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Film and ethics : what would you have done? / edited by Jacqui Miller.

Publication:
Newcastle upon Tyne, England : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (180 p.)
Series:
Liverpool Hope University studies in ethics series ; Volume 11.
Liverpool Hope University Studies in Ethics Series ; Volume 11
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Subjects:
Motion pictures -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book forms part of the multi-disciplinary Studies in Ethics Series from Liverpool Hope University. It explores the slipperiness of ethics as a concept and demonstrates the multiplicity of intellectual inquiry within contemporary Film Studies. At first glance, 'ethics' is not necessarily a subject conventionally associated with film. Film is often regarded as a form of 'lowbrow' popular culture, either offering bland entertainment or deliberately setting out to shock - or, more cynically...
Contents:
CONTENTS; FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE - "RAPE, ULTRA-VIOLENCE AND BEETHOVEN"; CHAPTER TWO - CONFESSIONS OF A NAZI SPY; CHAPTER THREE - THE UNWRITTEN MORAL CODE IN RECENT INDIAN CINEMA; CHAPTER FOUR - MORALITY, POLITICS AND SELF-INTEREST; CHAPTER FIVE - THE FILM SPECTATOR AS "BRICOLEUR"; CHAPTER SIX - THE WIRE; CHAPTER SEVEN - THE ETHICS OF INTIMACY; CHAPTER EIGHT - FROM FILTH TO FAME; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
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Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Miller, Jacqui, editor.
ISBN:
1-4438-6646-6
OCLC:
890530432