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Title The matrix and philosophy : welcome to the desert of the real / edited by William Irwin.

Imprint Chicago : Open Court, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    791.4372 MAT    Will be deleted
Description viii, 280 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Popular culture and philosophy; v. 3
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Computers, caves, and oracles : Neo and Socrates / William Irwin -- Skepticism, morality, and The matrix / Gerald J. Erion, Barry Smith -- The matrix possibility / David Mitsuo Nixon -- Seeing, believing, touching, truth / Carolyn Korsmeyer -- The metaphysics of The matrix / Jorge J.E. Gracia, Jonathan J. Sanford -- The machine-made ghost : or, the philosophy of mind, matrix style / Jason Holt -- Neo-materialism and the death of the subject / Daniel Barwick -- Fate, freedom, and foreknowledge / Theodore Schick, Jr. -- There is no spoon : a Buddhist mirror / Michael Brannigan -- The religion of The matrix and the problems of pluralism / Gregory Bassham -- Happiness and Cypher's choice : is ignorance bliss? / Charles L. Griswold, Jr. -- We are (the) one! Kant explains how to manipulate the matrix / James Lawler -- Notes from underground : nihilism and The matrix / Thomas S. Hibbs -- Popping a bitter pill : existential authenticity in The matrix and Nausea / Jennifer L. McMahon -- The paradox of real response to neo-fiction / Sarah E. Worth -- Real genre and virtual philosophy / Deborah Knight, George McKnight -- Penetrating Keanu : new holes, but the same old shit / Cynthia Freeland -- The matrix, Marx, and the coppertop's life / Martin A. Danahay, David Rieder -- The matrix simulation and the postmodern age / David Weberman -- The matrix : or, the two sides of perversion / Slavoj Žižek.
Subject Matrix (Motion picture)
Motion pictures -- Philosophy.
Added Author Irwin, William, 1970-
ISBN 081269502X (trade : alk. paper) : $17.95
0812695011 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $24.95

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