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Visions of virtue in popular film / Joseph H. Kupfer.

Kupfer, Joseph H.
[1999], ©1999
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Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, [1999], ©1999.

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xi, 236 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.


Film criticism and virtue theory -- Virtue and happiness in Groundhog Day -- The work of love in the African Queen -- The virtues of Parenthood -- Language, community, and evil in Rob Roy -- Fresh phronesis -- Character in crisis: reluctant heroes in Jaws and Aliens.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2009. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.


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