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The Resource Straitjacket sexualities : unbinding Asian American manhoods in the movies, Celine Parreñas Shimizu, (electronic book)

Straitjacket sexualities : unbinding Asian American manhoods in the movies, Celine Parreñas Shimizu, (electronic book)

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Straitjacket sexualities : unbinding Asian American manhoods in the movies
Title
Straitjacket sexualities
Title remainder
unbinding Asian American manhoods in the movies
Statement of responsibility
Celine Parreñas Shimizu
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Depictions of Asian American men as effeminate or asexual pervade popular movies. Hollywood has made clear that Asian American men lack the qualities inherent to the heroic heterosexual male. This restricting, circumscribed vision of masculinity--a straitjacketing, according to author Celine Parreñas Shimizu--aggravates Asian American male sexual problems both on and off screen. Straitjacket Sexualities: Unbinding Asian American Manhoods in the Movies looks to cinematic history to reveal the dynamic ways Asian American men, from Bruce Lee to Long Duk Dong, create and claim a variety of masculin
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Shimizu, Celine
Dewey number
791.43/65211
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.A77
LC item number
A795 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Shimizu, Celine Parrenãs
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  • Asian American men in motion pictures
  • Masculinity in motion pictures
  • Sex in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
Label
Straitjacket sexualities : unbinding Asian American manhoods in the movies, Celine Parreñas Shimizu, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
ebr10539267
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 277 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780804773003
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Straitjacket sexualities : unbinding Asian American manhoods in the movies, Celine Parreñas Shimizu, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
ebr10539267
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 277 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780804773003
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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