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Author Hagelin, Sarah.

Title Reel vulnerability : power, pain, and gender in contemporary American film and television / Sarah Hagelin.

Publication Info. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2013]


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (225 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Unmaking vulnerability -- part 1. -- The cinematic construction of vulnerability -- The furies, the men, and the method: cinematic languages of vulnerability -- Victimized, violent and damned: identification and radical vulnerability in The deer hunter, Full metal jacket, and Casualties of war -- part 2. -- New vulnerability after The Cold War -- The body at war: sexual politics and resistant vulnerability in Saving Private Ryan and G.I. Jane -- Matthew Shepard's body and the politics of queer vulnerability in Boys don't cry and The Laramie Project -- part 3. -- Vulnerability beyond the body -- The violated body after 9/11: torture, and the legacy of vulnerability in 24 and Battlestar Galactica -- Vulnerability by proxy: Deadwood and the future of television form -- Afterword -- Female power and Tarantino's basterds.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Vulnerability (Personality trait) in motion pictures.
Power (Social sciences) in motion pictures.
Pain in motion pictures.
Sex role in motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Hagelin, Sarah. Reel vulnerability : power, pain, and gender in contemporary American film and television. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2013] ix, 211 pages 9780813561042 (DLC) 2012038529
ISBN 9780813561042 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813561035 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813561059 (e-book)

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