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Title The philosophy of Ang Lee / edited by Robert Arp, Adam Barkman, and James McRae.
Published Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2013]
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 Floor4  PN1998.3.L438 P48 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description 303 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Series The philosophy of popular culture
Philosophy of popular culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Conquering the self: Daoism, Confucianism, and the price of freedom in Crouching tiger, hidden dragon / James McRae -- What do you know of my heart? The role of sense and sensibility in Ang Lee's Sense and sensibility and Crouching tiger, hidden dragon / Renée Köhler-Ryan and Sydney Palmer -- The Confucian cowboy aesthetic / Michael Thompson -- East meets western: the eastern philosophy of Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain / Jeff Bush -- Landscape and gender in Ang Lee's Sense and sensibility and Brokeback Mountain / Misty Jameson and Patricia Brace -- Can't get no satisfaction: desires, rituals, and the search for harmony in Eat drink man woman / Carl J. Dull -- Paternalism, virtue ethics, and Ang Lee: does father really know best? / Ronda Lee Roberts -- Lust, caution: a case for perception, unimpeded / Basileios Kroustallis -- The power to go beyond God's boundaries? Hulk, human nature, and some ethical concerns thereof / Adam Barkman -- Displacement, deception, and disorder: Ang Lee's discourse of identity / Timothy M. Dale and Joseph J. Foy -- Subverting heroic violence: Ang Lee's Taking Woodstock and Hulk as antiwar narratives / David Zietsma -- Homo migrans: desexualization in Ang Lee's Taking Woodstock / Nancy Kang -- Because of the molecules: The ice storm and the philosophy of love and recognition / Susanne Schmetkamp -- It's existential: negative space and nothingness in The ice storm / David Koepsell -- The ice storm: what is impending? / George T. Hole -- All's fair in love and war? Machiavelli and Ang Lee's Ride with the devil / James Edwin Mahon.
Subject Lee, Ang, 1954- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Philosophy in motion pictures.
Related Names Arp, Robert, editor of compilation.
Barkman, Adam, 1979- editor of compilation.
McRae, James, 1976- editor of compilation.
ISBN 9780813141664 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
0813141664 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
9780813141695 (epub)
9780813141701 (pdf)
0813141699 (epub)
0813141702 (pdf)
Standard # 40022472245
OCLC number 818735086