The Hollywood Curriculum

The Hollywood Curriculum

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The third edition of this book analyzes over 165 films distributed throughout the United States over the last 80 years to construct a theory of curriculum in the movies that is grounded in cultural studies and critical pedagogy. The portrayal of teachers in popular motion pictures is based on individual efforts rather than collective action and relies on codes established by stock characters and predictable plots, which precludes meaningful struggle. These conventions… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (February 06, 2017)

Collection: Counterpoints

Format: EPUB

Page count: 244 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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