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Neil Gaiman and Philosophy: Gods Gone Wild!

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Neil Gaiman is the imaginative wizard behind the best-selling novels American Gods (soon to be an HBO series) and The Anansi Boys, the graphic series The Sandman, and popular children’s books like Coraline and The Graveyard Book.
Neil Gaiman and Philosophy looks at Gaiman’s work through a philosophical lens. How does fantasy interact with reality and what can each tell us a
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Paperback, 208 pages
Published June 12th 2012 by Open Court (first published June 1st 2012)
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Jutta
Oct 27, 2014 Jutta rated it it was ok
i keep reading these philosophy books and keep being disappointed. i get that they have to tie philosophy to the essays, but it gets boring after a while.
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Aug 14, 2014 verbava rated it liked it
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як і більшість схожих книжок, збірник доволі нерівний: так, філософією можна займатися про що завгодно, але в когось це виходить ліпше, а в когось – гірше.
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Nov 17, 2012 Bobbssw rated it it was amazing
Once again a mixture of short sections looking at various ways Neil Gaiman's how work reflect the world we live in today. Like all the "the Philosophy" books the articles are hit and miss but all worth a read.
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Sep 30, 2013 Wayne rated it it was amazing
I co-edited this book! :)
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