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The Resource Philosophy, Black film, film noir, Dan Flory

Philosophy, Black film, film noir, Dan Flory

Label
Philosophy, Black film, film noir
Title
Philosophy, Black film, film noir
Statement of responsibility
Dan Flory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines how African-American as well as international films deploy film noir techniques in ways that encourage philosophical reflection. Combines philosophy, film studies, and cultural studies"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flory, Dan
Dewey number
791.43/652996073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N4
LC item number
F59 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans in motion pictures
  • African American motion picture producers and directors
  • Film noir
Label
Philosophy, Black film, film noir, Dan Flory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [323]-339) and index
  • Includes filmography: page 339
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Philosophy and the blackness of film noir -- Spike Lee and the sympathetic racist -- Noir protagonists and empathy in Do the right thing -- Race and tragedy in One false move -- Nihilism and knowledge in Clockers -- "guilty of blackness" -- Beyond the gangsta -- Other forms of blackness -- Noir and beyond -- Conclusion: Race, film noir, and philosophical reflection
Control code
183392634
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 348 pages
Isbn
9780271033440
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007050089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)183392634
Label
Philosophy, Black film, film noir, Dan Flory
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [323]-339) and index
  • Includes filmography: page 339
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Philosophy and the blackness of film noir -- Spike Lee and the sympathetic racist -- Noir protagonists and empathy in Do the right thing -- Race and tragedy in One false move -- Nihilism and knowledge in Clockers -- "guilty of blackness" -- Beyond the gangsta -- Other forms of blackness -- Noir and beyond -- Conclusion: Race, film noir, and philosophical reflection
Control code
183392634
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 348 pages
Isbn
9780271033440
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007050089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)183392634

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