The Ultimate Star Wars and Philosophy

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  • Author : Jason T. Eberl
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • ISBN : 1119038065
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The Ultimate Star Wars and Philosophy

The Ultimate Star Wars and Philosophy
  • Author : Jason T. Eberl,Kevin S. Decker
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 12 October 2015
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Does it take faith to be a Jedi? Are droids capable of thought? Should Jar Jar Binks be held responsible for the rise of the Empire? Presenting entirely new essays, no aspect of the myth and magic of George Lucas’s creation is left philosophically unexamined in The Ultimate Star Wars and Philosophy. The editors of the original Star Wars and Philosophy strike back in this Ultimate volume that encompasses the complete Star Wars universe Presents the most far-reaching examination

The Gospel according to Star Wars

The Gospel according to Star Wars
  • Author : John C. McDowell
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release : 02 March 2007
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Star Wars is one of the most beloved movie series of all time, and in this book John McDowell explores the many spiritual themes that weave throughout the six films. From the Force to the dark side, the issues discussed in the films have a moral and spiritual complexity that, if paid attention to, can help us better understand our place in the world and our relation to others and to God. George Lucas, the creator of Star Wars, did

Star Wars Search and Find These ARE the Droids You re Looking For

Star Wars Search and Find  These ARE the Droids You re Looking For
  • Author : Daniel Wallace
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 12 October 2021
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Can you find these droids before the Stormtroopers do? Search for R2-D2, C-3PO, BB-8, and more of your favorite Star Wars droids in this interactive search-and-find with locations from across the Skywalker Saga. The Stormtroopers are looking for droids, and your mission is to find R2-D2, C-3PO, BB-8, and other Star Wars droids and characters as they journey throughout the galaxy in this interactive search-and-find. With nine scenes from Naboo, Hoth, Exegol, and other locations from

Interpreting Star Wars

Interpreting Star Wars
  • Author : Miles Booy
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release : 14 January 2021
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Upon its initial release in 1977, many critics regarded Star Wars as a childish retort to the mature American cinema of the seventies. Though full of sound and fury, some felt that it signified nothing. Four decades later, the significations are multiple as interpretations of the film's strange imagery and metaphoric potential continue to pile up. Interpreting Star Wars analyses and contextualises the dominant trends in Star Wars interpretation from the earliest reviews, through Lucasfilm's attempts to use its position as

Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles

Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles
  • Author : Landry Q. Walker
  • Publisher : DK Children
  • Release : 03 April 2018
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The definitive guide to the vehicles from a galaxy far, far away... Learn all about your favorite Star Wars(TM) vehicles, from the A-wing to the Y-wing. Don't know your X-wing from your Y-wing? Not sure what type of craft Slave I is? Look no further than the Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles. From the swamps of Kashyyyk to the deserts of Jakku, from inner-city Coruscant to the vastness of hyperspace, this new Star Wars book will

The Science of Star Wars

The Science of Star Wars
  • Author : Mark Brake,Jon Chase
  • Publisher : Racehorse
  • Release : 15 November 2016
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Discover the science behind the most popular sci-fi franchise of all time! Capturing the imagination and hearts of crowds worldwide, Star Wars is a fantastic feat of science fiction and fantasy. The Science of Star Wars addresses 50 topics that span the movies’ universe such as battle technology, alien life, space travel, etc. You’ll find fascinating explorations of the physics of Star Wars, its plausibility, and more. The perfect Star Wars gift for fans of the saga, this book addresses

From a Certain Point of View Star Wars

From a Certain Point of View  Star Wars
  • Author : Renée Ahdieh,Meg Cabot,Pierce Brown,Nnedi Okorafor,Sabaa Tahir
  • Publisher : Del Rey
  • Release : 03 October 2017
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A one-of-a-kind Star Wars experience that sheds new light on the original film. On May 25, 1977, the world was introduced to Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, C-3PO, R2-D2, Chewbacca, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Darth Vader, and a galaxy full of possibilities. In honor of the fortieth anniversary, more than forty contributors lend their vision to this retelling of Star Wars. Each of the forty short stories reimagines a moment from the original film, but through the

Lucasfilm

Lucasfilm
  • Author : Cyrus R.K. Patell
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 15 July 2021
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From A New Hope to The Rise of Skywalker and beyond, this book offers the first complete assessment and philosophical exploration of the Star Wars universe. Lucasfilm examines the ways in which these iconic films were shaped by global cultural mythologies and world cinema, as well as philosophical ideas from the fields of aesthetics and political theory, and now serve as a platform for public philosophy. Cyrus R. K. Patell also looks at how this ever-expanding universe of cultural products

How the Force Can Fix the World

How the Force Can Fix the World
  • Author : Stephen Kent
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 09 November 2021
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From widespread unemployment and mounting international hostilities, every day we are swept into more political chaos—so one brave man looks to the Star Wars universe for answers to our most urgent problems. “You can’t stop the change — anymore than you can stop the sun from setting.” Anakin Skywalker was never able to live with this wisdom shared by his mother on the day he left home to train as a Jedi Knight. That failure led him to becoming

Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope

Star Wars  Episode IV  A New Hope
  • Author : George Lucas
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 04 May 2017
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The Official 40th Anniversary Collector's Edition A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away . . . Luke Skywalker was a twenty-year-old who lived and worked on his uncle's farm on the remote planet of Tatooine...and he was bored beyond belief. He yearned for adventures that would take him beyond the farthest galaxies. But he got much more than he bargained for.... Rediscover the classic adventure with this 40th Anniversary special ediion, published for the first time in hardback with

The Star Wars Phenomenon in Britain

The Star Wars Phenomenon in Britain
  • Author : Craig Stevens
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 05 March 2018
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Among the top-grossing Hollywood blockbusters of all time, Star Wars launched one of the most successful movie and licensing franchises in history. Yet much of the film's backstory was set in Britain, where the original trilogy was made and where early efforts at tie-in merchandising were spearheaded. The author provides a detailed account of the saga's British connection, including personal recollections of fans in the UK, exclusive interviews with staff members of Palitoy who took on the challenge of producing

A New Dawn Star Wars

A New Dawn  Star Wars
  • Author : John Jackson Miller
  • Publisher : Del Rey
  • Release : 02 September 2014
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A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. . . . “The war is over. The Separatists have been defeated, and the Jedi rebellion has been foiled. We stand on the threshold of a new beginning.”—Emperor Palpatine For a thousand generations, the Jedi Knights brought peace and order to the Galactic Republic, aided by their connection to the mystical energy field known as the Force. But they were betrayed—and the entire galaxy has paid the price. It is the