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Reading Cavell's the World Viewed: A Philosophical Perspective on Film
     

Reading Cavell's the World Viewed: A Philosophical Perspective on Film

by William Rothman, Marian Keane
 

ISBN-10: 0814328954

ISBN-13: 9780814328958

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: Wayne State University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814328958
Publisher:
Wayne State University Press
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Series:
Contemporary Film and Television Series
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
6.27(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Preface9
List of Abbreviations12
Introduction13
IThe Preface: A Metaphysical Memoir35
IIChapters 1-5: What Is Film?42
IIIChapters 6-9: Film's Origins and History87
IVChapters 10-11: The End of the Myths127
VChapters 12-13: The World as a Whole140
VIChapters 14-15: Automatism174
VIIChapters 16-18: Film and Theatricality196
VIIIChapter 19: "The Acknowledgment of Silence"233
AppendixCavell's Philosophical Procedures and Must We Mean What We Say?261
Notes279
Index285

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