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The Resource Star Wars and philosophy : more powerful than you can possibly imagine, edited by Kevin S. Decker and Jason T. Eberl

Star Wars and philosophy : more powerful than you can possibly imagine, edited by Kevin S. Decker and Jason T. Eberl

Label
Star Wars and philosophy : more powerful than you can possibly imagine
Title
Star Wars and philosophy
Title remainder
more powerful than you can possibly imagine
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kevin S. Decker and Jason T. Eberl
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays that address the philosophical questions associated with the "Star Wars" films
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/684
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.S695
LC item number
S76 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Decker, Kevin S
  • Eberl, Jason T
Series statement
Popular culture and philosophy
Series volume
v.12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Star Wars films
  • Philosophy in motion pictures
Label
Star Wars and philosophy : more powerful than you can possibly imagine, edited by Kevin S. Decker and Jason T. Eberl
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
  • "Try not-do or do not" : ethics in a galaxy far, far away
  • The aspiring Jedi's handbook of virtue
  • Judith Barad
  • "A wretched hive of scum and villainy" : Star wars and the problem of evil
  • Christopher M. Brown
  • "Be mindful of the living Force" : environmental ethics in Star wars
  • Elizabeth F. Cooke
  • Send in the clones : the ethics of future wars
  • Richard Hanley
  • "Don't call me a mindless philosopher!" : alien technologies and the metaphysics of The Force
  • "You cannot escape your destiny" (or can you?) : freedom and predestination in the Skywalker family
  • A technological galaxy : Heidegger and the philosophy of technology in Star wars
  • Jerold J. Abrams
  • "If droids could think . ." : droids as slaves and persons
  • Robert Arp
  • "Size matters not" : the Force as the causal power of the Jedi
  • Jan-Erik Jones
  • The Force is with us : Hegel's philosophy of spirit strikes back at the empire
  • James Lawler
  • "There's always a bigger fish" : truth, faith and a galactic society
  • "What is thy bidding, my master?" : Star wars and the Hegelian struggle for recognition
  • Jason T. Eberl
  • Brian Cameron
  • By any means necessary : tyranny, democracy, republic, and empire
  • Kevin S. Decker
  • Humanizing technology : flesh and machine in Aristotle and The empire strikes back
  • Jerome Donnelly
  • "A certain point of view" : lying Jedi, honest Sith, and the viewers who love them
  • Shanti Fader
  • Religious pragmatism through the eyes of Luke Skywalker
  • Joseph W. Long
  • Stoicism in the stars : Yoda, the Emperor, and the Force
  • William O. Stephens
  • The Far East of Star wars
  • Walter [Ritoku] Robinson
  • Moral ambiguity in a black-and-white universe
  • Richard H. Dees
Control code
57549366
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 227 pages
Isbn
9780812695830
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780812695830
Label
Star Wars and philosophy : more powerful than you can possibly imagine, edited by Kevin S. Decker and Jason T. Eberl
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
  • "Try not-do or do not" : ethics in a galaxy far, far away
  • The aspiring Jedi's handbook of virtue
  • Judith Barad
  • "A wretched hive of scum and villainy" : Star wars and the problem of evil
  • Christopher M. Brown
  • "Be mindful of the living Force" : environmental ethics in Star wars
  • Elizabeth F. Cooke
  • Send in the clones : the ethics of future wars
  • Richard Hanley
  • "Don't call me a mindless philosopher!" : alien technologies and the metaphysics of The Force
  • "You cannot escape your destiny" (or can you?) : freedom and predestination in the Skywalker family
  • A technological galaxy : Heidegger and the philosophy of technology in Star wars
  • Jerold J. Abrams
  • "If droids could think . ." : droids as slaves and persons
  • Robert Arp
  • "Size matters not" : the Force as the causal power of the Jedi
  • Jan-Erik Jones
  • The Force is with us : Hegel's philosophy of spirit strikes back at the empire
  • James Lawler
  • "There's always a bigger fish" : truth, faith and a galactic society
  • "What is thy bidding, my master?" : Star wars and the Hegelian struggle for recognition
  • Jason T. Eberl
  • Brian Cameron
  • By any means necessary : tyranny, democracy, republic, and empire
  • Kevin S. Decker
  • Humanizing technology : flesh and machine in Aristotle and The empire strikes back
  • Jerome Donnelly
  • "A certain point of view" : lying Jedi, honest Sith, and the viewers who love them
  • Shanti Fader
  • Religious pragmatism through the eyes of Luke Skywalker
  • Joseph W. Long
  • Stoicism in the stars : Yoda, the Emperor, and the Force
  • William O. Stephens
  • The Far East of Star wars
  • Walter [Ritoku] Robinson
  • Moral ambiguity in a black-and-white universe
  • Richard H. Dees
Control code
57549366
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 227 pages
Isbn
9780812695830
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005002396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780812695830

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