I'm currently reading "Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Philosophy". I… - John C. Kirk — LiveJournal
Jan. 6th, 2006
I'm currently reading "Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Philosophy". I bought this a few years ago, but I put it to one side, and I've only just got round to resuming it. It's a collection of essays (i.e. a different author in each chapter), and some are better than others, but on the whole it's quite interesting. I'll post longer thoughts when I've finished, but for now here's a sample quote:
"By decoupling the standard epistemological linkage of the social to the irrational, room can be made for a pluralist conception of knowledge in which the richly humanistic can coexist with the crisply formal."
I think it may be time to upgrade my "Griffin Savers Pocket Dictionary" (freebie from opening a Midland bank account when I was 10) to a copy of the OED...