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Identity Politics in George Lucas' Star Wars (Paperback) (John C. McDowell)

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In this book, author John C. McDowell presents readers with an in-depth look at the Star Wars series of films by George Lucas, challenging the view that the franchise was a promoter of violence and new-conservatism. The four chapters that make up the main body of his text are devoted to Star Wars and mythically sanitized violence, redeeming the Star Wars mythos from the myth of redemptive violence, regendering the patriarchal in Star Wars texts, and Star Wars and the politics of difference. The author is a faculty member of the University of Divinity in Melbourne, Australia. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 196
Genre: Performing Arts, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Film + Video / History + Criticism, Popular Culture
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
Author: John C. McDowell
Language: English
Street Date: March 4, 2016
TCIN: 50781523
UPC: 9781476662862
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-1563
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