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The Resource Why we watch : the attractions of violent entertainment, edited by Jeffrey Goldstein

Why we watch : the attractions of violent entertainment, edited by Jeffrey Goldstein

Label
Why we watch : the attractions of violent entertainment
Title
Why we watch
Title remainder
the attractions of violent entertainment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jeffrey Goldstein
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines why there is a large market for violent entertainment in many widely varied aspects of American culture, including film, television, literature, video games, children's toys, and sports
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
303.6/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.V52
LC item number
U68 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Goldstein, Jeffrey H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence in mass media
  • Popular culture
  • Violence in art
  • Violence in mass media
  • Violence
  • Violence dans les médias
  • Culture populaire
  • Popular culture
  • Violence in mass media
  • United States
  • Televisieprogramma's
  • Geweld
  • Gewaltdarstellung
  • Massenmedien
  • Violence dans les médias
  • Violence
  • Culture populaire
  • Gewaltdarstellung
  • Massenmedien
Label
Why we watch : the attractions of violent entertainment, edited by Jeffrey Goldstein
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-253) 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
The appeal of violent sports / Allen Guttmann -- Death takes a holiday, sort of / Vicki Goldberg -- Immortal Kombat: war toys and violent video games / Jeffrey Goldstein -- "Violent delights" in children's literature / Maria Tatar -- Children's attraction to violent television programming / Joanne Cantor -- "A test for the individual viewer": Bonnie and Clyde's violent reception / J. Hoberman -- When screen violence is not attractive / Clark McCauley -- The presence of violence in religion / Maurice Bloch -- The psychology of the appeal of portrayals of violence / Dolf Zillmann -- Why we watch / Jeffrey Goldstein
Control code
ocm37640434
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 270 pages
Isbn
9780195118209
Lccn
97033066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37640434
  • (OCoLC)37640434
Label
Why we watch : the attractions of violent entertainment, edited by Jeffrey Goldstein
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-253) 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
The appeal of violent sports / Allen Guttmann -- Death takes a holiday, sort of / Vicki Goldberg -- Immortal Kombat: war toys and violent video games / Jeffrey Goldstein -- "Violent delights" in children's literature / Maria Tatar -- Children's attraction to violent television programming / Joanne Cantor -- "A test for the individual viewer": Bonnie and Clyde's violent reception / J. Hoberman -- When screen violence is not attractive / Clark McCauley -- The presence of violence in religion / Maurice Bloch -- The psychology of the appeal of portrayals of violence / Dolf Zillmann -- Why we watch / Jeffrey Goldstein
Control code
ocm37640434
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 270 pages
Isbn
9780195118209
Lccn
97033066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37640434
  • (OCoLC)37640434

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