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Philosophy Through Popular Culture: General

A guide to publications using popular culture as a vehicle for philosophy.

General Works about Philosophy and Popular Culture

Cathcart, Thomas. Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates: Using Philosophy (and Jokes!) to Explain Life, Death, the Afterlife, and Everything In Between, BD444 C38 2009.

Gracia, Jorge J. E. Philosophy and the Interpretation of Pop Culture. 2006.

Irwin, William, and David Kyle Johnson, eds. Introducing Philosophy through Pop Culture: From Socrates to South Park, Hume to House. B59 I59 2010.