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The Resource Like a splinter in your mind : the philosophy behind the Matrix trilogy / Matt Lawrence

Like a splinter in your mind : the philosophy behind the Matrix trilogy / Matt Lawrence

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Like a splinter in your mind : the philosophy behind the Matrix trilogy / Matt Lawrence
Title
Like a splinter in your mind
Title remainder
the philosophy behind the Matrix trilogy / Matt Lawrence
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Lawrence, Matt
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Like a splinter in your mind : the philosophy behind the Matrix trilogy / Matt Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Are sentient machines possible?
  • 5.
  • The problem is choice : control, free will, and causal determinism
  • 6.
  • How to really bake your noodle : time, fate, and the problem of foreknowledge
  • 7.
  • Virtual bodies : the construction of race and gender in the Matrix
  • 8.
  • Agent Smith's moral challenge
  • Matrix quotations legend
  • 9.
  • De-cyphering right and wrong
  • 10.
  • There is no spoon : reflections on the material world
  • 11.
  • Morpheus and the leap of faith
  • 12.
  • Facing the absurd : existentialism for humans and programs
  • 13.
  • The Tao of the code
  • Introduction : jacking into the philosophy behind the Matrix
  • 14.
  • Overcoming your own Matrix
  • Matrix cast of characters
  • Matrix glossary
  • 1.
  • Before the philosophy : understanding the films
  • 2.
  • Tumbling down the rabbit hole : knowledge, reality, and the pit of skepticism
  • 3.
  • Mind and body in Zion
Control code
8350925
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 224 p.
Isbn
9781405125246
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004005405
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2004005405
  • (BNAtoc) 2004005405
Label
Like a splinter in your mind : the philosophy behind the Matrix trilogy / Matt Lawrence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Are sentient machines possible?
  • 5.
  • The problem is choice : control, free will, and causal determinism
  • 6.
  • How to really bake your noodle : time, fate, and the problem of foreknowledge
  • 7.
  • Virtual bodies : the construction of race and gender in the Matrix
  • 8.
  • Agent Smith's moral challenge
  • Matrix quotations legend
  • 9.
  • De-cyphering right and wrong
  • 10.
  • There is no spoon : reflections on the material world
  • 11.
  • Morpheus and the leap of faith
  • 12.
  • Facing the absurd : existentialism for humans and programs
  • 13.
  • The Tao of the code
  • Introduction : jacking into the philosophy behind the Matrix
  • 14.
  • Overcoming your own Matrix
  • Matrix cast of characters
  • Matrix glossary
  • 1.
  • Before the philosophy : understanding the films
  • 2.
  • Tumbling down the rabbit hole : knowledge, reality, and the pit of skepticism
  • 3.
  • Mind and body in Zion
Control code
8350925
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 224 p.
Isbn
9781405125246
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004005405
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2004005405
  • (BNAtoc) 2004005405

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