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The Resource Superwomen : gender, power, and representation, Carolyn Cocca

Superwomen : gender, power, and representation, Carolyn Cocca

Label
Superwomen : gender, power, and representation
Title
Superwomen
Title remainder
gender, power, and representation
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Cocca
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the production, representation, and reception of prominent female superheroes in mainstream superhero comics, television shows, and films"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cocca, Carolyn
Dewey number
741.5/973
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6725
LC item number
.C585 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Women heroes
  • Women heroes in literature
  • Women heroes in motion pictures
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / General
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Comics & Graphic Novels
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Women heroes
  • Women heroes in literature
  • Women heroes in motion pictures
  • United States
Label
Superwomen : gender, power, and representation, Carolyn Cocca
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-245) 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
  • Conclusion:
  • gender, power, and Representation
  • Introduction:
  • representation matters
  • "The sexier the outfit, the fewer questions asked": Wonder Woman
  • "When you go out at night, you won't be alone": Batgirl(s) and birds of prey
  • "Somebody has to save our skins!" Padmé Amidala, Leia Organa, and Jaina Solo in Star Wars
  • "No such things as limits": the X-Women
  • "Slayers. Every one of us": Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • "Part of something bigger": Ms. Marvel(s) and Captain Marvel(s)
Control code
ocn944957784
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 263 pages
Isbn
9781501316562
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016007660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026393549
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501316579
  • (OCoLC)944957784
Label
Superwomen : gender, power, and representation, Carolyn Cocca
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-245) 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
  • Conclusion:
  • gender, power, and Representation
  • Introduction:
  • representation matters
  • "The sexier the outfit, the fewer questions asked": Wonder Woman
  • "When you go out at night, you won't be alone": Batgirl(s) and birds of prey
  • "Somebody has to save our skins!" Padmé Amidala, Leia Organa, and Jaina Solo in Star Wars
  • "No such things as limits": the X-Women
  • "Slayers. Every one of us": Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • "Part of something bigger": Ms. Marvel(s) and Captain Marvel(s)
Control code
ocn944957784
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 263 pages
Isbn
9781501316562
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016007660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026393549
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501316579
  • (OCoLC)944957784

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