Seinfeld and Philosophy: A Book about Everything and Nothing (Large Print 16pt)
ReadHowYouWant.com, Limited, Aug 24, 2010 - 360 pages
How is Jerry like Socrates? Is it rational for George to ''do the opposite? '' Would Simone de Beauvoir say that Elaine is a feminist? Is Kramer stuck in Kierkegaard's aesthetic stage? Seinfeld and Philosophy is both an enlightening look at the most popular sitcom of the decade and an entertaining introduction to philosophy via Seinfeld's plots and characters. These fourteen essays, which explore the ideas of Plato, Aristotle, Lao-Tzu, Heidegger, Kant, Marx, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Sartre, and Wittgenstein, will show readers how to be masters of their philosophical domain.
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Review: Seinfeld and Philosophy: A Book about Everything and Nothing (Popular Culture and Philosophy #1)User Review - Rob - Goodreads
Overall an interesting book, but it was apparent that some writers were either bigger fans of Seinfeld than philosophy, or visa versa. A few writers met the balance and wrote interesting pieces. Read full review
Review: Seinfeld and Philosophy: A Book about Everything and Nothing (Popular Culture and Philosophy #1)User Review - Nicole Pramik - Goodreads
This was the very first volume in Open Court Publishing's Pop Culture and Philosophy series, which now has expanded to over 80 titles and counting. As a side note, I've been a contributor for some of ... Read full review