1300 36 33 32

Designed for classroom use, this authoritative anthology presents key selections from the best contemporary work in philosophy of film. * The featured essays have been specially chosen for their clarity, philosophical depth, and consonance with the current move towards cognitive film theory* Eight sections with introductions cover topics such as the nature of film, film as art, documentary cinema, narration and emotion in film, film criticism, and film's relation to knowledge and morality* Issues addressed include the objectivity of documentary films, fear of movie monsters, and moral questions surrounding the viewing of pornography* Replete with examples and discussion of moving pictures throughout

Buy Philosophy of Film and Motion Pictures book by Jinhee Choi from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781405120272
ISBN-10: 1405120274
Format: Paperback
(245mm x 173mm x 25mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 13-Jul-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Philosophy of Film and Motion Pictures book by Jinhee Choi and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Jinhee Choi

Noel Carroll is the Mellon Professor of the Humanities at Temple University and the author of Beyond Aesthetics (2001), A Philosophy of Mass Art (1999), and Interpreting the Moving Image (1998). Jinhee Choi is Assistant Professor of Film Studies at Carleton University. Her work has appeared in the Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism and The British Journal of Aesthetics.

Books By Author Jinhee Choi

Cine-Ethics by Jinhee Choi

Cine-Ethics

Hardback, November 2013
$201.60
South Korean Film Renaissance by Jinhee Choi

The South Korean Film Renaissance

Paperback, February 2010
$48.70
Horror to the Extreme by Jinhee Choi

Horror to the Extreme

Paperback, June 2009
$47.69
Philosophy of Film and Motion Pictures by Jinhee Choi

The Philosophy of Film and Motion Pictures

Hardback, July 2005
$154.76