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Superman and philosophy [electronic resource] : What Would the Man of Steel Do. William Irwin.

Irwin, William. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781118541692 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781118589045 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: Go beyond the cape and into the mind of the Man of Steel, in time for release of Zack Snyder's Man of Steel movie and Superman's 75th anniversaryHe has thrilled millions for 75 years, with a legacy that transcends national, cultural, and generational borders, but is there more to the Man of Steel than just your average mythic superhero in a cape? The 20 chapters in this book present a fascinating exploration of some of the deeper philosophical questions raised by Superman, the Last Son of Krypton and the newest hero in the Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture arsenal.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 23471 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 415 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Current Events.
Philosophy.
Genre: Electronic books.

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