'House' and Philosophy

  • by Henry Jacoby
  • Narrated by Henry Jacoby
  • 8 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

An unauthorized look at the philosophical issues raised by one of today's most popular television shows: House.
House is one of the top three television dramas on the air, pulling in more than 19 million viewers for each episode. This latest book in the popular Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture series takes a deeper look at the characters and issues raised in this Emmy Award-winning medical drama, offering entertaining answers to the fascinating ethical questions viewers have about Dr. Gregory House and his medical team.

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loved it

all the references to other philosophical questions great
wish Hugh Laurie read it though good
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- charles

Nice pointers to dive into a few philosophers

I loved the precise references to the episodes.

I found enlightning the reflections about House's methods, behaviour, and values. The discussion about moral values and utilitarianism is very educative as well.

Narration is at a few moments difficult to listen because the voice drops very low.
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- Christian M. Adriano

Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-16-2010
  • Publisher: Audible Studios