Philosophy and Blade Runner

Philosophy and Blade Runner

By: Timothy Shanahan (author)Paperback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

£17.99 RRP £19.99  You save £2.00 (10%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £20

Description

Philosophy and Blade Runner explores philosophical issues in the film Blade Runner , including human nature, personhood, identity, consciousness, free will, morality, God, death, and the meaning of life. The result is a novel analysis of the greatest science fiction film of all time and a unique contribution to the philosophy of film.

About Author

Timothy Shanahan is Professor of Philosophy at Loyola Marymount University, USA. He is the author of Reason and Insight (2003), The Evolution of Darwinism (2004), Philosophy 9/11 (2005), The Provisional Irish Republican Army and the Morality of Terrorism (2009), and over two dozen articles in scholarly journals.

Contents

Acknowledgments Preface 1. Introduction 2. Being Human 3. Persons 4. Identity 5. Consciousness 6. Freedom 7. Being Good 8. God 9. Death 10. Time and Meaning Epilogue Literature Cited Endnotes Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781137412287
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 217
  • ID: 9781137412287
  • weight: 2652
  • ISBN10: 1137412283

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close