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The Resource Fan cultures, Matt Hills

Fan cultures, Matt Hills

Label
Fan cultures
Title
Fan cultures
Statement of responsibility
Matt Hills
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fans are one of the most widely-studied groups of media consumers. Emphasising the contradictions of fandom, Matthew Hills discusses how media fans have been conceptualised in cultural theory
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hills, Matt
Index
index present
LC call number
HM646
LC item number
.H55 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television viewers
  • Celebrities in mass media
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Fans (Persons)
  • Subculture
Label
Fan cultures, Matt Hills
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
Preface -- Introduction : Who's who? Academics, fans, scholar-fans and fan-scholars -- Part I: Approaching fan cultures. Fan cultures between consumerism and 'resistance' ; Fan cultures between community and hierarchy ; Fan cultures between 'knowledge' and 'justification' ; Fan cultures between 'fantasy' and 'reality' -- Part II: Theorising cult media. Fandom between cult and culture ; Media cults : between the 'textual' and the 'extratextual' ; Cult geographies : between the 'textual' and the 'spacial' ; Cult bodies : between the 'self' and the 'other' -- Conclusion : New media, new fandoms, new theoretical approaches?
Control code
l82001051092
Extent
xviii, 237 p.
Isbn
9780415240253
Lccn
2001051092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Fan cultures, Matt Hills
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
Preface -- Introduction : Who's who? Academics, fans, scholar-fans and fan-scholars -- Part I: Approaching fan cultures. Fan cultures between consumerism and 'resistance' ; Fan cultures between community and hierarchy ; Fan cultures between 'knowledge' and 'justification' ; Fan cultures between 'fantasy' and 'reality' -- Part II: Theorising cult media. Fandom between cult and culture ; Media cults : between the 'textual' and the 'extratextual' ; Cult geographies : between the 'textual' and the 'spacial' ; Cult bodies : between the 'self' and the 'other' -- Conclusion : New media, new fandoms, new theoretical approaches?
Control code
l82001051092
Extent
xviii, 237 p.
Isbn
9780415240253
Lccn
2001051092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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