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The Resource Killing the Indian maiden : images of Native American women in film, M. Elise Marubbio

Killing the Indian maiden : images of Native American women in film, M. Elise Marubbio

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Killing the Indian maiden : images of Native American women in film
Title
Killing the Indian maiden
Title remainder
images of Native American women in film
Statement of responsibility
M. Elise Marubbio
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Language
eng
Summary
Killing the Indian Maiden examines the fascinating and often disturbing portrayal of Native American women in film. M. Elise Marubbio examines the sacrificial role in which a young Native woman allies herself with a white male hero and dies as a result of that choice. In studying thirty-four Hollywood films from the silent period to the present, she draws upon theories of colonization, gender, race, and film studies to ground her analysis in broader historical and sociopolitical context and to help answer the question, "What does it mean to be an American?" The book reveals a cultural iconogra
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N$T
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Killing the Indian maiden : images of Native American women in film, M. Elise Marubbio
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Killing the Indian maiden : images of Native American women in film, M. Elise Marubbio
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jcfwm
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Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 233-239
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Emergence of the celluloid maiden -- The celluloid princess. Death, gratitude, and the squaw man's wife : the celluloid princess from 1908 to 1931 -- White-painted lady : the 1950s celluloid princess -- The sexualized maiden. What lies beneath the surface : the sexualized maiden of the 1940s -- The only good Indian is a dead Indian : the sexualized maiden of the 1950s and 1960s -- The hybrid celluloid maiden. Free love and violence : "going Native ' with the celluloid maiden in the 1970s -- Ghosts and vanishing Indian women : death of the celluloid maiden in the 1990s -- Into the twenty-first century
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1 online resource (xiii, 298 pages)
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Isbn
9780813136943
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Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
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illustrations
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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