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Product Description: Considering representations of torture in such television series as 24, Alias, and Homeland; the documentaries Taxi to the Dark Side (2007), Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007), and Standard Operating Procedure (2008); and "torture porn" feature films from the Saw and Hostel series, Hilary Neroni unites aesthetic and theoretical analysis to provide a unique portal into theorizing biopower and its relation to the desiring subject...read more

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9780231170703 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 5, 2015, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Considering representations of torture in such television series as 24, Alias, and Homeland; the documentaries Taxi to the Dark Side (2007), Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007), and Standard Operating Procedure (2008); and "torture porn" feature films from the Saw and Hostel series, Hilary Neroni unites aesthetic and theoretical analysis to provide a unique portal into theorizing biopower and its relation to the desiring subject.

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9780231170710 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 5, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Considering representations of torture in such television series as 24, Alias, and Homeland; the documentaries Taxi to the Dark Side (2007), Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007), and Standard Operating Procedure (2008); and "torture porn" feature films from the Saw and Hostel series, Hilary Neroni unites aesthetic and theoretical analysis to provide a unique portal into theorizing biopower and its relation to the desiring subject.
9780425065921, titled "A Distant Dream" | Berkley Pub Group, June 1, 1984, cover price $3.95 | also contains A Distant Dream | About this edition: The destiny of the Brand family becomes intertwined with America's rise to power, in a saga of an epic era in the creation of the American dream--from 1836 to 1848
9780425067444, titled "Slocum and the Lost Dutchman Mine" | Berkley Pub Group, January 1, 1984, cover price $2.50 | also contains Slocum and the Lost Dutchman Mine

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Product Description: Saw, Hostel, The Devil’s Rejects: this wave of horror movies has been classed under the disparaging label “torture porn.” Since David Edelstein coined the term for a New York magazine article a few years after 9/11, many critics have speculated that these movies simply reflect iconic images, anxieties, and sadistic fantasies that have emerged from the War on Terror...read more

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9780813564036 | Rutgers Univ Pr, April 24, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Saw, Hostel, The Devil’s Rejects: this wave of horror movies has been classed under the disparaging label “torture porn.

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9780813564029 | Rutgers Univ Pr, April 24, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Saw, Hostel, The Devil’s Rejects: this wave of horror movies has been classed under the disparaging label “torture porn.

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Product Description: Before 9/11, films addressing torture outside of the horror/slasher genre depicted the practice in a variety of forms. In most cases, torture was cast as the act of a desperate and depraved individual, and the viewer was more likely to identify with the victim rather than the torturer...read more
By Michael Flynn (editor) and Fabiola F. Salek (editor)

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9780231153584 | Columbia Univ Pr, August 21, 2012, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Before 9/11, films addressing torture outside of the horror/slasher genre depicted the practice in a variety of forms.

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9780231153591 | Columbia Univ Pr, August 21, 2012, cover price $30.00

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Product Description: A Distant Dream continues the saga of The American Palace. In the White House, new Presidents risk war to expand America's borders from sea to shining sea. As the nation grows, so grows the Brand dynasty. Rebecca's son Gunning falls into a trap set by the exquisite, degenerate Veronique Connaught...read more

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9780595136797 | Backinprint.Com, November 1, 2000, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A Distant Dream continues the saga of The American Palace.
9780425065921 | Berkley Pub Group, June 1, 1984, cover price $3.95 | also contains The Subject of Torture: Psychoanalysis and Biopolitics in Television and Film | About this edition: The destiny of the Brand family becomes intertwined with America's rise to power, in a saga of an epic era in the creation of the American dream--from 1836 to 1848

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