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|Named Person:||Captain America (Literarische Gestalt)|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert G Weiner
|Description:||xi, 255 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm|
|Contents:||General history. O Captain! My Captain! / Christopher J. Hayton, David L. Albright --
World War II. Madmen, morons, and monocles: the portrayal of the Nazis in Captain America / John E. Moser ; The invaders and the all-star squadron: Roy Thomas revisits the golden age / Mark R. McDermott ; Graphic imagery: Jewish American comic book creators' depictions of class, race, patriotism and the birth of the good captain / Nicholas Yanes --
Racial issues. Not just another racist honkey: a history of racial representation in Captain America and related publications / Ora C. McWilliams ; Weakness is a crime: Captain American and the eugenic ideal in early twentieth-century America / Brian E. Hack --
Psychological profiles. Sixty-five years of guilt over the death of Bucky / Robert G. Weiner ; Captain America, post-traumatic stress syndrome, and the Vietnam era / Shawn Gillen --
Comparisons of Captain America with other characters. The historical value of bronze age comics: Captain America and the haunted tank / Nicholas D. Molnar ; The ultimate American? / Jackson Sutliff ; The alpha and the omega: Captain America and the Punisher / Cord Scott ; Captain America and Captain Britain: geopolitical identity and "the special relationship" / Jason Dittmer ; History of the Marvel zombies and Colonel America among the Marvel zombies / Mark R. McDermott --
Political interpretations and the death of Captain America. "Captain America must die": the many afterlives of Steve Rogers / David Walton ; Stevie's got a gun: Captain America and his problematic use of lethal force / Phillip L. Cunningham ; A genealogy of evil: Captain America vs. the shadows of the national imagined community / Christian Steinmetz --
Literary interpretations. The man behind the mask? models of masculinity and the persona of heroes in Captain America prose novels / Mike S. DuBose --
Guides. A selected webtography: FanFiction / Freedonia Paschall ; A selected filmographic essay / Cord Scott, Robert G. Weiner ; A selected bibliographic essay: academic literature / Jason Dittmer, Robert G. Weiner.
|Responsibility:||edited by Robert G. Weiner ; foreword by John Shelton Lawrence ; afterword by J.M. Dematteis.|