Anime and Philosophy: Wide Eyed Wonder (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Anime and Philosophy: Wide Eyed Wonder (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

Josef Steiff


Anime and Philosophy makes a speciality of many of the most-loved, most-intriguing anime movies and sequence, in addition to lesser-known works, to discover what lies at their middle. Astro Boy, Dragon Ball Z, Ghost within the Shell, and Spirited Away are only some of the motion pictures analyzed during this e-book. In those tales approximately monsters, robots, childrens, and spirits who grapple with the real questions in lifestyles we discover perception an important to our occasions: classes on morality, justice, and heroism, in addition to meditations on id, the soul, and the that means — or meaninglessness — of existence. Anime has develop into a global phenomenon, achieving throughout genres, mediums, and cultures. For these considering why such a lot of humans love anime or for die-hard lovers who need to know extra, Anime and Philosophy offers a deeper appreciation of the artwork and storytelling of this distinct jap culture.

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