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Geographies, genders and geopolitics of James Bond / Lisa funnell, Klaus Dodds.

Lisa Funnell, 1980- author.

London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2016.

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  • Title:
    Geographies, genders and geopolitics of James Bond / Lisa funnell, Klaus Dodds.
  • Author: Lisa Funnell, 1980- author.
  • Contributor: Klaus Dodds author.
  • Subjects: Political science; James Bond films -- History and criticism; PERFORMING ARTS -- Reference; James Bond films; Performing Arts -- Film & Video -- General; Film: styles & genres; Films, cinema; International relations; Film genres; Political Science -- International Relations -- General; International relations; Electronic books; Criticism, interpretation, etc;
    Dewey: 791.43/651
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2016.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Abstract; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Figures; Chapter 1: Introduction; Geographies, Genders, and€Geopolitics of€James€Bond; The Book's Mission; Notes; Chapter 2: The Haptic Geographies of James Bond's Body; Haptic Geographies of€James Bond; The Fit Body; The Sensual Body; The Technical Body; The Memorializing Body; The Calculative Body; In/Out of€Touch: Regulating James Bond and€His Missions; Notes; Chapter 3: The Anglo-American Connection; The Connery Era: Establishing the€Anglo-American Connection; The Moore Era: Concentration and€Differentiation of€American Allies.
    Contents: Dalton Era: American-Focused and€American-CentricBrosnan Era: Bond Girl Take Over; Craig Era: Re-visioning American Identities; The Anglo-American Connection; Notes; Chapter 4: Shaken, Not Stirred: Shifting Representations of€the€Soviet Union and€Russia; Bond Girl and€the€Bad Girl; From Russia with€Love; GoldenEye; Bond and€the€Soviet Female Agent; Older and€Younger Soviet Generals/Agents (or Soviet Doves and€Hawks); Octopussy; A View to€a€Kill; The Living Daylights; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 5: The Asian City: Modern/Vertical vs. Pre- modern/Horizontal Spaces.
    Contents: East Asian Modernity in€the€Connery EraVertical and€Horizontal Contrasts in€the€Moore€Era; The Technical/Modern Divide in€the€Brosnan Era; Techno-Orientalism in€Skyfall; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 6: Resourceful Bond; Gold; Goldfinger; Diamonds; Diamonds Are Forever; Die Another Day; Crude Oil/Petroleum; The Man with€the€Golden Gun; The World Is Not Enough; Quantum of€Solace; Water Conflict; Quantum of€Solace; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 7: Smooth Operator: Space, Mobility, and€Social Rituals; License to€Destroy; Villain's Lair; Preserving Monuments; Construction Sites.
    Contents: Trains, Planes, and€AutomobilesTrains; Planes; Automobiles; High Versus Low Culture Spaces; Tourist Traps; Highbrow Social Spaces; The Casino; Symphony and€Opera; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 8: Heartland Geopolitics; Heartland Under Attack; Rallying Around the€Flag; Blue; Red; Homecoming; Heartland Ruins; Notes; Afterword; Bibliography; Index.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781137570246 (electronic bk.); ISBN 1137570245 (electronic bk.); BNB GBB8B8416; System number: 018912798
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-231) and index.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (246 pages).
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.302766
  • UIN: BLL01018912798

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