassham -- "The road goes ever on and on": a Hobbit's Tao / Michael C. Brannigan -- Big hairy feet: a Hobbit's guide to enlightenment / Eric Bronson -- Bilbo Baggins: the cosmopolitan Hobbit / Dennis Knepp -- The glory of Bilbo Baggins / Charles Taliaferro and Craig Lindahl-Urben -- Pride and humility in The Hobbit / Laura Garcia -- "My precious": Tolkien on the perils of possessiveness / Anna Minore and Gregory Bassham -- Tolkien's just war / David Kyle Johnson -- "Pretty fair nonsense": art and beauty in The Hobbit / Philip Tallon -- Hobbitus Ludens: why Hobbits like to play and why we should, too / David L. O'Hara -- "The lord of magic and machines": Tolkien on magic and technology / W. Christopher Stewart -- Inside The Hobbit: Bilbo Baggins and the paradox of fiction / Amy Kind -- Philosophy in the dark: The Hobbit and hermeneutics / Tom Grimwood -- Some Hobbits have all the luck / Randall M. Jensen -- The consolation of Bilbo: providence and free will in Middle-Earth / Grant Sterling -- Out of the frying pan: courage and decision making in Wilderland / Jamie Carlin Watson -- There and back again: a song of innocence and experience / Joe Kraus
Control code
779740279
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 262 pages
Isbn
9780470405147
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012007299
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021454086
System control number
(OCoLC)779740279
Label
The Hobbit and philosophy : for when you've lost your dwarves, your wizard, and your way, edited by Gregory Bassham and Eric Bronson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The adventurous Hobbit / Gregory Bassham -- "The road goes ever on and on": a Hobbit's Tao / Michael C. Brannigan -- Big hairy feet: a Hobbit's guide to enlightenment / Eric Bronson -- Bilbo Baggins: the cosmopolitan Hobbit / Dennis Knepp -- The glory of Bilbo Baggins / Charles Taliaferro and Craig Lindahl-Urben -- Pride and humility in The Hobbit / Laura Garcia -- "My precious": Tolkien on the perils of possessiveness / Anna Minore and Gregory Bassham -- Tolkien's just war / David Kyle Johnson -- "Pretty fair nonsense": art and beauty in The Hobbit / Philip Tallon -- Hobbitus Ludens: why Hobbits like to play and why we should, too / David L. O'Hara -- "The lord of magic and machines": Tolkien on magic and technology / W. Christopher Stewart -- Inside The Hobbit: Bilbo Baggins and the paradox of fiction / Amy Kind -- Philosophy in the dark: The Hobbit and hermeneutics / Tom Grimwood -- Some Hobbits have all the luck / Randall M. Jensen -- The consolation of Bilbo: providence and free will in Middle-Earth / Grant Sterling -- Out of the frying pan: courage and decision making in Wilderland / Jamie Carlin Watson -- There and back again: a song of innocence and experience / Joe Kraus
Control code
779740279
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 262 pages
Isbn
9780470405147
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012007299
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021454086
System control number
(OCoLC)779740279

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