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Contribution to Book
The Daily Show and philosophy: Moment of Zen in the art of fake news
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  • Jason Holt
  • Roben Torosyan, Fairfield University
Role

Editor: Jason Holt

Contributing Author: Roben Torosyan

Document Type
Book
Description/Summary
Roben Torosyan is a contributing author, "Public discourse and the Stewart model of critical thinking", p. 107-120. Book description: An entertaining and insightful examination of the Emmy-award winning American satirical news show, broadcast on Comedy Central in the US, and (in an edited edition) on More4 in the UK and CNN International around the world. * Includes discussion of both The Daily Show and its spin-off show, The Colbert Report * Showcases philosophers at their best, discussing truth, knowledge, reality and the American Way * Highlights the razor sharp critical skills of Jon Stewart and his colleagues * Faces tough and surprisingly funny questions about politics, religion, and power head on. - Publisher description.
ISBN
9781405163149
Publication Date
1-1-2007
Publication Information

Torosyan, R. (2007). Public discourse and the Stewart model ofcritical thinking. Refereed chapter in J. Holt (Ed.). The Daily Show and philosophy: Moment of Zen in the art of fake news (pp. 107-120). Oxford, UK: Blackwell.

Comments

Copyright 2007 Blackwell.

Citation Information
Jason Holt and Roben Torosyan. "The Daily Show and philosophy: Moment of Zen in the art of fake news" (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/roben_torosyan/3/