Introducing Philosophy Through Film
  • Release Date : 27 April 2009
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Categories : Philosophy
  • Pages : 611 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781405171021
  • ISBN 10 : 1405171022
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Synopsis : Introducing Philosophy Through Film written by Richard Fumerton, published by John Wiley & Sons which was released on 27 April 2009. Download Introducing Philosophy Through Film Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Philosophy Through Film offers a uniquely engaging and effective approach to introductory philosophy by combining an anthology of classical and contemporary philosophical readings with a discussion of philosophical concepts illustrated in popular films. Pairs 50 classical and contemporary readings with popular films - from Monty Python and The Matrix to Casablanca and A Clockwork Orange Addresses key areas in philosophy, including topics in ethics, philosophy of religion, philosophy of mind, free will and determinism, the problem of perception, and philosophy of time Each unit begins with an extensive introduction by the editors and ends with study questions linking readings to films Features chapter by chapter discussion of clips from films that vividly illustrate the critical philosophical arguments and positions raised in the readings