The Sopranos and Philosophy: I Kill Therefore I Am

The Sopranos and Philosophy: I Kill Therefore I Am

by Richard Greene
     
 

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This collection of essays by philosophers who are also fans does a deep probe of the Sopranos, analyzing the adventures and personalities of Tony, Carmella, Livia, and the rest of television's most irresistible mafia family for their metaphysical, epistemological, value theory, eastern philosophical, and contemporary postmodern possibilities. No prior philosophical

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This collection of essays by philosophers who are also fans does a deep probe of the Sopranos, analyzing the adventures and personalities of Tony, Carmella, Livia, and the rest of television's most irresistible mafia family for their metaphysical, epistemological, value theory, eastern philosophical, and contemporary postmodern possibilities. No prior philosophical qualificationsor mob connections are required to enjoy these musings, which are presented with the same vibrancy and wit that have made the show such a hit.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780812695588
Publisher:
Open Court Publishing Company
Publication date:
04/09/2004
Series:
Popular Culture and Philosophy Series
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,308,458
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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