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  1. Exhibition, The Film Reader

    Edited by Ina Rae Hark

    Series: In Focus: Routledge Film Readers

    From the kinetoscope, used by one viewer at a time, to the lavish movie palaces of Hollywood's golden era, the experience of watching films has varied enormously across film. Exhibition, The Film Reader traces the emergence of a culture of moviegoing, exploring the range of venues in which films...

    Published December 13th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Canadian National Cinema

    By Chris Gittings

    Series: National Cinemas

    Canadian National Cinema explores the idea of the nation across Canada's film history, from early films of colonisation and white settlement such as The Wheatfields of Canada and Back to God's Country, to recent films like Nô, LE Confessional Mon Oncle Antoine, Grey Fox, Highway 61,...

    Published December 13th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Horror, The Film Reader

    Edited by Mark Jancovich

    Series: In Focus: Routledge Film Readers

    Horror, The Film Reader brings together key articles to provide a comprehensive resource for students of horror cinema. Mark Jancovich's introduction traces the development of horror film from The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari to The Blair Witch Project, and outlines the main critical debates. Combining...

    Published December 13th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Bollywood Cinema

    Temples of Desire

    By Vijay Mishra

    India is home to Bollywood - the largest film industry in the world. Movie theaters are said to be the "temples of modern India," with Bombay producing nearly 800 films per year that are viewed by roughly 11 million people per day. In Bollywood Cinema, Vijay Mishra argues that Indian film...

    Published December 7th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Atomic Bomb Cinema

    The Apocalyptic Imagination on Film

    By Jerome F. Shapiro

    Unfathomably merciless and powerful, the atomic bomb has left its indelible mark on film. In Atomic Bomb Cinema, Jerome F. Shapiro unearths the unspoken legacy of the bombing of Nagasaki and Hiroshima and its complex aftermath in American and Japanese cinema. According to Shapiro, a "Bomb film" is...

    Published December 7th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers

    Edited by Andrew Edgar, Peter Sedgwick

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Featuring over eighty essays, Cultural Theory: The Key Thinkers is a seminal guide to the literary critics, sociologists, historians, artists, philosophers and writers who have shaped culture and society, and the way in which we view them. Ranging from Arnold to Le Corbusier, from Eco to Marx, the...

    Published December 6th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Women's Contemporary Lives

    Within and Beyond the Mirror

    By Dr Christina Hughes, Christina Hughes

    As increasing numbers of women return to work or education after starting or raising a family, it can no longer be assumed that education, employment, family is a defining progression for women in the Western world. Women's Contemporary Lives questions notions of success and equality as they are...

    Published December 6th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Media Sex

    What Are the Issues?

    By Barrie Gunter

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book examines the representation, impact, and issues relating to the control and regulation of sex in the media. It covers work that has been conducted around the world on the depiction of sex in the mainstream mass media, especially the audio-visual media of film, television, and video, and...

    Published December 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Writing Center Research

    Extending the Conversation

    Edited by Paula Gillespie, Alice Gillam, Lady Falls Brown, Byron Stay

    There are writing centers at almost every college and university in the United States, and there is an emerging body of professional discourse, research, and writing about them. The goal of this book is to open, formalize, and further the dialogue about research in and about writing centers. The...

    Published December 1st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Media Reform

    Democratizing the Media, Democratizing the State

    Edited by Monroe E. Price, Beata Rozumilowicz, Stefaan G. Verhulst

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    Using examples of media from a range of countries in Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa including Uruguay, Poland, China, Indonesia, Jordan and Uganda, Media Reform considers the social and cultural implications of a free and independent media....

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge