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Product Description: American film in the first decade of the 21st century became a cultural battleground on which a war of representation was waged, but did these films endorse the 'War on Terror' or challenge it? More than just reproducing these fears and fantasies, The 'War on Terror' and American Film argues that American cinema has played a significant role in shaping them, restructuring how audiences have viewed this most tumultuous of decades in particularly influential ways...read more

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9780748693092 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, December 1, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This compelling, theoretically informed and up-to-date exploration of contemporary American cinema charts the evolution of the impact of 9/11 on Hollywood film from Black Hawk Down (2001), through Batman Begins (2005), United 93 (2006) to Olympus Has Fallen (2013).

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9781474413060 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: American film in the first decade of the 21st century became a cultural battleground on which a war of representation was waged, but did these films endorse the 'War on Terror' or challenge it?

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Product Description: Cinematic Terror takes a uniquely long view of filmmakers' depiction of terrorism, examining how cinema has been a site of intense conflict between paramilitaries, state authorities and censors for well over a century. In the process, it takes us on a journey from the first Age of Terror that helped trigger World War One to the Global War on Terror that divides countries and families today...read more

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9781441107084 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 20, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Cinematic Terror takes a uniquely long view of filmmakers' depiction of terrorism, examining how cinema has been a site of intense conflict between paramilitaries, state authorities and censors for well over a century.
9780313229534, titled "British Politics and the American Revolution" | Greenwood Pub Group, June 1, 1981, cover price $65.00 | also contains British Politics and the American Revolution | About this edition: The author deals with the fifteen years from 1763 to 1778.

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9781441196200 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 20, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Cinematic Terror takes a uniquely long view of filmmakers' depiction of terrorism, examining how cinema has been a site of intense conflict between paramilitaries, state authorities and censors for well over a century.

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Product Description: In German Cinema – Terror and Trauma Since 1945, Thomas Elsaesser reevaluates the meaning of the Holocaust for postwar German films and culture, while offering a reconsideration of trauma theory today. Elsaesser argues that Germany's attempts at "mastering the past" can be seen as both a failure and an achievement, making it appropriate to speak of an ongoing 'guilt management' that includes not only Germany, but Europe as a whole...read more

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9780415709262 | Routledge, November 6, 2013, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: In German Cinema – Terror and Trauma Since 1945, Thomas Elsaesser reevaluates the meaning of the Holocaust for postwar German films and culture, while offering a reconsideration of trauma theory today.

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9780415709279 | Routledge, November 4, 2013, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: In German Cinema – Terror and Trauma Since 1945, Thomas Elsaesser reevaluates the meaning of the Holocaust for postwar German films and culture, while offering a reconsideration of trauma theory today.

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Product Description: The horror film is meant to end in hope: Regan McNeil can be exorcized. A hydrophobic Roy Scheider can blow up a shark. Buffy can and will slay vampires. Heroic human qualities like love, bravery, resourcefulness, and intelligence will eventually defeat the monster...read more

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9781441197979 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 22, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The horror film is meant to end in hope: Regan McNeil can be exorcized.

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Product Description: The horror film is meant to end in hope: Regan McNeil can be exorcized. A hydrophobic Roy Scheider can blow up a shark. Buffy can and will slay vampires. Heroic human qualities like love, bravery, resourcefulness, and intelligence will eventually defeat the monster...read more

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9781441132956 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 22, 2012, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The horror film is meant to end in hope: Regan McNeil can be exorcized.

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Product Description: Cinema has played a key role in articulating the impact and legacies of the so-called anni di piombo in Italy, the years of intra-national political terrorism that lasted from 1969 until well into the 1980s. Tragedia all’italiana offers an analytical exploration of Italian cinema’s representation and refraction of those years, showing how a substantial and still growing corpus of films has shaped the ways in which Italians have assimilated and remembered the events of this period...read more

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9783039115747 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 30, 2011, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: Cinema has played a key role in articulating the impact and legacies of the so-called anni di piombo in Italy, the years of intra-national political terrorism that lasted from 1969 until well into the 1980s.

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Product Description: September 11th, 2001 remains a focal point of American consciousness, a site demanding ongoing excavation, a site at which to mark before and after "everything" changed. In ways both real and intangible the entire sequence of events of that day continues to resonate in an endlessly proliferating aftermath of meanings that continue to evolve...read more
By Karen Randell (editor)

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9781441111326, titled "Reframing 9/11: Film, Popular Culture and the Ôwar on Terrorö" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 13, 2010, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: September 11th, 2001 remains a focal point of American consciousness, a site demanding ongoing excavation, a site at which to mark before and after "everything" changed.

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9781441119056, titled "Reframing 9/11: Film, Popular Culture and the Ôwar on Terrorö" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 13, 2010, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: "This is a collection of analyses that focuses on popular culture as a profound discursive site of anxiety and discussion about 9/11 and demystifies the day's events.

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Product Description: This book examines how American foreign policy and the commercial film industry's economic interests influenced the portrayal of international terrorism in Hollywood blockbuster films from the time of the Iran hostage crisis to the 9/11 terrorist attacks...read more

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9780786436620, titled "The Depiction of Terrorists in Blockbuster Hollywood Films, 1980-2001: An Analytical Study" | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, April 16, 2011, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This book examines how American foreign policy and the commercial film industry's economic interests influenced the portrayal of international terrorism in Hollywood blockbuster films from the time of the Iran hostage crisis to the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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Product Description: It may be said that every trauma is two traumas or ten thousand-depending on the number of people involved. How one experiences and reacts to an event is unique and depends largely on one's direct or indirect positioning, personal psychic history, and individual memories...read more

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9780813535906 | Rutgers Univ Pr, August 25, 2005, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: It may be said that every trauma is two traumas or ten thousand-depending on the number of people involved.

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9780813535913 | Rutgers Univ Pr, August 25, 2005, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: It may be said that every trauma is two traumas or ten thousand-depending on the number of people involved.

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Product Description: September 11, 2001 made the dangers of terrorism horrifyingly real for Americans. Although not the first or only attack on U.S. soil, its magnitude renewed old debates and raised fresh concerns about the relations between media and such events...read more
By J. David Slocum (editor)

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9780813536071 | Rutgers Univ Pr, June 22, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: September 11, 2001 made the dangers of terrorism horrifyingly real for Americans.

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9780813536088 | Rutgers Univ Pr, July 25, 2005, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: September 11, 2001 made the dangers of terrorism horrifyingly real for Americans.

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Product Description: The author deals with the fifteen years from 1763 to 1778. The period opened with an attempt by the British Government to reconstruct and reform the old British colonial system. It closed with the Carlisle Peace Commission and the Franco-American Alliance, which ended the possibility of imperial reorganization and insured the disruption of the old British Empire and the independence of the United States...read more

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9780313229534 | Greenwood Pub Group, June 1, 1981, cover price $65.00 | also contains Cinematic Terror: A Global History of Terrorism on Film | About this edition: The author deals with the fifteen years from 1763 to 1778.

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