Beloit College Magazine

Summer 2013 (August 1, 2013 at 12:00 am)

Planet of the Apes and Philosophy: Great Apes Think Alike


Share this
July 31, 2013 at 10:55 am

Planet of the Apes and Philosophy

 

Edited by John Huss’87
Open Court Publishing Company
Chicago, Ill., 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Philosophy and pop culture continue to make happy bedfellows in Planet of the Apes and Philosophy, the newest in a series of such books looking at the ideas of great philosophers through the lens of television, film, music, and other elements of pop culture. This volume, edited by John Huss’87, features nearly two dozen essays, including one by Beloit’s Keefer Professor Tom McBride. Huss teaches philosophy at the University of Akron and is a research associate for genetic research ethics and law at Case Western Reserve University. Huss also co-edited Johnny Cash and Philosophy: The Burning Ring of Truth, published in 2008.

Add a comment

Name:*
Comment:*
The following fields are not to be filled out. Skip to Submit Button.
Not Comment:
(This is here to trap robots. Don't put any text here.)
Not URL:
(This is here to trap robots. Don't put any text here.)
Avoid:
(This is here to trap robots. Don't put any text here.)