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Spider-man and philosophy

Jonathan J. Sanford

Spider-man and philosophy

the web of inquiry

by Jonathan J. Sanford

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Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in Hoboken, New Jersey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Philosophy in literature,
  • Philosophy in motion pictures,
  • History and criticism,
  • PHILOSOPHY / General,
  • Comic books, strips,
  • Spider-Man (Fictitious character),
  • Superhero films,
  • Superheroes in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Jonathan J. Sanford
    SeriesThe Blackwell philosophy and pop culture series -- 23
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6728.S6 S65 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25094538M
    ISBN 109780470575604
    LC Control Number2011043330

    Caught in the Web: Dreaming Up the World of Spider-Man 2; The Spider-Man Chronicles: The Art and Making of Spider-Man 3; Video game manuals. Amazing Spider-Man Gottlieb Pinball Instruction Manual () Strategy Guide For "Spider-Man" () Strategy Guide For "Spider-Man 2: Enter Electro" () Strategy Guide For "Spider-Man: Mysterio's. William Irwin is Professor of Philosophy at King’s College in Pennsylvania. He originated the philosophy and popular culture genre of books as coeditor of the bestselling The Simpsons and Philosophy and has overseen recent titles including Superman and Philosophy, Black Sabbath and Philosophy, and Spider-Man and Philosophy.

    Untangle the complex web of philosophical dilemmas of Spidey and his world--in time for the release of The Amazing Spider-Man movie. Since Stan Lee and Marvel introduced Spider-Man in Amazing Fantasy #15 in , everyone's favorite webslinger has had a long career in comics, graphic novels, cartoons, movies, and even on Broadway. In this book some of history's most powerful philosophers .   Spider-Man and Philosophy untangles the complex web of philosophical dilemmas of Spidey and his world with the help of some of history's most powerful thinkers, including Plato, Aristotle, Hegel, and Kierkegaard. From the morality of the wall-crawler's jokes to whether he can maintain both of his lives as Peter and as a costumed crusader, from Reviews: 7.

    Stan Lee and Marvel introduced Spider-Man in Amazing Fantasy #15 in , everyone s favorite webslinger has had a long career in comics, graphic novels, cartoons, movies, and even on Broadway. In this book some of history s most powerful philosophers help us explore the enduring questions and issues surrounding this beloved superhero: Is Peter. Alien and Philosophy presents 19 chapters that explore the underlying questions raised by the film series that continues to terrify and fascinate us. Author: William Irwin. Publisher: John Wiley & Sons. ISBN: Category: Philosophy. Page: View:


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