Table of contents for Hitchcock and philosophy : dial M for metaphysics / edited by David Baggett and William A. Drumin.

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Acknowledgments									
Being Alfred Hitchcock								
Part I The Mystery of Everyday Life							
1. Sabotage: Chaos Unleashed and the Impossibility of Utopia
 WILLIAM A. DRUMIN							
2. Shadow of a Doubt: Secrets, Lies, and the Search for the Truth
 ANGELA CURRAN								
3. Rope: Nietzsche and the Art of Murder
 SHAI BIDERMAN and ELIANA JACOBOWITZ				
Part II Horrors Without End								
4. Psycho: Horror, Hitchcock, and the Problem of Evil
 PHILIP TALLON								
5. The Birds: Plato and Romantic Love
 RAJA HALWANI and STEVEN JONES					
6. Featherless Bipeds: The Concept of Humanity in The Birds
 SCOTT CALEF								
7.. Hitchcock's Existentialism: Anguish, Despair, and Redemption in Breakdown
 SANDER LEE								
Part III The Reeling Mind								
8. Vertigo and the Pathologies of Romantic Love
 NOEL CARROLL								
9. Vertigo: Scientific Method, Obsession, and Human Minds 
 DAN FLORY			
10. On Being Mr. Kaplan: Personal Identity in North by Northwest
 STEVEN W. PATTERSON			
11. Ethics or Film Theory? The Real McGuffin in North by Northwest
 THOMAS E. WARTENBERG					
Part IV Hitchcock's Ethical Dilemmas						
12. Liberalism Adrift in Lifeboat
	RANDALL E. AUXIER							
13. Why Be Moral? Amorality and Psychopathy in Strangers on a Train
 STEVEN M. SANDERS							
14. Rear Window: Hitchcock's Allegory of the Cave
 MICHAEL SILBERSTEIN							
15. Rear Window: Looking at Things Ethically
 AEON J. SKOBLE								
Part V What's It All About, Alfred?							
16. Plot Twists and Surprises: Why Are Some Things Improbable?
 KEVIN KINGHORN								
17. The Hitchcock Cameo: Aesthetic Considerations
 JASON HOLT								
18. Knowing When to Be Afraid: Rationality and Suspense
 CATHERINE JACK DEAVEL and DAVID PAUL DEAVEL		
19. Shadow of a Doubt and Marnie: Entries into a Mind
 ROBERT J. YANAL								
Cast and Crew										
Index											

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 -- Criticism and interpretation.