Family Guy and Philosophy

Family Guy and Philosophy

A Cure for the Petarded

Book - 2007
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Family Guy and Philosophy brings together low-brow,potty-mouthed, cartoon humor and high-brow philosophical reflectionto deliver an outrageously hilarious and clever exploration of oneof TV's most unrelenting families. Ok, it's not thathigh-brow.

A sharp, witty and absurd exploration of one oftelevision's most unrelenting families, the stars of one ofthe biggest-selling TV series ever on DVD, now in its fourthseason
Tackles the perennial positions of Family Guy at thesame time as contemplating poignant philosophical issues
Takes an introspective look at what this show can teach usabout ethics, ego, religion, death, and of course,time-travel
Considers whether Family Guy is really a vehicle forconservative politics, and whether we should be offended by theshow, as well as diving into the philosophy of the cast
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2007
ISBN: 9781405163163
Branch Call Number: 791.4572 FAM
Characteristics: p. cm
Additional Contributors: Wisnewski, Jeremy


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