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Taking the Red Pill : Science, Philosophy and Religion in The Matrix.

Author: Glenn Yeffeth
Publisher: Chichester : Summersdale Publishers, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Containing many answers to the questions posed by the first "Matrix" film, this volume explores the frontiers of philosophy, technology and religious symbolism. It explores the enormous dilemmas the Wachowski brothers presented when they gave the movie its many layers of meaning.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Yeffeth
ISBN: 9781840249491 1840249498
OCLC Number: 437250650
Description: 1 online resource (304 pages)
Contents: Preliminaries; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; WHAT IS THE MATRIX; WHY WE STAY IN OUR MATRIX; THE NATURE OF REALITY AND WHY IT MATTERS; SCIENCE FICTION AND THE MATRIX; THE REALITY PARADOX IN THE MATRIX; OR INTELLECTUAL POSEUR PART I; OR INTELLECTUAL POSEUR PART II; GLITCHES IN THE MATRIX AND HOW TO FIX THEM; HUMAN FREEDOM AND THE RED PILL; FINDING GOD IN THE MATRIX; WHY THE FUTURE DOESN'T NEED US; THE SIMULATION ARGUMENT; THE MATRIX GLOSSARY; CONTRIBUTORS.

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Containing many answers to the questions posed by the first "Matrix" film, this volume explores the frontiers of philosophy, technology and religious symbolism. It explores the enormous dilemmas the Wachowski brothers presented when they gave the movie its many layers of meaning.

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