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The Resource Comics and the world wars : a cultural record, Jane Chapman, Anna Hoyles, Andrew Kerr and Adam Sherif (University of Lincoln, UK)

Comics and the world wars : a cultural record, Jane Chapman, Anna Hoyles, Andrew Kerr and Adam Sherif (University of Lincoln, UK)

Label
Comics and the world wars : a cultural record
Title
Comics and the world wars
Title remainder
a cultural record
Statement of responsibility
Jane Chapman, Anna Hoyles, Andrew Kerr and Adam Sherif (University of Lincoln, UK)
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This transnational, interdisciplinary study argues for the use of comics as a primary source. In recuperating currently unknown or neglected strips the authors demonstrate that these examples, produced during the World Wars, act as an important cultural record, providing, amongst other information, a barometer for contemporary popular thinking
Member of
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1950-
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Chapman, Jane
Dewey number
940.3/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoyles, Anna
  • Kerr, Andrew
  • Sherif, Adam,
Series statement
Palgrave studies in the history of media
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Popular culture
Label
Comics and the world wars : a cultural record, Jane Chapman, Anna Hoyles, Andrew Kerr and Adam Sherif (University of Lincoln, UK)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-207) and index
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Foreword""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 A Proposed Theory and Method for the Incorporation of Comic Books as Primary Sources""; ""3 Haselden as Pioneer: Reflecting or Constructing Home Front Opinion?""; ""4 Proto Comics as Trench Record: Anti-Heroism, Disparagement Humour and Citizens? Journalism""; ""5 The Rise and Fall of the First World War Gullible Worker as a Counterculture""; ""6 Adjusting to Total War: US Propaganda, Commerce and Audience""
  • ""7 The Cultural Construction of Women: Pin-Ups, Proactive Women and Representation in Combat""""8 Collective Culture as Dynamic Record: The Daily Worker, 1940?43""; ""9 Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
ocn922700384
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137273727
Note
SpringerLink
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)922700384
Label
Comics and the world wars : a cultural record, Jane Chapman, Anna Hoyles, Andrew Kerr and Adam Sherif (University of Lincoln, UK)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-207) and index
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Foreword""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""1 Introduction""; ""2 A Proposed Theory and Method for the Incorporation of Comic Books as Primary Sources""; ""3 Haselden as Pioneer: Reflecting or Constructing Home Front Opinion?""; ""4 Proto Comics as Trench Record: Anti-Heroism, Disparagement Humour and Citizens? Journalism""; ""5 The Rise and Fall of the First World War Gullible Worker as a Counterculture""; ""6 Adjusting to Total War: US Propaganda, Commerce and Audience""
  • ""7 The Cultural Construction of Women: Pin-Ups, Proactive Women and Representation in Combat""""8 Collective Culture as Dynamic Record: The Daily Worker, 1940?43""; ""9 Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
ocn922700384
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137273727
Note
SpringerLink
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)922700384

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