By Geoff Martin,Erin Steuter

ISBN-10: 0739146807

ISBN-13: 9780739146804

ISBN-10: 0739146815

ISBN-13: 9780739146811

popular culture is going to struggle, through Geoff Martin and Erin Steuter, explores the endurance of militarism in American pop culture within the warfare on terror, from September 11 to the current day. The authors aspect the position of Hollywood and the leisure industries in rallying either the troops and the general public for battle and exhibit how toys, games, tune, and tv help modern militarism. while that pop culture is enlisting help for militarism, it's also serving as a huge resource of resistance to the warfare on terror in the course of the conventional mediums of tune and films, and more and more during the humor and perception of anti-war artists who're jamming the tradition of militarism. The satire of The day-by-day express, The Simpsons, and South Park are extra examples of so-called tradition jamming. This ebook is for readers who query the patience of a warrior tradition and gives new insights into the perpetuation of militaristic values all through American culture.

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