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The Resource Wonder Woman and philosophy : the Amazonian mystique, edited by Jacob M. Held

Wonder Woman and philosophy : the Amazonian mystique, edited by Jacob M. Held

Label
Wonder Woman and philosophy : the Amazonian mystique
Title
Wonder Woman and philosophy
Title remainder
the Amazonian mystique
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jacob M. Held
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wonder Woman and Philosophy: The Amazonian Mystique explores a wide range of philosophical questions surrounding the most popular female superhero of all time, from her creation as feminist propaganda during World War II up to the first female lead in the blockbuster DC movie-franchise
Member of
Cataloging source
AKC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Held, Jacob M.
Series statement
The Blackwell philosophy and popculture series
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  • Wonder Woman
  • Wonder Woman
  • Wonder Woman
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Women superheroes
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Wonder Woman (Fictitious character.)
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Philosophie dans la littérature
  • Superhéroïnes
  • Women superheroes
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Philosophy in literature
Label
Wonder Woman and philosophy : the Amazonian mystique, edited by Jacob M. Held
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • J. Lenore Wright ;
  • 2.
  • The God of War is wearing what? Gender in the New 52
  • Sarah K. Donovan ;
  • 3.
  • Wonder Woman vs. Harley Quinn : The paradox of the mortal hero
  • Jill Hernandez and Allie Hernandez ;
  • 4.
  • Great Hera! Considering Wonder Woman's super heroism
  • Trip McCrossin
  • Part II.
  • Dispatches from man's world.
  • 5.
  • Wonder Woman : Feminist faux pas?
  • Andrea Zanin ;
  • 6.
  • Feminist symbol or fetish? Žižek, Wonder Woman, and final crisis
  • Matthew William Drake ;
  • 7.
  • When Clark met Diana : Friendship and romance in comics
  • Introduction:
  • Matthew A. Hoffman and Sara Kolmes
  • Part III.
  • When I deal with them, I deal with them.
  • 8.
  • Bound to face the truth : The ethics of using Wonder Woman's lasso
  • Melanie Johnson-Moxley ;
  • 9.
  • "What I had to do" : The ethics of Wonder Woman's execution of Maxwell Lord
  • Mark D. White ;
  • 10.
  • In and for a world of ordinary mortals
  • Can a warrior care? Wonder Woman and the improbable intersection of care ethics and bushido
  • Steve Bein ;
  • 11.
  • Wonder Woman : Saving lives through just torture?
  • Adam Barkman and Sabina Tokbergenova ;
  • 12.
  • Wonder Woman winning with words : A paragon of wisdom, disarming threats one at a time ...
  • Francis Tobienne Jr.
  • Part IV.
  • God(s), country, sorority.
  • Jacob M. Held
  • 13.
  • Wonder Woman, worship, and gods almighty : Purpose in submission to loving authority
  • Jacob M. Held ;
  • 14.
  • Merciful Mineva in a modern Metropolis
  • Dennis Knepp ;
  • 15.
  • Wonder Woman and patriarchy : From Temyscira's Amazons to Wittig's Guérrillères
  • Mónica Cano Abadía
  • Part V.
  • Part I.
  • Tying up loose ends.
  • 16.
  • The Lasso of Truth?
  • James Edwin Mahon ;
  • 17.
  • Loving lassos : Wonder Woman, kink, and care
  • Maria Chavez, Chris Gavaler, and Nathaniel Goldberg ;
  • 18.
  • Golden Lassos and logical paradoxes
  • Roy T. Cook and Nathan Kellen
  • You are a Wonder Women.
  • 1.
  • Becoming a (Wonder) Woman : Feminism, nationalism, and the ambiguity of female identity
Control code
986787341
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 215 pages
Isbn
9781119280750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
System control number
(OCoLC)986787341
Label
Wonder Woman and philosophy : the Amazonian mystique, edited by Jacob M. Held
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • J. Lenore Wright ;
  • 2.
  • The God of War is wearing what? Gender in the New 52
  • Sarah K. Donovan ;
  • 3.
  • Wonder Woman vs. Harley Quinn : The paradox of the mortal hero
  • Jill Hernandez and Allie Hernandez ;
  • 4.
  • Great Hera! Considering Wonder Woman's super heroism
  • Trip McCrossin
  • Part II.
  • Dispatches from man's world.
  • 5.
  • Wonder Woman : Feminist faux pas?
  • Andrea Zanin ;
  • 6.
  • Feminist symbol or fetish? Žižek, Wonder Woman, and final crisis
  • Matthew William Drake ;
  • 7.
  • When Clark met Diana : Friendship and romance in comics
  • Introduction:
  • Matthew A. Hoffman and Sara Kolmes
  • Part III.
  • When I deal with them, I deal with them.
  • 8.
  • Bound to face the truth : The ethics of using Wonder Woman's lasso
  • Melanie Johnson-Moxley ;
  • 9.
  • "What I had to do" : The ethics of Wonder Woman's execution of Maxwell Lord
  • Mark D. White ;
  • 10.
  • In and for a world of ordinary mortals
  • Can a warrior care? Wonder Woman and the improbable intersection of care ethics and bushido
  • Steve Bein ;
  • 11.
  • Wonder Woman : Saving lives through just torture?
  • Adam Barkman and Sabina Tokbergenova ;
  • 12.
  • Wonder Woman winning with words : A paragon of wisdom, disarming threats one at a time ...
  • Francis Tobienne Jr.
  • Part IV.
  • God(s), country, sorority.
  • Jacob M. Held
  • 13.
  • Wonder Woman, worship, and gods almighty : Purpose in submission to loving authority
  • Jacob M. Held ;
  • 14.
  • Merciful Mineva in a modern Metropolis
  • Dennis Knepp ;
  • 15.
  • Wonder Woman and patriarchy : From Temyscira's Amazons to Wittig's Guérrillères
  • Mónica Cano Abadía
  • Part V.
  • Part I.
  • Tying up loose ends.
  • 16.
  • The Lasso of Truth?
  • James Edwin Mahon ;
  • 17.
  • Loving lassos : Wonder Woman, kink, and care
  • Maria Chavez, Chris Gavaler, and Nathaniel Goldberg ;
  • 18.
  • Golden Lassos and logical paradoxes
  • Roy T. Cook and Nathan Kellen
  • You are a Wonder Women.
  • 1.
  • Becoming a (Wonder) Woman : Feminism, nationalism, and the ambiguity of female identity
Control code
986787341
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 215 pages
Isbn
9781119280750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
System control number
(OCoLC)986787341

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