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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Powell, Gerald A., Jr.
Rhetoric of symbolic identity.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c2004
|Named Person:||Spike Lee|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Gerald A Powell, Jr.
|Description:||vi, 101 p. ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 Introduction: Statement of Research Problems; Research Questions; Justification for the Study; Justifications for the Films; Aims of the Study; Outline of the Chapters Chapter 4 Theoretical Framework and Methodology: Complicity of Negative Difference; Cultural Contract Theory of Negotiation; Alienation; Double Consciousness; Hermeneutical Ethos; Justification for Multiple Theories; Methodology Chapter 5 Literature Review: Literature Review of Black Cinema; Rhetorical Texts Pertaining to the Content of Films: X; Bamboozled; Literature Review of Identity Chapter 6 Analysis: Complicity of Negative Difference (Bamboozled): Africa; Cultural Psychological Haven; Socioeconomic Conditions; Complicity of Negative Difference (X): Africa; Cultural Psychological Haven; Socioeconomic Conditions; Contract The Chapter 7 Analysis Questions: Double-Consciousness; Hermeneutical Ethos; Alienation Chapter 8 Overview: Formation of Cultural Contracts; Characters and the Contracts; Breaching of Cultural Contracts; Implications for the Future; Researcher's Contribution Chapter 9 Glossary Chapter 10 References Chapter 11 About the Author|
|Responsibility:||Gerald A Powell, Jr.|