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The Ultimate Star Wars and philosophy : you must unlearn what you have learned, edited by Jason T. Eberl and Kevin S. Decker

Label
The Ultimate Star Wars and philosophy : you must unlearn what you have learned
Title
The Ultimate Star Wars and philosophy
Title remainder
you must unlearn what you have learned
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jason T. Eberl and Kevin S. Decker
Title variation
Ultimate Star Wars & philosophy
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
WaSeSS/DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Eberl, Jason T.
  • Decker, Kevin S.
Series statement
Blackwell philosophy and popculture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy in motion pictures
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Star Wars films
Target audience
adult
Label
The Ultimate Star Wars and philosophy : you must unlearn what you have learned, edited by Jason T. Eberl and Kevin S. Decker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • Why the Force Must Have a Dark Side
  • George A. Dunn
  • Dunn, George A.
  • 195
  • 18
  • What Is It Like to Be a Jedi? A Life in the Force
  • Marek McGann
  • McGann, Marek
  • 208
  • 19
  • "You Are Asking Me to Be Rational": Stoic Philosophy and the Jedi Order
  • "Never Tell Me the Odds": An Inquiry Concerning Jedi Understanding
  • Andrew Zimmerman Jones
  • Jones, Andrew Zimmerman
  • 219
  • VI
  • Return of the Non-Human
  • 229
  • 20
  • Mindless Philosophers and Overweight Globs of Grease: Are Droids Capable of Thought?
  • Dan Burkett
  • Matt Hummel
  • Burkett, Dan
  • 231
  • 21
  • Can Chewie Speak? Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Language
  • Rhiannon Grant
  • Grant, Rhiannon, Myfanwy Reynolds
  • Reynolds, Myfanwy
  • 240
  • 22
  • Can the Zillo Beast Strike Back? Cloning, De-extinction, and the Species Problem
  • Hummel, Matt
  • Leonard Finkelman
  • Finkelman, Leonard
  • 250
  • VII
  • Fandom Awakens
  • 261
  • 23
  • "In That Time ..." in a Galaxy Far, Far Away: Epic Myth-Understandings and Myth-Appropriation in Star Wars
  • John Thompson
  • Thompson, John
  • 20
  • 263
  • 24
  • Star Wars, Emotions, and the Paradox of Fiction
  • Lance Belluomini
  • Belluomini, Lance
  • 274
  • 25
  • Mind of Blue Snaggletooth: The Intentional Stance, Vintage Star Wars Action Figures, and the Origins of Religion
  • Dennis Knepp
  • Knepp, Dennis
  • 3
  • 287
  • 26
  • Gospel, Gossip, and Ghent: How Should We Understand the New Star Wars?
  • Roy T. Cook
  • Cook, Roy T., Nathan Kellen
  • Kellen, Nathan
  • 296
  • Jedi Knights of Faith: Anakin, Luke, and Søren (Kierkegaard)
  • William A. Lindenmuth
  • Lindenmuth, William A.
  • 31
  • I
  • 4
  • Anakin and Achilles: Scars of Nihilism
  • Don Adams
  • Adams, Don
  • 42
  • 5
  • Dark Times: The End of the Republic and the Beginning of Chinese Philosophy
  • Kevin S. Decker
  • Decker, Kevin S.
  • 53
  • Philosophical Menace
  • II
  • Attack of the Morals
  • 65
  • 6
  • Chasing Kevin Smith: Was It Immoral for the Rebel Alliance to Destroy Death Star II?
  • Charles C. Camosy
  • Camosy, Charles C.
  • 67
  • 7
  • Ballad of Boba Fett: Mercenary Agency and Amoralism in War
  • 5
  • David LaRocca
  • LaRocca, David
  • 79
  • 8
  • How Guilty Is Jar Jar Binks?
  • Nicolas Michaud
  • Michaud, Nicolas
  • 90
  • 9
  • "Know the Dark Side": A Theodicy of the Force
  • 1
  • Jason T. Eberl
  • Eberl, Jason T.
  • 100
  • III
  • Revenge of the Alliance
  • 115
  • 10
  • "Like My Father before Me": Loss and Redemption of Fatherhood in Star Wars
  • Charles Taliaferro
  • Taliaferro, Charles, Annika Beck
  • Platonic Paradox of Darth Plagueis: How Could a Sith Lord Be Wise?
  • Beck, Annika
  • 117
  • 11
  • Friends of a Jedi: Friendship, Family, and Civic Duty in a Galaxy at War
  • Greg Littmann
  • Littmann, Greg
  • 127
  • 12
  • Light Side, Dark Side, and Switching Sides: Loyalty and Betrayal in Star Wars
  • Daniel Malloy
  • Terrance MacMullan
  • Malloy, Daniel
  • 136
  • 13
  • Guardians and Tyrants in the Republics of Star Wars and Plato
  • Adam Barkman
  • Barkman, Adam, Kyle Alkema
  • Alkema, Kyle
  • 148
  • IV
  • A New Hermeneutic
  • MacMullan, Terrance
  • 159
  • 14
  • Pregnant Padmé and Slave Leia: Star Wars' Female Role Models
  • Cole Bowman
  • Bowman, Cole
  • 161
  • 15
  • Docile Bodies and a Viscous Force: Fear of the Flesh in Return of the Jedi
  • Jennifer L. McMahon
  • McMahon, Jennifer L.
  • 7
  • 172
  • 16
  • Of Battle Droids and Zillo Beasts: Moral Status in the Star Wars Galaxy
  • James M. Okapal
  • Okapal, James M.
