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Clint Eastwood and issues of American masculinity

Autore: Drucilla Cornell
Editore: New York : Fordham University Press, 2009.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"In her fresh and revealing readings of the films, Cornell takes up pressing issues of masculinity as it is caught up in the very definition of ideas of revenge, violence, moral repair, and justice. Eastwood grapples with this involvement of masculinity in and through many of the great symbols of American life, including cowboys, boxing, police dramas, and ultimately war ... Cornell's book is not a traditional book  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Persona incaricata: Clint Eastwood; Clint Eastwood, Schauspieler.; Clint Eastwood; Clint Eastwood
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Drucilla Cornell
ISBN: 9780823230129 0823230120 9780823230136 0823230139
Numero OCLC: 276816771
Descrizione: xiv, 216 pages ; 23 cm
Contenuti: Introduction: Shooting Eastwood. Writing the showdown: what's left behind when the sun goes down --
Dancing with the double: reaching out from the darkness within --
Ties that bind: the legacy of a mother's love --
Psychic scars: transformative relationships and moral repair --
Parables of revenge and masculinity in Mystic river / Roger Berkowitz and Drucilla Cornell --
Militarized manhood: shattered images and the trauma of war --
Shades of recognition: privilege, dignity, and the hubris of white masculinity --
Conclusion: the last take.
Responsabilità: Drucilla Cornell.

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