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I Watch, Therefore I Am: From Socrates to Sartre, the Great Mysteries of Life as Explained Through Howdy Doody, Marcia Brady, Homer Simpson, Don Drape

Human Science


by
Gregory Bergman and Peter Archer

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM free

Language: English

Let Gilligan’s Island teach you about situational ethics.

Learn about epistemology from The Brady Bunch.

Explore Aristotle’s Poetics by watching 24.

Television has grappled with a wide range of philosophical conundrums. According to the networks, it’s the ultimate source of all knowledge in the universe! So why not look to the small screen for answers to all of humanity’s dilemmas?

There’s not a single issue discussed by the great thinkers of the past that hasn’t been hashed out between commercials in shows like Mad Men and Leave It to Beaver. So fix yourself a snack, settle into the couch, grab the remote . . . and prepare to be enlightened.

Let Gilligan’s Island teach you about situational ethics.

Learn about epistemology from The Brady Bunch.

Explore Aristotle’s Poetics by watching 24.

Television has grappled with a wide range of philosophical conundrums. According to the networks, it’s the ultimate source of all knowledge in the universe! So why not look to the small screen for answers to all of humanity’s dilemmas?

There’s not a single issue discussed by the great thinkers of the past that hasn’t… (more)

Let Gilligan’s Island teach you about situational ethics.

Learn about epistemology from The Brady Bunch.

Explore Aristotle’s Poetics by watching 24.

Television has grappled with a wide range of philosophical conundrums. According to the networks, it’s the ultimate source of all knowledge in the universe! So why not look to the small screen for answers to all of humanity’s dilemmas?

There’s not a single issue discussed by the great thinkers of the past that hasn’t been hashed out between commercials in shows like Mad Men and Leave It to Beaver. So fix yourself a snack, settle into the couch, grab the remote . . . and prepare to be enlightened.

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