The Resource Who is Who? : the Philosophy of Doctor Who

Who is Who? : the Philosophy of Doctor Who

Label
Who is Who? : the Philosophy of Doctor Who
Title
Who is Who?
Title remainder
the Philosophy of Doctor Who
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When you have been wandering the cosmos from one end of eternity to another for nearly a thousand years, what's your philosophy of life, the universe, and everything?Doctor Who is 50 years' old in 2013. Through its long life on television and beyond it has inspired much debate due to the richness and complexity of the metaphysical and moral issues that it poses. This is the first in-depth philosophical investigation of Doctor Who in popular culture. From 1963's An Unearthly Child through the latest series, it considers continuity and change in the pictures that the programme paints of the
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
791.45/72
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.77.D6273
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Who is Who? : the Philosophy of Doctor Who
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-231) and index
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  • net
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
PREFACE; INTRODUCTION: 'GERONIMO!'; 1. Lost in Time: The Uncanny Experience of Wandering in the Fourth Dimension; 2. Exterminate! Evil Must be Fought; 3. We all depend on the beast below: The Monstrous Other; 4. The Ethics of the Last of the Time Lords: A cosmic Prometheus; 5. Not the Man he was: Regenerating the Doctor; 6. Speaking Treason Fluently: Can you hear the Sound of Empires Toppling?; 7. Did I mention it also travels in time?: Rewriting History, Line by Line; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn862050279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857722966
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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532377c3-5494-4370-b523-b1a783bcfd7a
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29550336
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862050279
  • pebcs0857722964

Library Locations

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