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The Beatles and Philosophy (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

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Published by Open Court .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern Western philosophy, c 1600 to the present,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Philosophy / Movements / General,
  • Movements - General,
  • Beatles,
  • Music and philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMichael Baur (Editor), Steven A. Baur (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8019142M
    ISBN 100812696069
    ISBN 109780812696066

    Like earlier titles in this popular series, The Beatles and Philosophy discusses complex issues in an enjoyable, highly readable fashion. Click on the price to find out more about a book. New books: 1 - . The Beatles have had a diverse, ever-evolving spiritual journey since they first graced America with their music 50 years ago on the Ed Sullivan Show. From their controversial comment about being "more popular than Jesus" to later forays into eastern religion, the .

    Kevin S. Decker is Professor of Philosophy at Eastern Washington University. He has edited and contributed to several books in the Pop Culture and Philosophy series including The Ultimate Star Wars and Philosophy (), The Ultimate Star Trek and Philosophy (), and more. He also writes, acts, and produces "Men in Charge," a sketch-comedy show on Spokane Public Radio.   An entry in the "Popular Culture and Philosophy" series of books, which is now 25 volumes deep, The Beatles and Philosophy exploits the Fab Four's weakness for populist consciousness-raising by.

      Paul McCartney and George Harrison of the Beatles, live onstage at the Star-Club in Hamburg, Germany, circa May K & K Ulf Kruger OHG/Redferns/Getty. Book Description Open Court Publishing Co,U.S., United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. The most popular musical group of all time, the Beatles also brought serious thought to the bubble gum-scented world of pop and rock music, with adventurous, profound, and sometimes mysterious lyrics that veered from the deliberate absurdity of "I Am the /5().


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The Beatles and Philosophy book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The most popular musical group of all time, the Beatles /5. Any book about the Beatles will be enjoyable for me. I can't help but think of their music while I am reading, and that is a good thing.

But I did think the philosophical insights, while often on point, were extremely forced. The writers were often forcing Beatles lyrics into their prose as if that would make their philosophical case/5(10). Charles Darwin (–) first published this work in in two volumes.

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One of those most cited books in the Beatles canon, and for good reason. (The first edition came out in ) A book that analyses each song, and also has a very good introduction (an essay really) which begins with a quote by Aaron Copland: “If you want to know about the Sixties, play the music of the Beatles.” (pg.1)/5(20).

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About Author The Beatles: The book is written by the band or the members of the band itself. So there are a lot of the things you cannot expect unless you have seen them. The band was an English band and was one of the most amazing ones at that time.

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Much of the book was classic philosophical ideas followed by two or three lines from a Beatles song or a quick reference to a specific part of one of the Beatles lives that were "cited" hopefully to back up the me, the authors of this book were just using the Beatles as an excuse to talk about philosophy/5.

That book splits the difference between fan service and scholarship, but The Complete Beatles Recording Sessions transcends such distinctions by providing a riveting day-by-day account of how.

He presented them with signed copies of his work, "The Illustrated Book of Yoga." George Harrison was fascinated by the book and began studying yoga and Eastern religion. His wife, Pattie Boyd, encouraged him to study Eastern mysticism, Indian philosophy and become a vegetarian.

The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in The group, whose best-known line-up comprised John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, are regarded as the most influential band of all time.

They were integral to the development of s counterculture and popular music's recognition as an art form. Rooted in skiffle, beat and s rock and roll, their. In this lively new book, 20 Beatles-loving philosophers offer fresh insight into the lives and words of the Fab Four.

Among the topics investigated are the groups’ critique of consumer culture; John Lennon and the Cold War; Paul McCartney’s philosophy of love, community, and politics; the Beatles’ struggle against the inauthentic; the Brand: Open Court Publishing Company.

Having grown up in the 's and 's and having loved the Beatles, TM and the times of Peace, Love, and the "Dawning of the Age of Enlightenment", In this book Susan Shumsky gives an intimate and riveting account of her personal journey from learning TM in the age of the flower children, to becoming a teacher of TM, and rising up to being /5(52).

1. penguin readers level3 2. about 1 hour 30 minutes 3. the beatles / music / biography / formation / money / broke up / assassinate / family / the band 4. the book tells about the history (biography) of "the beatles". the beatles came from liverpool in England. the relationship between the band, with thier very differnet personalities, is an important theme in this story/5(14).

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Walter Lippmann () was the author of many books on political thought and was widely considered America’s most distinguished syndicated addition to being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, he won two Pulitzer Prizes for his newspaper column “Today and Tomorrow,” which appeared in the New YorkHerald Tribune.

Paul Roazen () was professor Price: $ The Vultures were originally going to be voiced by The band's manager, Brian Epstein, approached the Disney studios about having The Beatles appear in the film, and Disney had his animators create the Vultures specifically to be voiced by the when Epstein took the idea to the Beatles, John Lennon vetoed the idea, and told Epstein to tell Disney he should hire Elvis Presley.

The religious views of the English rock band the Beatles evolved over time and differed between members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. Although all four Beatles were associated with either Protestantism or Roman Catholicism in their childhood, they had all abandoned their religious upbringings by Inwhile filming for Help.

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After the Beatles disbanded inGeorge continues to lambaste the music industry, casts some shade on Paul McCartney (“Paul’s really writing .Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, and the Philosophy of Rock and Roll.

He has served as a professor of English at Baruch College in New York, he holds a PhD from the City University of New York's Graduate Center, he has written for American Songwriter magazine and the Journal of Religion and Popular Culture, and he works at Vanderbilt.