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Reel Arguments

Film, Philosophy, And Social Criticism
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Film theory & criticism, Individual film directors, film-makers, Social & political philosophy, Social theory, Social Philosophy, Film Theory, Performing Arts, Performing Arts/Dance, Philosophy, Sociology, Film, General, Film & Video - History & Criticism, Poli
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ISBN 100813365864
ISBN 139780813365862

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In Reel Arguments, Andrew Light, known for his work in environmental ethics and the philosophy of technology, addresses the role of film in society. By looking at films and the creators of such Reel Arguments book as Alice in the Cities, Enemy of the State, The Conversation, Falling Down, City of Hope, and Matewan, Light persuasively argues that film can be highly philosophical and influential.

Reel Arguments collects an integrated series of essays addressing the role of film as social criticism. By looking at films and the creators of such films as Alice in the Cities, Enemy of the State, The Conversation, Falling Down, City of Hope, and Matewan, Light persuasively argues that film can be both highly philosophical and influential on public debates over issues of moral, political and Cited by: Reel Arguments: Film, Philosophy, And Social Criticism (Thinking Through Cinema) - Kindle edition by Light, Andrew.

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Reel arguments collects an integrated series of essays addressing the role of film as social criticism. By looking at films and the the creators of such films as Alice in the cities, Enemy of the state, The conversation, Falling down, City of hope, and Matewan, Light argues that film can be both highly philosophical and influential on public debates over issues of moral, political and social.

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