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The post-liberal imagination : political scenes from the American cultural landscape, Bruce Baum

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The post-liberal imagination : political scenes from the American cultural landscape
Title
The post-liberal imagination
Title remainder
political scenes from the American cultural landscape
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Baum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In The Post-Liberal Imagination, Bruce Baum approaches American liberalism 'in a critical spirit' by examining the relationship between popular culture and politics in the Bush-Obama era. The book explores how contemporary popular culture arguably plays a larger formative role in contemporary US politics. Through analyzing movies, television, and popular music, the author discusses how these cultural productions illuminate notable political scenes of the American cultural landscape. In so doing, he provokes us to rethink the liberal notions - or liberal imaginings - of democracy, equality, racism, dissent, and animal rights"--
  • "In The Post-Liberal Imagination, Bruce Baum approaches American liberalism "in a critical spirit" by examining the relationship between popular culture and politics. The book analyzes movies, television, and popular music to rethink the liberal views of democracy, equality, racism, dissent, and animal rights in the Bush-Obama era"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baum, Bruce David
Dewey number
306.20973
Index
index present
LC call number
JC574.2.U6
LC item number
B38 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberalism
  • Popular culture
  • Political culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / Executive Branch
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
  • Liberalism
  • Political culture
  • Politics and government
  • Popular culture
  • United States
Label
The post-liberal imagination : political scenes from the American cultural landscape, Bruce Baum
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Keep on Rockin' in the Free World -- 2. Humpday, Soul Power, and the Politics of Hip -- 3. The Hero America Deserves? The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, and the Liberalism of Fear -- 4. Apes, Humans, and Other animals: Project Nim and rise of the planet of the apes -- 5. Hollywood's Crisis of Capitalism: Inside Job, The Company Men, and the myth of a good capitalism -- 6. Occupy Wall Street, Steve Jobs's "Genius," and Mad Men: Reflections on the American Democratic Imagination -- 7. Hollywood on Race and Racism in the Age of Obama -- 8. President Barack Obama and the "White Problem."
Control code
910090950
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781137560322
Lccn
2015018152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)910090950
Label
The post-liberal imagination : political scenes from the American cultural landscape, Bruce Baum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Keep on Rockin' in the Free World -- 2. Humpday, Soul Power, and the Politics of Hip -- 3. The Hero America Deserves? The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, and the Liberalism of Fear -- 4. Apes, Humans, and Other animals: Project Nim and rise of the planet of the apes -- 5. Hollywood's Crisis of Capitalism: Inside Job, The Company Men, and the myth of a good capitalism -- 6. Occupy Wall Street, Steve Jobs's "Genius," and Mad Men: Reflections on the American Democratic Imagination -- 7. Hollywood on Race and Racism in the Age of Obama -- 8. President Barack Obama and the "White Problem."
Control code
910090950
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781137560322
Lccn
2015018152
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)910090950

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