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The Resource The world according to Star Wars, Cass R. Sunstein

The world according to Star Wars, Cass R. Sunstein

Label
The world according to Star Wars
Title
The world according to Star Wars
Statement of responsibility
Cass R. Sunstein
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A deeply original celebration of George Lucas's masterpiece as it relates to history, presidential politics, law, economics, fatherhood, and culture by Harvard legal scholar and former White House regulatory czar"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/75
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The world according to Star Wars, Cass R. Sunstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Learning from Star Wars -- I am your father : the heroic journey of George Lucas -- The movie no one liked : an expected flop becomes the defining work of our time -- Secrets of success : was Star Wars awesome, well-timed, or just very lucky? -- Thirteen ways of looking at Star Wars : of Christianity, Oedipus, politics, economics, and Darth Jar Jar -- Fathers and sons : you can be redeemed, especially if your kid really likes you -- Freedom of choice : it's not about destiny or prophecy -- Rebels : why empires fall, why resistance fighters (and terrorists) rise -- Constitutional episodes : free speech, sex equality, and same-sex marriage as episodes -- The Force and the monomyth : of magic, God, and humanity's very favorite tale -- Our myth, ourselves : why Star Wars gets to us
Control code
sky280057021
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 223 pages
Isbn
9780062484222
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016003312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The world according to Star Wars, Cass R. Sunstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Learning from Star Wars -- I am your father : the heroic journey of George Lucas -- The movie no one liked : an expected flop becomes the defining work of our time -- Secrets of success : was Star Wars awesome, well-timed, or just very lucky? -- Thirteen ways of looking at Star Wars : of Christianity, Oedipus, politics, economics, and Darth Jar Jar -- Fathers and sons : you can be redeemed, especially if your kid really likes you -- Freedom of choice : it's not about destiny or prophecy -- Rebels : why empires fall, why resistance fighters (and terrorists) rise -- Constitutional episodes : free speech, sex equality, and same-sex marriage as episodes -- The Force and the monomyth : of magic, God, and humanity's very favorite tale -- Our myth, ourselves : why Star Wars gets to us
Control code
sky280057021
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 223 pages
Isbn
9780062484222
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016003312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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