  • 183
  • V
  • Metaphysics Strikes Back
  • 193
  • 17
Control code
ocn908146001
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 324 pages
Isbn
9781119038061
Lccn
2015012933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
791.4375 UL8 ; XX-N ; [Z15BP012, #91, 4@17.95, LAP/RT]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 908146001
  • (OCoLC)908146001
Label
The Ultimate Star Wars and philosophy : you must unlearn what you have learned, edited by Jason T. Eberl and Kevin S. Decker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • Why the Force Must Have a Dark Side
  • George A. Dunn
  • Dunn, George A.
  • 195
  • 18
  • What Is It Like to Be a Jedi? A Life in the Force
  • Marek McGann
  • McGann, Marek
  • 208
  • 19
  • "You Are Asking Me to Be Rational": Stoic Philosophy and the Jedi Order
  • "Never Tell Me the Odds": An Inquiry Concerning Jedi Understanding
  • Andrew Zimmerman Jones
  • Jones, Andrew Zimmerman
  • 219
  • VI
  • Return of the Non-Human
  • 229
  • 20
  • Mindless Philosophers and Overweight Globs of Grease: Are Droids Capable of Thought?
  • Dan Burkett
  • Matt Hummel
  • Burkett, Dan
  • 231
  • 21
  • Can Chewie Speak? Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Language
  • Rhiannon Grant
  • Grant, Rhiannon, Myfanwy Reynolds
  • Reynolds, Myfanwy
  • 240
  • 22
  • Can the Zillo Beast Strike Back? Cloning, De-extinction, and the Species Problem
  • Hummel, Matt
  • Leonard Finkelman
  • Finkelman, Leonard
  • 250
  • VII
  • Fandom Awakens
  • 261
  • 23
  • "In That Time ..." in a Galaxy Far, Far Away: Epic Myth-Understandings and Myth-Appropriation in Star Wars
  • John Thompson
  • Thompson, John
  • 20
  • 263
  • 24
  • Star Wars, Emotions, and the Paradox of Fiction
  • Lance Belluomini
  • Belluomini, Lance
  • 274
  • 25
  • Mind of Blue Snaggletooth: The Intentional Stance, Vintage Star Wars Action Figures, and the Origins of Religion
  • Dennis Knepp
  • Knepp, Dennis
  • 3
  • 287
  • 26
  • Gospel, Gossip, and Ghent: How Should We Understand the New Star Wars?
  • Roy T. Cook
  • Cook, Roy T., Nathan Kellen
  • Kellen, Nathan
  • 296
  • Jedi Knights of Faith: Anakin, Luke, and Søren (Kierkegaard)
  • William A. Lindenmuth
  • Lindenmuth, William A.
  • 31
  • I
  • 4
  • Anakin and Achilles: Scars of Nihilism
  • Don Adams
  • Adams, Don
  • 42
  • 5
  • Dark Times: The End of the Republic and the Beginning of Chinese Philosophy
  • Kevin S. Decker
  • Decker, Kevin S.
  • 53
  • Philosophical Menace
  • II
  • Attack of the Morals
  • 65
  • 6
  • Chasing Kevin Smith: Was It Immoral for the Rebel Alliance to Destroy Death Star II?
  • Charles C. Camosy
  • Camosy, Charles C.
  • 67
  • 7
  • Ballad of Boba Fett: Mercenary Agency and Amoralism in War
  • 5
  • David LaRocca
  • LaRocca, David
  • 79
  • 8
  • How Guilty Is Jar Jar Binks?
  • Nicolas Michaud
  • Michaud, Nicolas
  • 90
  • 9
  • "Know the Dark Side": A Theodicy of the Force
  • 1
  • Jason T. Eberl
  • Eberl, Jason T.
  • 100
  • III
  • Revenge of the Alliance
  • 115
  • 10
  • "Like My Father before Me": Loss and Redemption of Fatherhood in Star Wars
  • Charles Taliaferro
  • Taliaferro, Charles, Annika Beck
  • Platonic Paradox of Darth Plagueis: How Could a Sith Lord Be Wise?
  • Beck, Annika
  • 117
  • 11
  • Friends of a Jedi: Friendship, Family, and Civic Duty in a Galaxy at War
  • Greg Littmann
  • Littmann, Greg
  • 127
  • 12
  • Light Side, Dark Side, and Switching Sides: Loyalty and Betrayal in Star Wars
  • Daniel Malloy
  • Terrance MacMullan
  • Malloy, Daniel
  • 136
  • 13
  • Guardians and Tyrants in the Republics of Star Wars and Plato
  • Adam Barkman
  • Barkman, Adam, Kyle Alkema
  • Alkema, Kyle
  • 148
  • IV
  • A New Hermeneutic
  • MacMullan, Terrance
  • 159
  • 14
  • Pregnant Padmé and Slave Leia: Star Wars' Female Role Models
  • Cole Bowman
  • Bowman, Cole
  • 161
  • 15
  • Docile Bodies and a Viscous Force: Fear of the Flesh in Return of the Jedi
  • Jennifer L. McMahon
  • McMahon, Jennifer L.
  • 7
  • 172
  • 16
  • Of Battle Droids and Zillo Beasts: Moral Status in the Star Wars Galaxy
  • James M. Okapal
  • Okapal, James M.
  • 183
  • V
  • Metaphysics Strikes Back
  • 193
  • 17
Control code
ocn908146001
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 324 pages
Isbn
9781119038061
Lccn
2015012933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
791.4375 UL8 ; XX-N ; [Z15BP012, #91, 4@17.95, LAP/RT]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 908146001
  • (OCoLC)908146001

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