Coverart for item
The Resource Anime explosion! : the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation, Patrick Drazen

Anime explosion! : the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation, Patrick Drazen

Label
Anime explosion! : the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation
Title
Anime explosion!
Title remainder
the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Drazen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An updated look at Japanese animation, and the manga that inspired them. New chapters on 'Fullmetal Alchemist, ' manga/anime by CLAMP, and Satoshi Kon. It brings fans up to date on Studio Ghibli movies after the Academy Award-winning 'Spirited Away, ' new titles like 'Negima' and 'Ouran High School Host Club, ' and breakthrough same-sex stories 'Gravitation' and 'Mother Mary is Watching'"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drazen, Patrick
Dewey number
791.43/34
Index
no index present
LC call number
NC1766.J3
LC item number
D73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animated films
  • Caricatures and cartoons
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Animated films
  • Caricatures and cartoons
  • Japan
Label
Anime explosion! : the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation, Patrick Drazen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Interpreting Anime. 1. A Page Right Out of History -- 2. Conventions versus Clichés -- 3. The Social Web and the Lone Wolf -- 4. Mukashi Mukashi: From Folktales to Anime -- 5. The Naked Truth -- 6. Rated H: Hardcore Anime -- 7. "A Very Pure Thing": Gay and Pseudo-Gay Themes in Anime -- 8. Bushido: The Way of the Warrior -- 9. Shojodo: The Way of the Teenage Girl -- 10. Enter the Mamagon: The Japanese Mother -- 11. Faith-Based: Christianity, Shinto, and Other Religions in Anime -- 12. Who Ya Gonna Call?: The Spirit World in Anime -- 13. The Starmaker Machinery: Anime and Idol -- 14. It's Not Easy Being Green: Nature in Anime -- 15. War Is Stupid: War and Anti-War Themes in Anime -- 16. Birth and Death and Rebirth: Reincarnation in Anime -- Part Two. Films and Directors. 1. Windaria -- 2. The Wings of Honnêamise: Tora-san in Space -- 3. Utena: Giri/Ninjo and the Triumph of Conservatism in Pop Culture -- 4. Giant Robo: Anime as Wagnerian Opera -- 5. Flying with Ghibli: The Animation of Hayao Miyazaki and Company -- 6. The Sailor Moon Phenomenon: Love! Valor! Compassion! Middie Blouses! -- 7. The Vision of Escaflowne -- 8. Neon Genesis Evangelion -- 9. Please Save My Earth -- 10. The Big Pokémon Scare -- 11. Plastic Little: Not What You Think -- 12. The Old and New Testaments of Masamune Shirow -- 13. The Man in the Mirror: Satoshi Kon -- 14. CLAMP: Women Unexpected -- 15. The Fullmetal Alchemist Phenomenon -- 16. Key the Metal Idol -- Afterword: The Future of Anime 2.0 -- Websites of Anime Mentioned in This Book
Control code
869091113
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
1 online resource (596 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611725506
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0cab7b45-a143-4ba4-a84b-5cd62bb30486
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869091113
Label
Anime explosion! : the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation, Patrick Drazen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Interpreting Anime. 1. A Page Right Out of History -- 2. Conventions versus Clichés -- 3. The Social Web and the Lone Wolf -- 4. Mukashi Mukashi: From Folktales to Anime -- 5. The Naked Truth -- 6. Rated H: Hardcore Anime -- 7. "A Very Pure Thing": Gay and Pseudo-Gay Themes in Anime -- 8. Bushido: The Way of the Warrior -- 9. Shojodo: The Way of the Teenage Girl -- 10. Enter the Mamagon: The Japanese Mother -- 11. Faith-Based: Christianity, Shinto, and Other Religions in Anime -- 12. Who Ya Gonna Call?: The Spirit World in Anime -- 13. The Starmaker Machinery: Anime and Idol -- 14. It's Not Easy Being Green: Nature in Anime -- 15. War Is Stupid: War and Anti-War Themes in Anime -- 16. Birth and Death and Rebirth: Reincarnation in Anime -- Part Two. Films and Directors. 1. Windaria -- 2. The Wings of Honnêamise: Tora-san in Space -- 3. Utena: Giri/Ninjo and the Triumph of Conservatism in Pop Culture -- 4. Giant Robo: Anime as Wagnerian Opera -- 5. Flying with Ghibli: The Animation of Hayao Miyazaki and Company -- 6. The Sailor Moon Phenomenon: Love! Valor! Compassion! Middie Blouses! -- 7. The Vision of Escaflowne -- 8. Neon Genesis Evangelion -- 9. Please Save My Earth -- 10. The Big Pokémon Scare -- 11. Plastic Little: Not What You Think -- 12. The Old and New Testaments of Masamune Shirow -- 13. The Man in the Mirror: Satoshi Kon -- 14. CLAMP: Women Unexpected -- 15. The Fullmetal Alchemist Phenomenon -- 16. Key the Metal Idol -- Afterword: The Future of Anime 2.0 -- Websites of Anime Mentioned in This Book
Control code
869091113
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
1 online resource (596 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611725506
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0cab7b45-a143-4ba4-a84b-5cd62bb30486
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)869091113

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...