Peanuts and philosophy : you're a wise man, Charlie Brown!

by Richard Greene (Editor)

Other authorsRachel Robison-Greene (Editor)
Paper Book, 2016

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Available

Publication

Chicago, IL : Open Court, 2016.

Description

In Peanuts and Philosophy, twenty philosophers, from a diverse range of perspectives, look at different aspects of the Peanuts canon. How can the thoughts of children, who have yet to become grown-up, help us to become more grown up ourselves? Do we get good results from believing in something like the Great Pumpkin, even though we're disappointed every time? What can Linus's reactions to the leukemia of his friend Janice tell us about the stages of grief? Why don't we settle what's right and what's wrong by the simple method of asking Lucy? Is true happiness attainable without a warm puppy? D.

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4421
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