Philosophy Goes to the Movies
  • Release Date : 24 January 2021
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Categories : Philosophy
  • Pages : 230 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780415237406
  • ISBN 10 : 0415237408
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Synopsis : Philosophy Goes to the Movies written by Christopher Falzon, published by Psychology Press which was released on 24 January 2021. Download Philosophy Goes to the Movies Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Philosophy goes to the Movies is a new kind of introduction to philosophy that makes use of movies including The Matrix, Antz, Total Recall and Cinema Paradiso, to explore philosophical ideas. Topics covered include: *the theory of knowledge *the self and personal Identity *moral philosophy *social and political philosophy *philosophy of science and technology *critical thinking. Ideal for the beginner, this book guides the student through philosophy using lively and illuminating cinematic examples. It will also appeal to anyone interested in the philosophical dimensions of cinema.