By Kevin S. Decker
ISBN-13: 9781118572672A probability to humanity portending the top of our species lurks within the chilly recesses of area. Our merely wish is an eleven-year-old boy.
Celebrating the long-awaited liberate of the motion picture version of Orson Scott Card’s novel approximately hugely educated baby geniuses battling a race of invading extraterrestrial beings, this number of unique essays probes key philosophical questions raised within the narrative, together with the ethics of kid infantrymen, politics on the net, and the morality of warfare and genocide.
- Original essays dissect the various philosophical questions raised in Card’s best-selling sci-fi vintage, winner of the Nebula and Hugo Awards and which has been translated in 29 languages
- Publication coincides with deliberate unlock of significant movie variation of Ender’s Game starring Asa Butterfield and Harrison Ford
- Treats a wealth of center modern concerns in morality and ethics, together with baby infantrymen, the simplest form of schooling and the use and misuse of world communications for political purposes
- A stand-out addition to the Blackwell Philosophy and dad tradition series