The Resource Shows about nothing : nihilism in popular culture, Thomas S. Hibbs

Shows about nothing : nihilism in popular culture, Thomas S. Hibbs

Label
Shows about nothing : nihilism in popular culture
Title
Shows about nothing
Title remainder
nihilism in popular culture
Statement of responsibility
Thomas S. Hibbs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hibbs, Thomas S
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.N55
LC item number
H53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nihilism (Philosophy) in motion pictures
  • Nihilism (Philosophy) on television
  • Good and evil in motion pictures
  • Culture in motion pictures
Label
Shows about nothing : nihilism in popular culture, Thomas S. Hibbs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and indexes
Contents
Nihilism, American style -- The quest for evil -- The negative zone : suburban familial malaise in American beauty, Revolutionary road, and Mad men -- Normal nihilism as comic : Seinfeld, Trainspotting, and Pulp fiction -- Romanticism and nihilism -- Defense against the dark arts : from Se7en to the Dark knight and Harry Potter -- God got involved : sacred quests and overcoming nihilism -- Feels like the movies
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 257 p.
Isbn
9781602583788
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021756
Other control number
40020528525
System control number
  • 3955016-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3955016
  • (Sirsi) o729574194
  • (OCoLC)729574194
Label
Shows about nothing : nihilism in popular culture, Thomas S. Hibbs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and indexes
Contents
Nihilism, American style -- The quest for evil -- The negative zone : suburban familial malaise in American beauty, Revolutionary road, and Mad men -- Normal nihilism as comic : Seinfeld, Trainspotting, and Pulp fiction -- Romanticism and nihilism -- Defense against the dark arts : from Se7en to the Dark knight and Harry Potter -- God got involved : sacred quests and overcoming nihilism -- Feels like the movies
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvii, 257 p.
Isbn
9781602583788
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021756
Other control number
40020528525
System control number
  • 3955016-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3955016
  • (Sirsi) o729574194
  • (OCoLC)729574194

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