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Ender's game and philosophy : the logic gate is down

Author: Kevin S Decker
Publisher: Malden, MA : Wiley Blackwell, 2013.
Series: Blackwell philosophy and popculture series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A threat to humanity portending the end of our species lurks in the cold recesses of space. Our only hope is an eleven-year-old boy. Celebrating the long-awaited release of the movie adaptation of Orson Scott Card's novel about highly trained child geniuses fighting a race of invading aliens, this collection of original essays probes key philosophical questions raised in the narrative, including the ethics of child  Read more...
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Ender's Game and Philosophy.
Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013
(DLC) 2013006641
(OCoLC)828481937
Named Person: Orson Scott Card; Ender Wiggin, (Fictitious character); Ender Wiggin, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin S Decker
ISBN: 9781118572696 1118572696 1299712428 9781299712423 9781118572672 111857267X 9781118386583 1118386582
OCLC Number: 851695595
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 234 pages).
Contents: pt. 1. Third : the making of an impossible child --
pt. 2. Game : cooperation or confrontation? --
pt. 3. Hive-queen : all together now --
pt. 4. War : kill or be killed --
pt. 5. Hegemon : the terrible things are only about to begin.
Series Title: Blackwell philosophy and popculture series.
Other Titles: Logic gate is down
Responsibility: edited by Kevin S. Decker.

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