Six guns and society : a structural study of the Western (Book, 2008) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Six guns and society : a structural study of the Western

Author: Will Wright
Publisher: Berkeley : Univ. of California Pr., [20]08.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Nachdr. der Ausg. 1977]View all editions and formats
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Explains the Western's popularity. This study deals with the question of the Western as an American myth, will lead us into abstract structural theory as well as economic and political history. It  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Wright
ISBN: 9780520034914 0520034910
OCLC Number: 609951717
Notes: Hergestellt on demand.
Description: 217 Seiten
Contents: Preface 1. Introduction: The Myth and the Method 2. The Structure of Myth 3. The Structure of the Western Film 4. Myth as a Narrative of Social Action 5. Individuals and Values: The Classical Plot 6. Individuals Against Values: The Vengeance Variation 7. Groups and Techniques: The Professional Plot 8. Myth and Meaning Methodological Epilogue Appendix Bibliography Index
Other Titles: Sixguns and society
Responsibility: by Will Wright.
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