Ethical Dimensions of Film Theory, Practice and Spectatorship
|Series title:||Routledge Advances in Film Studies|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $140.00|
| Book Description: |
This volume looks at the significance and range of ethical questions that pertain to various film practices. Diverse philosophical traditions provide useful frameworks to discuss spectators' affective and emotional engagement with film, which can function as a moral ground for one's connection to others and to the world outside the self. These traditions encompass theories of emotion, phenomenology, the philosophy of compassion, and analytic and continental ethical thinking...