Philosophy Through FilmBook - 2010
"Some of the world's best-loved films can be used as springboards for examining enduring philosophical questions. Philosophy Through Film provides guidance in how to watch films with an eye for their philosophical content, helping students become familiar with key topics in all of the major areas in Western philosophy, and helping them master the techniques of philosophical argumentation. The perfect size and scope for a first course in philosophy, Philosophy Through Film assumes no prior knowledge of philosophy. It is an excellent teaching resource and learning tool, introducing students to key topics and figures in philosophy through thematic chapters, each of which is linked to one or more "focus films" that illustrate a philosophical problem or topic ..."--Publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2010
Edition: 2nd ed
Branch Call Number: 791.43684 L776p 2010
Characteristics: x, 374 pages ; 24 cm
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Life lessons learned in a dark room.