skip to content
Manga and philosophy Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Manga and philosophy

Author: Josef Steiff; Adam Barkman
Publisher: Chicago : Open Court, ©2010.
Series: Popular culture and philosophy, v. 52.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Drawing from Japanese art traditions, manga has rapidly become a literary force not just in Japan but worldwide. This title discusses manga by examining some of its major forms (lolicon to shonen to  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Josef Steiff; Adam Barkman
ISBN: 9780812696790 0812696794
OCLC Number: 466334696
Description: ix, 362, 10 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Tezuka. You need a system to play Black Jack: Black Jack / Tristan D. Tamplin ; "You, God of manga, are cruel!": Black Jack, Phoenix, Buddha / Ada Palmer ; Imagination rising: Phoenix / Bruce Sheridan --
Ketsuekigata. Why are there so few superhero manga?: Spider-man J, Cyborg 009, Ultimo, Shadow Lady, Zetman / Andrew Terjesen ; Should Athena really wear pink?: Ulysses 31, Appleseed, Saint Seiya, Chrno Crusade / Adam Barkman ; Re-staging World War II: Cosmoship Yamato, Barefoot Gen, Zipang / Carl H. Sobocinski ; Living happily never after in women's manga: josei / Jonathan Clements ; Dirty pictures: Iolicon / Nancy Kang --
Kazoku. No man could love her more: angel sanctuary, vampire knight / Elizabeth Birmingham ; Is Al still Ed's brother, or Is he already dead?: Fullmetal alchemist / Nicolas Michaud ; Humanity grows up: To Terra / Deborah Shamoon ; Operation La Famiglia: Gunslinger girl / Sara Livingston. Nimensei : Light shows the way: Death Note / Brandon Canaday ; Writing wrong: Death Note / Gilbert M. Lugo --
Zen no michi : Being good takes practice: Hero Heel / Josef Steiff ; Kenshin is not an Emo pansy: Samurai X / Daisuke Matsuura ; Showing the world the right path: Gundam Wing / Gordon Hawkes ; The brink of extinction: Ark Angels / Ashley Barkman ; Down the abyss: Nausicaä on the Valley of the Wind / Steve Odin ; Drawing on the self: Sexy Voice and Robo, Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle, FLCL / Sally Jane Thompson --
Hamon : Why do they look white? / Jason Davis, Christie Barber, and Mio Bryce ; Never really there / Elizabeth A. Marks ; Being cute and being cool / Thorsten Botz-Bornstein ; The flaming metaphysical lips of mange / George A. Reisch --
Furoku : Select your warrior ; "Okay, I can handle the library being gone" ; Searching Yggdrasil --
Kids, animals, and women with attitude --
Fullmetal Metaphysician.
Series Title: Popular culture and philosophy, v. 52.
Responsibility: edited by Josef Steiff and Adam Barkman.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/466334696>
library:oclcnum"466334696"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/466334696>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869162>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Comic books, strips, etc.--Moral and ethical aspects"@en
schema:name"Comic books, strips, etc.--Moral and ethical aspects."@en
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009118476>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Comic books, strips, etc.--Japan--History and criticism."@en
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2010"
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"Nimensei : Light shows the way: Death Note / Brandon Canaday ; Writing wrong: Death Note / Gilbert M. Lugo -- Zen no michi : Being good takes practice: Hero Heel / Josef Steiff ; Kenshin is not an Emo pansy: Samurai X / Daisuke Matsuura ; Showing the world the right path: Gundam Wing / Gordon Hawkes ; The brink of extinction: Ark Angels / Ashley Barkman ; Down the abyss: Nausicaä on the Valley of the Wind / Steve Odin ; Drawing on the self: Sexy Voice and Robo, Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle, FLCL / Sally Jane Thompson -- Hamon : Why do they look white? / Jason Davis, Christie Barber, and Mio Bryce ; Never really there / Elizabeth A. Marks ; Being cute and being cool / Thorsten Botz-Bornstein ; The flaming metaphysical lips of mange / George A. Reisch -- Furoku : Select your warrior ; "Okay, I can handle the library being gone" ; Searching Yggdrasil -- Kids, animals, and women with attitude -- Fullmetal Metaphysician."@en
schema:description"Tezuka. You need a system to play Black Jack: Black Jack / Tristan D. Tamplin ; "You, God of manga, are cruel!": Black Jack, Phoenix, Buddha / Ada Palmer ; Imagination rising: Phoenix / Bruce Sheridan -- Ketsuekigata. Why are there so few superhero manga?: Spider-man J, Cyborg 009, Ultimo, Shadow Lady, Zetman / Andrew Terjesen ; Should Athena really wear pink?: Ulysses 31, Appleseed, Saint Seiya, Chrno Crusade / Adam Barkman ; Re-staging World War II: Cosmoship Yamato, Barefoot Gen, Zipang / Carl H. Sobocinski ; Living happily never after in women's manga: josei / Jonathan Clements ; Dirty pictures: Iolicon / Nancy Kang -- Kazoku. No man could love her more: angel sanctuary, vampire knight / Elizabeth Birmingham ; Is Al still Ed's brother, or Is he already dead?: Fullmetal alchemist / Nicolas Michaud ; Humanity grows up: To Terra / Deborah Shamoon ; Operation La Famiglia: Gunslinger girl / Sara Livingston."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/908177133>
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Manga and philosophy"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.