Motoko Kusanagi Etymology
Motoko is a feminine Japanese given name.
素子 “uncovered, child”
The Order of the Sacred Treasure
The Imperial Regalia of Japan
Philosophy of the Stand-Alone Complex
Ghost In The Shell – Film Analysis – Motoko’s Dilemma
Ghost In The Shell – Motoko and Batou philosophize
“now it’s like we’re looking through a mirror. And what we see is a dim image. ”
The reference to Motoko Kusanagi talking to 2501 and threw a mirror dimly/darkly is from corinthians in Christian religion.
“When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put the ways of childhood behind me.”
Ghost In The Shell. (1995) The Puppet Master Merges with Motoko. (FUSION)
Kenji Kawai – Cinema Symphony – Ghost In The Shell OST