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Product Description: Many Jewish artists and writers contributed to the creation of popular comics and graphic novels, and in The Quest for Jewish Belief and Identity in the Graphic Novel, Stephen E. Tabachnick takes readers on an engaging tour of graphic novels that explore themes of Jewish identity and belief...read more

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9780817318215 | Univ of Alabama Pr, June 30, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Many Jewish artists and writers contributed to the creation of popular comics and graphic novels, and in The Quest for Jewish Belief and Identity in the Graphic Novel, Stephen E.

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Product Description: Stan Lee, who was the head writer of Marvel Comics in the early 1960s, co-created such popular heroes as Spider-Man, Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Thor, and Daredevil. This book traces the ways in which American theologians and comic books of the era were not only both saying things about what it means to be human, but, starting with Lee they were largely saying the same things...read more

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9780415843584 | Taylor & Francis, June 26, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Stan Lee, who was the head writer of Marvel Comics in the early 1960s, co-created such popular heroes as Spider-Man, Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Thor, and Daredevil.

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Product Description: Manga and anime (illustrated serial novels and animated films) are highly influential Japanese entertainment media that boast tremendous domestic consumption as well as worldwide distribution and an international audience. Drawing on Tradition examines religious aspects of the culture of manga and anime production and consumption through a methodological synthesis of narrative and visual analysis, history, and ethnography...read more

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9780824835897 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, August 31, 2012, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Manga and anime (illustrated serial novels and animated films) are highly influential Japanese entertainment media that boast tremendous domestic consumption as well as worldwide distribution and an international audience.

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9780824836542 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, August 31, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Manga and anime (illustrated serial novels and animated films) are highly influential Japanese entertainment media that boast tremendous domestic consumption as well as worldwide distribution and an international audience.

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Product Description: What makes someone a hero? In the early 1960's, the image of a superhero was someone with a square jaw, a muscular build, and a quick smile, whose biggest personal problem was trying to keep their girlfriends from guessing their secret identities...read more

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9780827223387 | Chalice Pr, April 1, 2011, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: What makes someone a hero?

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Product Description: Comic books have increasingly become a vehicle for serious social commentary and, specifically, for innovative religious thought. Practitioners of both traditional religions and new religious movements have begun to employ comics as a missionary tool, while humanists and religious progressives use comics' unique fusion of text and image to criticize traditional theologies and to offer alternatives...read more
By Christine Hoff Kraemer (editor) and A. David Lewis (editor)

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9781441158475 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 21, 2010, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Comic books have increasingly become a vehicle for serious social commentary and, specifically, for innovative religious thought.
9780195215656, titled "Atlas of the World" | Oxford Univ Pr, December 2, 1999, cover price $75.00 | also contains Atlas of the World | About this edition: Includes computer-generated maps from a digital database, a section introducing world geography, and comprehensive indexing
9780195213720, titled "The Pocket World Atlas" | 2nd edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1998), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Features topographic maps of the continents, general regions, and specific countries, and includes information about time zones, air travel routes, climatic regions, and world statistics

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9780826430267 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 21, 2010, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Comic books have increasingly become a vehicle for serious social commentary and, specifically, for innovative religious thought.

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Product Description: Spider-Man. Batman. The X-Men. The Fantastic Four. Comic books and the characters they have spawned have become twenty-first-century mythology. Greg Garrett helps us see the profound depth that can be found in the glossy, fast-paced, and often violent world of comics, graphic novels, and the films they inspire...read more

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9780664231910 | Exp rev edition (Westminster John Knox Pr, January 17, 2008), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Spider-Man.

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Product Description: The Gospel According to Superheroes: Religion and Popular Culture offers an intriguing look at superheroes in light of the spiritual and mythological roles they play in our lives. B. J. Oropeza takes you through the adventuresome quest of three comic book eras as you read about the popular narratives of superheroes such as Batman, Superman, Spider-Man, X-Men, Hulk, Wonder Woman, the Fantastic Four, sci-fi film heroes, pulp heroes, antiheroes, and more...read more
By Stan Lee (foreword by) and B. J. Oropeza (editor)

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9780820474229 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, June 1, 2005, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: The Gospel According to Superheroes: Religion and Popular Culture offers an intriguing look at superheroes in light of the spiritual and mythological roles they play in our lives.

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Product Description: Spider-Man. Batman. The X-Men. The Fantastic Four. Comic books and the characters they have spawned have become twenty-first-century mythology. Greg Garrett helps us see the profound depth that can be found in the glossy, fast-paced, and often violent world of comics, graphic novels, and the films they inspire...read more

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9781576835760 | 1 edition (Nav Pr, April 1, 2005), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Spider-Man.

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Explores the Christ-like qualities of Superman, how to find and use one's unique gift like Daredevil, and the responsibility to serve others like Spiderman, and helps us understand why we love super heroes: because we long for a savior. Original.

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9780801065101 | Baker Pub Group, October 1, 2004, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Explores the Christ-like qualities of Superman, how to find and use one's unique gift like Daredevil, and the responsibility to serve others like Spiderman, and helps us understand why we love super heroes: because we long for a savior.

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Provides hundreds of full-color, large-format maps and satellite photography, with entries on the newest nations, flags, and statistics; detailed political and topographical information; a free pull-out wall map; and a comprehensive 75,000-entry index. (Reference)
By George Philip & Son (corporate author)

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9780195219197 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $85.00 | also contains Defending the Conquest: Bernardo de Vargas Machuca's Defense and Discourse of the Western Conquests | About this edition: Provides maps and satellite photography that reflect the most recent political, economic, and demographic statistics, and presents articles addressing the environment and population matters in major cities of the world.
9780195216844 | Har/map edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 16, 2000), cover price $75.00 | also contains The Shame of Survival: Working Through a Nazi Childhood | About this edition: Includes computer-generated maps from a digital database, a section introducing world geography, and comprehensive indexing.
9780195215656 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 2, 1999, cover price $75.00 | also contains Graven Images: Religion in Comic Books and Graphic Novels | About this edition: Includes computer-generated maps from a digital database, a section introducing world geography, and comprehensive indexing
9780195214642 | 6 sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 29, 1998), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Includes computer-generated maps from a digital database, a section introducing world geography, and comprehensive indexing

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