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Jurassic Park and Philosophy: The Truth Is Terrifying

edited by Nicolas Michaud and Jessica Watkins
Format
Book
Published
Chicago : Open Court, [2014]
Language
English
Series
Popular Culture and Philosophy
ISBN
9780812698473, 0812698479, 9780812698503, 0812698509
Contents
  • We Spared No Expense
  • PRESENT AT THE CREATION
  • Damn You, Michael Crichton! / Nicolas Michaud and Jessica Watkins
  • Let the Raptors Run! / Greg Littmann
  • The Past in a Petri Dish / David Freeman
  • Runaway Memes / Brendan Shea
  • Beer and Dinosaurs / Adam Barkman and Nathan Verbaan
  • LIFE HAS LOST ITS WAY
  • Why Not Play God? / Vincent Billard
  • Is the Essence in the Amber? / Evan Edwards
  • Bring Back the Dinosaurs! / John R. Fitzpatrick
  • Flea-Market Capitalism / Timothy Sexton
  • Do Dinosaurs Really Scare Us? / Michael J. Muniz
  • UNNATURAL SELECTION
  • What's It Like to Be a T. rex? / Rick Stoody
  • Feathering the Truth / Brandon Kempner
  • Raptor Rights / John V. Karavitis
  • If Dinosaurs Were People ... / Skyler King
  • Who Gets a Second Chance? / Lisa Kadonaga
  • STAYING ALIVE
  • Superiority Is Our Weakness? / Christopher Ketcham
  • You Monkeywrenching Bastard! / Seth M. Walker
  • What We Leave Behind / Tim Jones
  • It's Only Natural to Blame Technology / Daniel Kokotz
  • Decline of the Meatosaurus / Kenn Fisher
  • How Ethics Can Save You from Being Eaten / Roger Hunt
  • DEATH IS MY DESTINATION
  • When You Go Extinct, You Don't Get to Come Back / Nicolas Michaud
  • Playing God in Jurassic Park / Jeff Ewing
  • How Much Are Your Grandchildren Worth? / Janelle Potzsch
  • Chaos and the Inevitable Collapse / David L. Morgan
  • A T. rex Swallowed My Pride / Michael D. Stark and A.G. Holdier
  • How to Avoid Extinction / Trip McCrossin.
Description
xiii, 285 pages ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Statement
Popular culture and philosophy ; volume 82
Popular culture and philosophy v. 82
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