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American dreamtime : a cultural analysis of popular movies, and their implications for a science of humanity

Author: Lee Drummond
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Littlefield Adams Books, ©1996.
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Drummond, Lee, 1944-
American dreamtime.
Lanham, Md. : Littlefield Adams Books, ©1996
(OCoLC)604246138
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Drummond
ISBN: 082263046X 9780822630463 0822630478 9780822630470
OCLC Number: 34150986
Description: xiii, 336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction. Beginning at the Beginning. An Anthropologist Goes to the Movies. Cultural Anthropology and the Movies. Which Movies? An Anthropologist Goes to the Movies, Take 2 --
2. The Primacy of Myth. What Is Myth? The Nature of Myth. The Foundations of a Cultural Analysis of Myth. A Semiotic Approach to Modern Culture: Myth Today, Totemism Today. Myth and Language --
3. A Theory of Culture as Semiospace. Before and Beyond Language: Cultural Anthropology, Quantum Mechanics, and Cosmology. Metaphor, Quality Space, and Semiospace. Dimensionality in Nature and Culture. Processual Analysis and Cultural Dimensionality: Liminality, Social Drama, and Social Field. Intersystem and Continuum. Cultural Generativity. The Semiotic Dimensions of Culture --
4. The Story of Bond. James Bond: An American Myth? How to Do --
and Not to Do --
Cultural Analysis: The Novel-Bond and the Movie-Bond. Gadgets and Gladiators: The Master of Machines.
Responsibility: Lee Drummond.

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