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The world according to Star Wars

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Publisher:
Dey Street Books,
Pub. Date:
[2016]
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Description
"In this fun, erudite, and often moving book, Cass R. Sunstein explores the lessons of Star Wars as they relate to childhood, fathers, the Dark Side, rebellion, and redemption. As it turns out, Star Wars also has a lot to teach us about constitutional law, economics, and political uprisings. Sunstein tells the story of the films wildly unanticipated success and explores why some things succeed while others fail. Ultimately, Sunstein argues, Star Wars is about freedom of choice and our never-ending ability to make the right decision when the chips are down. Written with buoyant prose and considerable heart, The World According to Star Wars shines a bright new light on the most beloved story of our time."--Adapted from dust jacket.
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9780062484222
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subject_facetPhilosophy
Philosophy in literature
Philosophy in motion pictures
Star Wars films -- Miscellanea
Trivia and miscellanea
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Philosophy in motion pictures
Star Wars films