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The Resource Pop Culture Goes to War : Enlisting and Resisting Militarism in the War on Terror, Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter

Pop Culture Goes to War : Enlisting and Resisting Militarism in the War on Terror, Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter

Label
Pop Culture Goes to War : Enlisting and Resisting Militarism in the War on Terror
Title
Pop Culture Goes to War
Title remainder
Enlisting and Resisting Militarism in the War on Terror
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pop Culture Goes to War, by Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter, explores the persistence of militarism in American popular culture in the war on terror, from 9/11 to the present day. The authors detail the role of Hollywood and the entertainment industries in rallying both the troops and the public for war and show how toys, video games, music, and television support contemporary militarism. At the same time that popular culture is enlisting support for militarism, it is also serving as a major source ofresistance to the war on terror through the traditional mediums of music and movies, and increas
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1963-
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Martin, Geoff
Dewey number
306.2/70973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1963-
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Steuter, Erin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Militarism
  • Popular culture
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Military-industrial complex
  • United States
  • War and society
  • War in mass media
Label
Pop Culture Goes to War : Enlisting and Resisting Militarism in the War on Terror, Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The price of war : the costs of the military industrial complex -- The call to arms : popaganda persuades the public to go to war -- Toying with war : conscripting children through war games -- War fever : Hollywood mobilizes support for the war on terror -- The war must go on : how pop culture legitimates the sacrifices of war -- Warrior nation : when war becomes a consumer lifestyle -- We support your war of terror : resisting militarism through satire -- Waging peace : culture jammers take resistance to the streets -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn665836142
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739146828
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)665836142
Label
Pop Culture Goes to War : Enlisting and Resisting Militarism in the War on Terror, Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The price of war : the costs of the military industrial complex -- The call to arms : popaganda persuades the public to go to war -- Toying with war : conscripting children through war games -- War fever : Hollywood mobilizes support for the war on terror -- The war must go on : how pop culture legitimates the sacrifices of war -- Warrior nation : when war becomes a consumer lifestyle -- We support your war of terror : resisting militarism through satire -- Waging peace : culture jammers take resistance to the streets -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn665836142
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 251 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739146828
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)665836142

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