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The philosophy of Stanley Kubrick

Author: Jerold J Abrams
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2007.
Series: Philosophy of popular culture.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In films like "2001: A Space Odyssey", "The Shining", and "Dr Strangelove", Stanley Kubrick explores the world honestly, mirroring the vast complexity of the world of philosophy. Divided into  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Philosophy of Stanley Kubrick.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2007
(OCoLC)608323081
Online version:
Philosophy of Stanley Kubrick.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, c2007
(OCoLC)608882614
Named Person: Stanley Kubrick; Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jerold J Abrams
ISBN: 9780813124452 081312445X 9780813192208 081319220X
OCLC Number: 81860670
Description: ix, 278 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The subject at war. Understanding the enemy : the dialogue of fear in Fear and desire and Dr. Strangelove / Elizabeth F. Cooke ; Chaos, order, and morality : Nietzche's influence on Full metal jacket / Mark T. Conard ; Existential ethics : where the paths of glory lead / Jason Holt --
The subject in love. Where the rainbow ends : Eyes wide shut / Karen D. Hoffman ; Knockout! Killer's kiss, the somatic, and Kubrick / Kevin S. Decker ; The logic of Lolita : Kubrick, Nabokov, and Poe / Jerold J. Abrams --
The subject and the meaning of life. Rebel without a cause : Stanley Kubrick and the banality of the good / Patrick Murray, Jeanne Schuler ; The big score : fate, morality, and meaningful life in The killing / Steven M. Sanders --
The subject in history. Spartacus and the second part of the soul / Gordon Braden ; The shape of man : the absurd and Barry Lyndon / Chris P. Pliatska ; The shining and anti-nostalgia : postmodern notions of history / R. Barton Palmer --
The subject of the future. Nihilism and freedom in the films of Stanley Kubrick / Daniel Shaw ; "Please make me a real boy" : the prayer of the artificially intelligent / Jason T. Eberl ; Nietzche's Overman as posthuman star child in 2001 : a space odyssey / Jerold J. Abrams.
Series Title: Philosophy of popular culture.
Other Titles: Stanley Kubrick
Responsibility: edited by Jerold J. Abrams.
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"The essays provide a complex, interesting picture of the variety of Kubrick's ideas." - Choice "Abrams discerns a coherent philosophy in Kubrick's varied filmography." - Chronicle of Higher Read more...

 
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