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The Resource Comic Book Crime : Truth, Justice, and the American Way, Nickie D. Phillips and Staci Strobl

Comic Book Crime : Truth, Justice, and the American Way, Nickie D. Phillips and Staci Strobl

Label
Comic Book Crime : Truth, Justice, and the American Way
Title
Comic Book Crime
Title remainder
Truth, Justice, and the American Way
Statement of responsibility
Nickie D. Phillips and Staci Strobl
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Phillips, Nickie D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Strobl, Staci
Series statement
Alternative criminology series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Crime in literature
  • Justice in literature
  • Social values in literature
  • Literature and society
Label
Comic Book Crime : Truth, Justice, and the American Way, Nickie D. Phillips and Staci Strobl
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holy criminology, Batman! comics and constructions of crime and justice -- "Crime doesn't pay": a brief history of crime and justice themes in comic books -- The world is shifting: terrorism, xenophobia, and comic books after 9/11 -- A better tomorrow: apocalypse, utopia, and the crime problem -- Villains: criminal behavior and the embodiment of evil -- Deathworthiness: paths to justice -- "Take down the bad guys, save the girl": gender and sexual orientation in the fight against evil -- "Aren't there any brown people in this world?" reading for race and ethnicity -- Apocalyptic incapacitation: understanding punishment -- Conclusion: Ultimate justice -- Appendix: sample and methodology
Control code
819717779
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 289 pages
Isbn
9780814767870
Isbn Type
(cl : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012050855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022545296
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Comic Book Crime : Truth, Justice, and the American Way, Nickie D. Phillips and Staci Strobl
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holy criminology, Batman! comics and constructions of crime and justice -- "Crime doesn't pay": a brief history of crime and justice themes in comic books -- The world is shifting: terrorism, xenophobia, and comic books after 9/11 -- A better tomorrow: apocalypse, utopia, and the crime problem -- Villains: criminal behavior and the embodiment of evil -- Deathworthiness: paths to justice -- "Take down the bad guys, save the girl": gender and sexual orientation in the fight against evil -- "Aren't there any brown people in this world?" reading for race and ethnicity -- Apocalyptic incapacitation: understanding punishment -- Conclusion: Ultimate justice -- Appendix: sample and methodology
Control code
819717779
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 289 pages
Isbn
9780814767870
Isbn Type
(cl : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012050855
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40022545296
Other physical details
illustrations

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