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The Resource The philosophy of the western, edited by Jennifer L. McMahon and B. Steve Csaki

The philosophy of the western, edited by Jennifer L. McMahon and B. Steve Csaki

Label
The philosophy of the western
Title
The philosophy of the western
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer L. McMahon and B. Steve Csaki
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/6278
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.W4
LC item number
P485 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The philosophy of popular culture
Label
The philosophy of the western, edited by Jennifer L. McMahon and B. Steve Csaki
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. The cowboy way: the essence of the western hero. "Do not forsake me, oh, my darling": loneliness and solitude in westerns / Shai Biderman -- Civilization and its discontents: the self-sufficient western hero / Douglas J. Den Uyl -- Mommas, don't let your babies grow up to be pragmatists / B. Steve Csaki -- Two ways to Yuma: Locke, liberalism, and western masculinity in 3:10 to Yuma / Stephen J. Mexal -- Landscapes of gendered violence: male love and anxiety on the railroad / Lindsey Collins -- Pt. 2. The code of the West: the cowboy and society. "Order out of the mud": Deadwood and the state of nature / Paul A. Cantor -- Order without law: The Magnificent Seven, East and West / Aeon J. Skoble -- From dollars to iron: the currency of Clint Eastwood's westerns / David L. McNaron -- The duty of reason: Kantian ethics in High Noon / Daw-Nay Evans -- Pt. 3. Outlaws: challenging conventions of the western. The cost of the code: ethical consequences in High Noon and the Ox-Bow Incident / Ken Hada -- "Back off to what?" The search for meaning in The Wild Bunch / Richard Gaughran -- No Country for Old Men: the decline of ethics and the west(ern) / William J. Devlin -- The northwestern: McCabe and Mrs. Miller / George McKnight -- Pt. 4. On the fringe: the encounter with the other -- Savage nations: Native Americans and the western / Michael Valdez Moses -- Regeneration through stories and song: the view from the other side of the west in Smoke Signals / Richard Gilmore -- Go west, young woman! "Hegel's dialectic and women's identities in western films / Gary Heba and Robin Murphy -- Beating a live horse: the elevation and degradation of horses in westerns / Jennifer L. McMahon
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
368 p.
Isbn
9780813125916
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010007780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn460059266
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn664707268
Label
The philosophy of the western, edited by Jennifer L. McMahon and B. Steve Csaki
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. The cowboy way: the essence of the western hero. "Do not forsake me, oh, my darling": loneliness and solitude in westerns / Shai Biderman -- Civilization and its discontents: the self-sufficient western hero / Douglas J. Den Uyl -- Mommas, don't let your babies grow up to be pragmatists / B. Steve Csaki -- Two ways to Yuma: Locke, liberalism, and western masculinity in 3:10 to Yuma / Stephen J. Mexal -- Landscapes of gendered violence: male love and anxiety on the railroad / Lindsey Collins -- Pt. 2. The code of the West: the cowboy and society. "Order out of the mud": Deadwood and the state of nature / Paul A. Cantor -- Order without law: The Magnificent Seven, East and West / Aeon J. Skoble -- From dollars to iron: the currency of Clint Eastwood's westerns / David L. McNaron -- The duty of reason: Kantian ethics in High Noon / Daw-Nay Evans -- Pt. 3. Outlaws: challenging conventions of the western. The cost of the code: ethical consequences in High Noon and the Ox-Bow Incident / Ken Hada -- "Back off to what?" The search for meaning in The Wild Bunch / Richard Gaughran -- No Country for Old Men: the decline of ethics and the west(ern) / William J. Devlin -- The northwestern: McCabe and Mrs. Miller / George McKnight -- Pt. 4. On the fringe: the encounter with the other -- Savage nations: Native Americans and the western / Michael Valdez Moses -- Regeneration through stories and song: the view from the other side of the west in Smoke Signals / Richard Gilmore -- Go west, young woman! "Hegel's dialectic and women's identities in western films / Gary Heba and Robin Murphy -- Beating a live horse: the elevation and degradation of horses in westerns / Jennifer L. McMahon
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
368 p.
Isbn
9780813125916
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010007780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn460059266
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn664707268

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