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The Resource Champions of the oppressed? : superhero comics, popular culture, and propaganda in America during World War II, Christopher Murray

Champions of the oppressed? : superhero comics, popular culture, and propaganda in America during World War II, Christopher Murray

Label
Champions of the oppressed? : superhero comics, popular culture, and propaganda in America during World War II
Title
Champions of the oppressed?
Title remainder
superhero comics, popular culture, and propaganda in America during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Murray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murray, Christopher
Dewey number
940.53/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D744.7.U6
LC item number
M87 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Hampton Press communication series. Comic art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Superheroes
  • Popular culture
  • Propaganda
  • War and society
  • Superheroes in art
  • Superheroes in literature
  • Superheroes in art
Label
Champions of the oppressed? : superhero comics, popular culture, and propaganda in America during World War II, Christopher Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Superheroes and the American Dream -- The Superhero as Political Metaphor -- Forging an Industry -- The Rise of the Superheroes -- 1.The Arsenal of Democracy -- Propaganda, Popular Culture, and Superhero Comics -- Selling the War: "The World's Greatest Adventure in Advertising" -- The Politics of Persuasion: Toward a Democratic Propaganda? -- Censoring the War -- "It's a Refreshing War!" -- 2.Champions of the Oppressed -- Superheroes and the Mythology of the All-American Hero -- Defining Myth -- Myths of the All-American Hero -- The Mediated War -- "Get Hot, Keep Moving": The Male Body at War -- The Everyman Hero -- The Supereveryman -- Produce for Victory: The Production Soldier -- I Want YOU for the Everyman Army -- 3.Other Americas -- Comics and Countermyths -- Wonder Women at War -- Sex War -- Into a World Torn by the Hatreds and Wars of Men -- Wonder Woman -- The Far From Monstrous Regiment of Superheroines -- The Children's Crusade -- Remember Dorie Miller -- Lost Legacies: The Other Americas -- 4.Smash the Axis! The Enemy and Strategies of Otherness -- Othering the Enemy -- The Nasty, Nasty Nazi -- The Return of the Yellow Peril -- "De-Othering" the Red Menace: G.I. Joe Meets Uncle Joe -- Evaluating the Strategy of Otherness -- 5.Postwar Propaganda in Comics -- Superheroes Post-9/11
Control code
694283183
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 289 pages
Isbn
9781612890029
Isbn Type
(hardbound)
Lccn
2010051816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)694283183
Label
Champions of the oppressed? : superhero comics, popular culture, and propaganda in America during World War II, Christopher Murray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Superheroes and the American Dream -- The Superhero as Political Metaphor -- Forging an Industry -- The Rise of the Superheroes -- 1.The Arsenal of Democracy -- Propaganda, Popular Culture, and Superhero Comics -- Selling the War: "The World's Greatest Adventure in Advertising" -- The Politics of Persuasion: Toward a Democratic Propaganda? -- Censoring the War -- "It's a Refreshing War!" -- 2.Champions of the Oppressed -- Superheroes and the Mythology of the All-American Hero -- Defining Myth -- Myths of the All-American Hero -- The Mediated War -- "Get Hot, Keep Moving": The Male Body at War -- The Everyman Hero -- The Supereveryman -- Produce for Victory: The Production Soldier -- I Want YOU for the Everyman Army -- 3.Other Americas -- Comics and Countermyths -- Wonder Women at War -- Sex War -- Into a World Torn by the Hatreds and Wars of Men -- Wonder Woman -- The Far From Monstrous Regiment of Superheroines -- The Children's Crusade -- Remember Dorie Miller -- Lost Legacies: The Other Americas -- 4.Smash the Axis! The Enemy and Strategies of Otherness -- Othering the Enemy -- The Nasty, Nasty Nazi -- The Return of the Yellow Peril -- "De-Othering" the Red Menace: G.I. Joe Meets Uncle Joe -- Evaluating the Strategy of Otherness -- 5.Postwar Propaganda in Comics -- Superheroes Post-9/11
Control code
694283183
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 289 pages
Isbn
9781612890029
Isbn Type
(hardbound)
Lccn
2010051816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)694283183

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