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The Intersection of Science Fiction and Philosophy

Critical Studies (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy)

by Robert E. Myers

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction,
  • Topics in philosophy,
  • Philosophy (Specific Aspects),
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Science Fiction,
  • History and criticism,
  • Philosophy in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9308689M
    ISBN 100313224935
    ISBN 109780313224935

    Callender covers a wide range of facets — clocks, psychological time, entropy, spacetime curvature, the Big Bang, Gödel, endocrinology, and just about everything in between — to deliver a sum total of illumination that will leave you with newfound awe for the intersection of philosophy and science. THE TIME PARADOX. The main thing in the mainstream is the moral development of the characters, philosophy and ideology. Because the author of the mainstream should not only be an excellent storyteller, but also a good psychologist and serious thinker. Another important feature of the mainstream - books of this type are written at the intersection of genres.

    In Brain Fiction, William Hirstein examines confabulation and argues that its causes are not merely technical issues in neurology or cognitive science but deeply revealing about the structure of the human hamaikastudio.comin describes confabulation as the failure of a normal checking or censoring process in the brain—the failure to recognize. Jul 09,  · The Intersection of Science Fiction and Horror July 9, Lucy A. Snyder horror, science fiction 1 Science fiction and horror share many of the same genre roots; science fictional motifs wind through horror like strands of DNA, and horror’s tentacles have slithered into many works that are otherwise squarely science fiction.

    Book of the day Witcraft by Jonathan Rée and The History of Philosophy by AC Grayling review – head to head philosophy From Hamlet to Hume two histories of thought, one imaginative and. by David Kyle Johnson Readers of the Sci Phi Journal already know that there is a deep connection between philosophy and science fiction. But what exactly does that connection entail, and why are philosophy and science fiction so well suited for one another? In short, what exactly is Sci Phi all about? How Philosophers Use.


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Fiction at the intersection of adventure, science, faith and philosophy. In Philosophy, Science Fiction Mainstream science still is not very interested in theories that start from a fundamental, ontological difference between body and mind.

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$ It is rare even in currently vogue genres such as science fiction to find within the span of a single season three such inspired, complementary, and useful guidebooks made available to both. The Paperback of the Belief Tendencies, the Intersection of Science, Philosophy, and Theology by Marcus O.

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Good. In this highly original book, Russell Blackford discusses the intersection of science fiction and humanity’s moral imagination. With the rise of science and technology in the 19th century, and our continually improving understanding of the cosmos, writers and thinkers soon began to imagine futures greatly different from the present.

The books published in the Philosophy of Popular Culture series will illuminate and explore philosophical themes and ideas that occur in popular culture.

The goal of this series is to demonstrate how philosophical inquiry has been reinvigo-rated by increased scholarly interest in. May 17,  · An interesting and current research project at the intersection of philosophy and physics is the Rutgers Templeton Project in Philosophy of Cosmology.

I am confident that philosophy should be informed by our best science; the best philosophy is probably a scientific philosophy. However, science itself also needs philosophy. The Art of Output marries the latest in cutting-edge research on human performance with timeless wisdom drawn from ancient philosophy to help people thrive at work.

In addition to running the Art of Output, I hold a "real job," doing marketing at a high-growth technology company. "Dr. McGrath's love of theology and science fiction is contagious, shining through on every page.

The result is an impressive book that is both thought-provoking and easily accessible, whether the reader is an individual or a study group member, a serious sci-fi fan or a congregational leader.". Dec 14,  · The science fiction genre maintains a remarkable hold on the imagination and enthusiasm of the filmgoing public, captivating large audiences worldwide and garnering ever-larger profits.

Science fiction films entertain the possibility of time travel and extraterrestrial visitation and imaginatively transport us to worlds transformed by modern science and technology.4/5(2).

The philosophy of science fiction film / edited by Steven M. Sanders. — (The philosophy of popular culture) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (hardcover: alk. paper) 1. Science fiction films—History and criticism.

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Oct 04,  · Professor McGrath Finds the Intersection of Theology and Science Fiction On October 4, Professor of Religion James F. McGrath is both a New Testament scholar and a science fiction fan, and over the years he has noted the frequency with which they tell a similar story.

The Philosophy of Science Fiction Film Steven M. Sanders. The editor of this book, Steven M. Sanders, is Prof. Emeritus of Philosophy at Bridgewater State College, hamaikastudio.com book breathes new life into some old doctrines.

It is part of a series on the Philosophy of Popular Culture which takes a deeper look at some of the things we watch and.More specifically it examines the intersection of science fiction and moral philosophy.

Putting it another way, Science Fiction and the Moral Imagination examines ways in which science fiction novels, stories, movies, etc., engage with metaethical and normative ethical themes that are also of interest to moral philosophers. I hope to have /5().I'm counting this as philosophy since it doesn't (as far as my research goes) seem to be an outright physics kind of claim.

More like an intersection of philosophy of mathematics and philosophy of.