The Resource Dream West : Politics and Religion in Cowboy Movies

Dream West : Politics and Religion in Cowboy Movies

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Dream West : Politics and Religion in Cowboy Movies
Title
Dream West
Title remainder
Politics and Religion in Cowboy Movies
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Contributor
Subject
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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Brode, Douglas
LC call number
PN1995.9.W4 -- B76 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture
Series volume
v.41
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  • Politics in motion pictures
  • Religion in motion pictures
  • Western films -- History and criticism
Label
Dream West : Politics and Religion in Cowboy Movies
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443707
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction. "Code of the West": Politics, Religion, and Popular Culture -- Part One. Cowboy Politics: Roosevelt through Reagan -- 1. To Die in the West: The O.K. Corral, History versus Film -- 2. Sheriff of Cochise: Thirty Seconds to Eternity -- 3. Red, White, and Blue States: Political Philosophy in Nineteenth-Century America -- 4. "From My Cold, Dead Hands": Gun Control in the West and Westerns -- 5. Way of the Gun: Violence in American Life -- 6. It's a Man's World? Gender Politics on Hollywood's Frontier -- 7. Go West, Young (Business)Man: American Dreamers, Political Schemers -- 8. Redistributing the Wealth: Gene Autry, Frank Capra, and the New Deal Western -- 9. Don't Fence Me In: Rugged Individualism and Open Range -- 10. Silent Springs, Vanishing Prairies: Environmentalism and the Western -- 11. Red States, Red Menace: Of Cowboys and Communism -- 12. Once upon a Time in a Revolution: Radical Politics and the Western Film -- 13. Viva Juárez! Viva Villa! Viva Zapata! The Biographical Western as Political Allegory -- 14. All the Right Stuff: The World According to John Wayne -- 15. Flag-Waving on the Wild Frontier: Stars and Stripes as Political Ideology -- Part Two. God's Country: Religion in the Western Film -- 16. Odes to American Imperialism: Manifest Destiny in Western Movies -- 17. The Town and the City: Space as Theme, Place as Character -- 18. Glory in the (Wild)Flower: Romanticism on the Open Range -- 19. Hearts of Darkness, Souls of Light: Visions of Nature in American Film and Fiction -- 20. A Chapel in the Canyon: Religiosity, American-Style -- 21. Multiculturalism, Mormonism, and Movies: Hollywood's History and Cultural Appropriation -- 22. End of the Trail: The Dark Side of Faith -- 23. Ride Out for Vengeance: Revising a Western Paradigm
  • 24. Old Testament and New: Days of Wrath, Angels of Mercy -- 25. The Church and the Saloon: Catholic versus Protestant Westerns -- 26. Onward, Christian Soldiers: The Pistol and the Pulpit -- 27. Harts of the West: The Gospel According to Clint -- 28. Then Came Sam! From Pappy to Peckinpah -- 29. Count No Man Lucky until His Death: The Western as American Tragedy -- 30. Born Again: Of Cowboys, Christianity, and Conversion -- Conclusion. No Country for Bold Men: The Western Film in the Twenty-First Century -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index of Films and Shows -- General Index
Control code
EBC3443707
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (390 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292745568
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443707
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443707
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10803247
  • (OCoLC)899045330
Label
Dream West : Politics and Religion in Cowboy Movies
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3443707
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction. "Code of the West": Politics, Religion, and Popular Culture -- Part One. Cowboy Politics: Roosevelt through Reagan -- 1. To Die in the West: The O.K. Corral, History versus Film -- 2. Sheriff of Cochise: Thirty Seconds to Eternity -- 3. Red, White, and Blue States: Political Philosophy in Nineteenth-Century America -- 4. "From My Cold, Dead Hands": Gun Control in the West and Westerns -- 5. Way of the Gun: Violence in American Life -- 6. It's a Man's World? Gender Politics on Hollywood's Frontier -- 7. Go West, Young (Business)Man: American Dreamers, Political Schemers -- 8. Redistributing the Wealth: Gene Autry, Frank Capra, and the New Deal Western -- 9. Don't Fence Me In: Rugged Individualism and Open Range -- 10. Silent Springs, Vanishing Prairies: Environmentalism and the Western -- 11. Red States, Red Menace: Of Cowboys and Communism -- 12. Once upon a Time in a Revolution: Radical Politics and the Western Film -- 13. Viva Juárez! Viva Villa! Viva Zapata! The Biographical Western as Political Allegory -- 14. All the Right Stuff: The World According to John Wayne -- 15. Flag-Waving on the Wild Frontier: Stars and Stripes as Political Ideology -- Part Two. God's Country: Religion in the Western Film -- 16. Odes to American Imperialism: Manifest Destiny in Western Movies -- 17. The Town and the City: Space as Theme, Place as Character -- 18. Glory in the (Wild)Flower: Romanticism on the Open Range -- 19. Hearts of Darkness, Souls of Light: Visions of Nature in American Film and Fiction -- 20. A Chapel in the Canyon: Religiosity, American-Style -- 21. Multiculturalism, Mormonism, and Movies: Hollywood's History and Cultural Appropriation -- 22. End of the Trail: The Dark Side of Faith -- 23. Ride Out for Vengeance: Revising a Western Paradigm
  • 24. Old Testament and New: Days of Wrath, Angels of Mercy -- 25. The Church and the Saloon: Catholic versus Protestant Westerns -- 26. Onward, Christian Soldiers: The Pistol and the Pulpit -- 27. Harts of the West: The Gospel According to Clint -- 28. Then Came Sam! From Pappy to Peckinpah -- 29. Count No Man Lucky until His Death: The Western as American Tragedy -- 30. Born Again: Of Cowboys, Christianity, and Conversion -- Conclusion. No Country for Bold Men: The Western Film in the Twenty-First Century -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index of Films and Shows -- General Index
Control code
EBC3443707
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (390 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780292745568
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443707
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443707
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10803247
  • (OCoLC)899045330

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