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True Detective and Philosophy : A Deeper Kind of Darkness, Paperback / softback Book

True Detective and Philosophy : A Deeper Kind of Darkness Paperback / softback

Edited by Jacob Graham, Tom Sparrow

Part of the The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series series

Description

Investigating the trail of philosophical leads in HBO s chilling True Detective series, an elite team of philosophers examine far-reaching riddles including human pessimism, Rust s anti-natalism, the problem of evil, and the flat circle . * The first book dedicated to exploring the far-reaching philosophical questions behind the darkly complex and Emmy-nominated HBO True Detective series * Explores in a fun but insightful way the rich philosophical and existential experiences that arise from this gripping show * Gives new perspectives on the characters in the series, its storylines, and its themes by investigating core questions such as: Why Life Rather Than Death?

Cosmic Horror and Hopeful Pessimism, the Illusion of Self, Noir, Tragedy, Philosopher-Detectives, and much, much more * Draws together an elite team of philosophers to shine new light on why this genre-expanding show has inspired such a fervently questioning fan-base

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Philosophy
  • ISBN: 9781119280781

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