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Cinema Studies

The Key Concepts

by Susan Hayward

<p><em>Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts</em> is essential reading for anyone interested in film. Providing accessible coverage of a comprehensive range of genres, movements, theories and production terms, this is a must-have guide to a ...

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Cinematic Social Studies

A Resource for Teaching and Learning Social Studies With Film

by William B. Russell III, Ph.D. & Stewart Waters

Action! Film is a common and powerful element in the social studies classroom and <em>Cinematic Social Studies </em>explores teaching and learning social studies with film. Teaching with film is a prominent teaching strategy utilized by many ...

ISBN: 9781681237350

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Civil War Humor

by Cameron C. Nickels

<p>In <em>Civil War Humor</em>, author Cameron C. Nickels examines the various forms of comedic popular artifacts produced in America from 1861 to 1865, and looks at how wartime humor was created, disseminated, and received by both sides of the ...

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Class Acts

Young Men and the Rise of Lifestyle

by Mary Rizzo

<p><em>Class Acts</em> explores the development of lifestyle marketing from the 1960s to the 1990s. During this time, young men began manipulating their identities by taking on the mannerisms, culture, and fashion of the working class and poor. ...

ISBN: 9780874179873

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Close to the Edge

by Sujatha Fernandes

At its rhythmic, beating heart this book asks whether Hip Hop can change the world. Hip Hop rapping, rhyming, b-boying, d-jaying, graffiti - captured the imagination of the teenage Sujatha Fernandes in the Sydney suburbs in the 1990s, inspiring

ISBN: 9781742240961

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Comfort Food

Meanings and Memories

by Michael Owen Jones & Lucy M. Long

<p>With contributions by:</p> <p>Barbara Banks, Sheila Bock, Susan Eleuterio, Jillian Gould, Phillis Humphries, Michael Owen Jones, Alicia Kristen, William G. Lockwood, Yvonne R. Lockwood, Lucy M. Long, LuAnne Roth, Rachelle H. Saltzman, ...

ISBN: 9781496810861

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Comics Art in China

by John A. Lent & Xu Ying

<p>In the most comprehensive and authoritative source on this subject, <em>Comics Art in China</em> covers almost all comics art forms in mainland China, providing the history from the nineteenth century to the present as well as perspectives on

ISBN: 9781496811752

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Comics Studies Here and Now

by Frederick Luis Aldama

<p><em>Comics Studies Here and Now</em> marks the arrival of comics studies scholarship that no longer feels the need to justify itself within or against other fields of study. The essays herein move us forward, some in their re-diggings into ...

ISBN: 9781351015257

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Comics, Trauma, and the New Art of War

by Harriet E. H. Earle

<p>Conflict and trauma remain among the most prevalent themes in film and literature. Comics has never avoided such narratives, and comics artists are writing them in ways that are both different from and complementary to literature and film. In

ISBN: 9781496812476

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Coming Out of War

Poetry, Grieving, and the Culture of the World Wars

by Janis P. Stout

<p>World War I is widely considered “the Great War” and World War II, “the Good War.” Janis Stout thinks of them as two parts of a whole that continues to engage historians and literary scholars searching for an understanding of both the actual ...

ISBN: 9780817386917

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Common As Air

Revolution, Art, and Ownership

by Lewis Hyde

<p>In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous ‘ I Have a Dream’ speech. Thirty years later his son registered the words ‘ I Have a Dream’ as a trademark and successfully blocked attempts to reproduce these four words. Unlike the ...

ISBN: 9781908526052

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Communication Perspectives on Popular Culture

by Andrew F. Herrmann, Art Herbig, Tony E. Adams & others

<p>Popular culture helps construct, define, and impact our everyday realities and must be taken seriously because popular culture is, simply, popular. <em>Communication Perspectives on Popular Culture</em> brings together communication experts ...

ISBN: 9781498523936

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Community Custodians of Popular Music’s Past

A DIY Approach to Heritage

by Sarah Baker

<p>This book examines do-it-yourself (DIY) approaches to the collection, preservation, and display of popular music heritage being undertaken by volunteers in community archives, museums and halls of fame globally. DIY institutions of popular ...

ISBN: 9781317335504

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Computer Games and the Social Imaginary

by Graeme Kirkpatrick

<p>In this compelling book, Graeme Kirkpatrick argues that computer games have fundamentally altered the relation of self and society in the digital age.</p> <p>Tracing the origins of gaming to the revival of play in the 1960s counter culture, ...

ISBN: 9780745671901

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Concise Dictionary of Popular Culture

by Marcel Danesi

<p>The <em>Concise Dictionary of Popular Culture</em> covers the theories, media forms, fads, celebrities and icons, genres, and terms of popular culture. From Afropop and Anime to Oprah Winfrey and the X-Files, the book provides more than just ...

ISBN: 9781442253124

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Confederate Statues and Memorialization

by Catherine Clinton, W. Fitzhugh Brundage, Karen L. Cox & others

<p>Nine killed in Charleston church shooting. White supremacists demonstrate in Charlottesville. Monuments decommissioned in New Orleans and Chapel Hill. The headlines keep coming, and the debate rolls on. How should we contend with our troubled

ISBN: 9780820355566

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Connecting Childhood and Old Age in Popular Media

by Vanessa Joosen

<p>Contributions by Gökçe Elif Baykal, Lincoln Geraghty, Verónica Gottau, Vanessa Joosen, Sung-Ae Lee, Cecilia Lindgren, Mayako Murai, Emily Murphy, Mariano Narodowski, Johanna Sjöberg, Anna Sparrman, Ingrid Tomkowiak, Helma van ...

ISBN: 9781496815170

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Connecting Dors

by Niema Ash

<p>Diana Dors is a legen. Her fame has survived the adored Fifties&apos; celebrity to today&apos;s cult figure. She is arguably the biggest star the UK has produced, not only for her acclaimed body of work but for her generosity, incredible ...

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Consumerism on TV

Popular Media from the 1950s to the Present

by Alison Hulme

<p>Presenting case studies of well-known shows including Will and Grace, Birds of a Feather, Sex and the City and Absolutely Fabulous, as well as 'reality' television, this book examines the transformations that have occurred in consumer society

ISBN: 9781317161165

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Consumers And Citizens

Globalization and Multicultural Conflicts

by Nestor Garcia Canclini

<p>In *Consumers and Citizens,* Néstor García Canclini, the best-known and most innovative cultural studies scholar in Latin America, maps the critical effects of urban sprawl and global media and commodity markets on citizens-and shows at the ...

ISBN: 9781452905693

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