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The Resource The philosophy of Joss Whedon, edited by Dean A. Kowalski and S. Evan Kreider

The philosophy of Joss Whedon, edited by Dean A. Kowalski and S. Evan Kreider

Label
The philosophy of Joss Whedon
Title
The philosophy of Joss Whedon
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dean A. Kowalski and S. Evan Kreider
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every generation produces a counterculture icon. Joss Whedon, creator of the long-running television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, is famed for his subversive wit, rich characters, and extraordinary plotlines. His renown has only grown with subsequent creations, including Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, and the innovative online series Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog. Through premises as unusual as a supernatural detective agency run by a vampire and a Western set in outer space, Whedon weaves stories about characters forced to make commonplace moral decisions under the most bizarre of circumstan
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
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  • Kowalski, Dean A
  • Kreider, S. Evan
Series statement
The philosophy of popular culture
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  • Whedon, Joss
  • Whedon, Joss
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PHILOSOPHY
Label
The philosophy of Joss Whedon, edited by Dean A. Kowalski and S. Evan Kreider
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Part 1; Firefly and Freedom; "Just Get Us a Little Further": Liberty and the Frontier in Firefly and Serenity; The State of Nature and Social Contracts on Spaceship Serenity; Dollhouse and Consensual Slavery; Part 2; Plato, Aristotle, and Joss on Being Horrible; Aristotle, Kant, Spike, and Jayne: Ethics and Character in the Whedonverse; Companions, Dolls, and Whores: Joss Whedon on Sex and Prostitution; Fashioning Feminism: Whedon, Women, and Wardrobe
  • Heroes and Villains: Morality, the Will to Power, and the Overman in the Work of Joss WhedonPart 3; Seeking Authenticity in the Whedonverse; "Look What Free Will Has Gotten You": Isolation, Individuality, and Choice in Angel; Aiming to Misbehave at the Boundary between the Human and the Machine: The Queer Steampunk Ecology of Joss Whedon's Firefly and Serenity; Shepherd Book, Malcolm Reynolds, and the Dao of Firefly; Acknowledgments; Appendix: A History of the Whedonverse; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn778226429
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139975
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hg39s
  • 5e0b43a3-d491-4bf6-a8dc-371b7b4e6036
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778226429
Label
The philosophy of Joss Whedon, edited by Dean A. Kowalski and S. Evan Kreider
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Part 1; Firefly and Freedom; "Just Get Us a Little Further": Liberty and the Frontier in Firefly and Serenity; The State of Nature and Social Contracts on Spaceship Serenity; Dollhouse and Consensual Slavery; Part 2; Plato, Aristotle, and Joss on Being Horrible; Aristotle, Kant, Spike, and Jayne: Ethics and Character in the Whedonverse; Companions, Dolls, and Whores: Joss Whedon on Sex and Prostitution; Fashioning Feminism: Whedon, Women, and Wardrobe
  • Heroes and Villains: Morality, the Will to Power, and the Overman in the Work of Joss WhedonPart 3; Seeking Authenticity in the Whedonverse; "Look What Free Will Has Gotten You": Isolation, Individuality, and Choice in Angel; Aiming to Misbehave at the Boundary between the Human and the Machine: The Queer Steampunk Ecology of Joss Whedon's Firefly and Serenity; Shepherd Book, Malcolm Reynolds, and the Dao of Firefly; Acknowledgments; Appendix: A History of the Whedonverse; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn778226429
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139975
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hg39s
  • 5e0b43a3-d491-4bf6-a8dc-371b7b4e6036
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778226429

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