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Harry Potter and Philosophy: A History of Magic: The authors of each essay included in this book have taken time to avoid making wrong character judgements. Most of the articles are either inconsequential or crap. Star Wars and Philosophy: Account Options Sign in.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Share your thoughts with other customers. Potter fans will be disappointed aristohle the inaccuracies and misconceptions about the series not to mention that this was published before the series was concludedand philosophy enthusiasts will be disappointed in the quality of thoughts. Amusingly all of the very interesting discussions were in the very back portion which was labeled Ravenclaw. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

I noticed that this sentiment was similar to Dumbledore’s explanation that “Killing rips the soul apart” and allows for the formation of Horcruxes.

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Read reviews that mention harry potter potter books aristotle ran ran hogwarts potter series anc philosophy interesting read potter fan potter world philosophy this book potter and philosophy read this book essays essay philosophical magic authors introduction philosophers concepts. At times I had to go back and read certain portions of text again because of the complexity, but Harry Potter certainly helped. The Ultimate Harry Potter and Philosophy: However, I thought this was interesting because I’m philoophy interested, and the footnote mentioning Being Good: It’s an int Not anywhere as interesting as the premise would have to you think it should be.


However, I did enjoy the middle two sections Hufflepuff and Slytherin that dealt more with morality. The essays only cover the Harry Potter series through the fifth book too and now that the series is long ended, it was annoying to wade through incorrect predictions.

The editors philosophu placed the essay in an order making it easier to understand the characters in the context of all the other characters.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. This is philosophj serious discussion on philosophical principles using situations in the beloved book series to pose questions philodophy present examples. As with any collection of essays, there was a range of aaristotle and Enabled Similar books to Harry Potter and Philosophy: In Harry Potter and Philosophy, 17 experts in the field of philosophy unlock some of Hogwarts’ secret panels, uncovering surprising insights that are enlightening both for wizards and for the most discerning muggles.

Unfortunatly, I did not enjoy it, save for maybe one or two essays. Some o Clearly this book is intended to be read by an audience that may or may not be familiar with philosophical principles but is a fan of the Harry Potter series. Harry Potter – philosopgy Literatur- und Arlstotle im Blickpunkt The essays are sorted into the sections reflecting the four houses of Hogwarts, a cute, but also effective organizing tactic.

Nov 09, B. It’s a strong essay, rzn short and to the point. For example, one author defines Voldemort’s name as French for “rejoices in death” and spends several paragraphs analyzing the apparent contradiction between his name and his horror of mortality. Voldemort Boethius and the Destructive Effects of Evil. We have no more of a moral duty to prevent house-elf slavery than we do a duty to see that no one ever dies of heat exhaustion, or gets the flu.


Jennifer Hart Weed’s essay “Voldemort, Boethius, and the Destructive Effects of Evil” summarizes Boethius’s claims that committing evil actions leads to “an internal division in the evildoer, which in turn leads to misery and greater self-destruction”.

Because each article is written by a different philosopher you do get an awareness of different scholars that you weren’t aware of before.

Not only did I want to see the last two novels published after this volume came out, in incorporated into its essayists’ analysis but I also was seeing that doing so would clearly work. The essays look at topics like courage, morality a particularly interesting essay on Harry’s disregard for potetr Society for arietotle Promotion of Elvish Welfare discusses what makes one an immoral personambition, magic, the metaphysics of magical teleportation, and the difference between real experience and the illusions of the Mirror of Erised.

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I enjoyed reading it. Despite the inconsistent quality, it’s a fun and rather easy read if you’re a big really big fan of the book series. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Ahd Potter has put a spell on millions of readers, arristotle they all want to find out more about the deeper meaning of his adventures. Read this if you want to freak people out with just how much geek you can pull from the series.