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The Resource The Hero in transition, [edited by] Ray B. Browne & Marshall W. Fishwick

The Hero in transition, [edited by] Ray B. Browne & Marshall W. Fishwick

Label
The Hero in transition
Title
The Hero in transition
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Ray B. Browne & Marshall W. Fishwick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-2009
  • 1923-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Browne, Ray B.
  • Fishwick, Marshall W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Heroes
  • Heroes in literature
  • Heroes in motion pictures
  • Culture in motion pictures
Label
The Hero in transition, [edited by] Ray B. Browne & Marshall W. Fishwick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Lone Ranger and Lenny Skutnik : the hero as popular culture / Roger R. Rollin -- The myth of the hero : from Mission: impossible to Magdalenian caves / Bruce A. Beatie -- The superhero's two worlds / Robert Inchausti -- The shrinking of psychiatry : a broken image / Linda B. Martin -- Searching for heroes / David Manning White -- Hero with 2000 faces / Ray B. Browne -- Heroes don't need zip codes Lenny Skutnik : accidental hero / Richard Shereikis -- Tarzan and Columbo, heroic mediators / Gary L. Harmon -- Quixote rides again : the popularity of the thriller / Peter Rickman -- Pulp vigilante heroes, the moral majority and the Apocalypse / Gary Hoppenstand -- The catalytic child hero in the contemporary gothic novel / Hanna B. Lewis
  • Unlikely heroes : the central figures in The world according to Garp, Even cowgirls get the blues, and A confederacy of dunces / William Nelson -- The changing-unchanging heroines and heroes of Harlequin romances 1950-1979 / Rita C. Hubbard -- Superhero : the six step progression / Hal Blythe and Charlie Sweet -- The cultural roots of our current infatuation with television's befuddled hero / Elizabeth S. Bell -- Journalist as hero : the adulation of Walter Cronkite / Robert G. Picard -- Roles, rituals and romance : the appeal of the soap opera heroine / Vicki Abt -- Heroes in American political film / Harry Keyishian -- Little Miss Poker Face / Nancy B. Bouchier and John E. Findling -- The man who made "Casey" famous / Roberta J. Park
  • "America's greatest sports figures" / David L. Porter -- The astro-political hero / David S. Bertolotti -- Archetypal alloy : Reagan's rhetorical image / Sarah Russell Hankins -- Marilyn Monroe : cult heroine / Lesley Dick -- Leaders of the American West : who are their heroes? / John J. Gardiner & Kathryn E. Jones -- Here's a real hero / Art Buchwald -- Did anyone ever see Washington nude? / Marshall W. Fishwick -- Lincoln in the bosom of familiarity / Ray B. Browne
Control code
9788462
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780879722371
Lccn
83071003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)640740
Label
The Hero in transition, [edited by] Ray B. Browne & Marshall W. Fishwick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Lone Ranger and Lenny Skutnik : the hero as popular culture / Roger R. Rollin -- The myth of the hero : from Mission: impossible to Magdalenian caves / Bruce A. Beatie -- The superhero's two worlds / Robert Inchausti -- The shrinking of psychiatry : a broken image / Linda B. Martin -- Searching for heroes / David Manning White -- Hero with 2000 faces / Ray B. Browne -- Heroes don't need zip codes Lenny Skutnik : accidental hero / Richard Shereikis -- Tarzan and Columbo, heroic mediators / Gary L. Harmon -- Quixote rides again : the popularity of the thriller / Peter Rickman -- Pulp vigilante heroes, the moral majority and the Apocalypse / Gary Hoppenstand -- The catalytic child hero in the contemporary gothic novel / Hanna B. Lewis
  • Unlikely heroes : the central figures in The world according to Garp, Even cowgirls get the blues, and A confederacy of dunces / William Nelson -- The changing-unchanging heroines and heroes of Harlequin romances 1950-1979 / Rita C. Hubbard -- Superhero : the six step progression / Hal Blythe and Charlie Sweet -- The cultural roots of our current infatuation with television's befuddled hero / Elizabeth S. Bell -- Journalist as hero : the adulation of Walter Cronkite / Robert G. Picard -- Roles, rituals and romance : the appeal of the soap opera heroine / Vicki Abt -- Heroes in American political film / Harry Keyishian -- Little Miss Poker Face / Nancy B. Bouchier and John E. Findling -- The man who made "Casey" famous / Roberta J. Park
  • "America's greatest sports figures" / David L. Porter -- The astro-political hero / David S. Bertolotti -- Archetypal alloy : Reagan's rhetorical image / Sarah Russell Hankins -- Marilyn Monroe : cult heroine / Lesley Dick -- Leaders of the American West : who are their heroes? / John J. Gardiner & Kathryn E. Jones -- Here's a real hero / Art Buchwald -- Did anyone ever see Washington nude? / Marshall W. Fishwick -- Lincoln in the bosom of familiarity / Ray B. Browne
Control code
9788462
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780879722371
Lccn
83071003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)640740

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