Classic Questions and Contemporary Film

An Introduction to Philosophy
Product Number: EB00621765
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118585641
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Description

Featuring significant revisions and updates, Classic Questions and Contemporary Film: An Introduction to Philosophy, 2nd Edition uses popular movies as a highly accessible framework for introducing key philosophical concepts -Explores 28 films with 18 new to this edition, including Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Hotel Rwanda, V for Vendetta, and Memento -Discusses numerous philosophical issues not covered in the first edition, including a new chapter covering issues of personal identity, the meaningfulness of life and death, and existentialism -Offers a rich pedagogical framework comprised of key classic readings, chapter learning outcomes, jargon-free argument analysis, critical thinking and trivia questions, a glossary of terms, and textboxes with notes on the movies discussed -Revised to be even more accessible to beginning philosophers

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Author(s): Dean A. Kowalski
Original Publish Date: Aug 17, 2015

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