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Title The golden compass and philosophy : God bites and dust / edited by Richard Greene and Rachel Robison
Imprint Chicago, Ill. : Open Court, 2009
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  PR6066.U44 Z665 2009    AVAILABLE    30520020714144
Descript xii, 188 p. ; 23 cm
Series Popular culture and philosophy ; v. 43
Popular culture and philosophy ; v. 43
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Angels and dæmons and bears (oh my)! -- When you stopped believing in God did you stop believing in good and evil? -- Thus spake Philip Pullman / Randall E. Auxier -- One of these gods is not like the other / Rachel Robison -- Is Philip Pullman corrupting the young? / Abrol Fairweather -- Faith and circumcision / Wayne Yuen -- Tell them stories, they need the truth, you must tell them true stories and everything will be well, just tell them stories -- The truth in Lyra's lies / Kiera Vaclavik --The many phases of Lyra / Margaret Mackey -- Kicking up some dust / Mary Harris Russell -- All the history of human life has been a struggle between wisdom and stupidity -- Cuts like a knife / Randall E. Auxier -- Is Lyra free enough to be a hero? / Nicolas Michaud -- Could the magisterium be right? / Nicolas Michaud -- Was there only one world after all, which spent its time dreaming of others? -- Worlds of possibility / Hannah Finley -- Lyra's journey to the world of the dead / Angela Rhyan Harris and Paul Baer -- Why the dead choose death / Richard Greene
Subject Pullman, Philip, 1946- Northern lights
Pullman, Philip, 1946- -- Philosophy
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism
Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism
Philosophy in literature
Alt Author Greene, Richard, 1961 Sept. 2-
Robison, Rachel, 1983-
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