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The Resource Film and the American moral vision of nature : Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney, Ronald B. Tobias

Film and the American moral vision of nature : Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney, Ronald B. Tobias

Label
Film and the American moral vision of nature : Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney
Title
Film and the American moral vision of nature
Title remainder
Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney
Statement of responsibility
Ronald B. Tobias
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With his square, bulldoggish stature, signature rimless glasses, and inimitable smile - part grimace, part snarl - Theodore Roosevelt was an unforgettable figure, imprinted on the American memory through photographs, the chiseled face of Mount Rushmore, and, especially, film. At once a hunter, explorer, naturalist, woodsman, and rancher, Roosevelt was the quintessential frontiersman, a man who believed that only nature could truly test and prove the worth of man. A documentary he made about his 1909 African safari embodied aggressive ideas of masculinity, power, racial superiority, and
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tobias, Ronald B.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Disney, Walt
  • Disney, Walt
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Nature in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Philosophy of nature
  • HISTORY
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Nature in motion pictures
  • Philosophy of nature
  • United States
  • Landschaft
  • Natur
  • Film
  • Gesellschaft
  • Inszenierung
  • USA
Label
Film and the American moral vision of nature : Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney, Ronald B. Tobias
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-244) 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
Contents
Tales of dominion -- The plow and the gun -- Picturing the West, 1883-1893 -- American idol, 1898 -- The end of nature -- African romance -- The dark continent -- When cowboys go to heaven -- Transplanting Africa -- Of ape-men, sex, and cannibal kings -- Adventures in monkeyland -- Nature, the film -- The world scrubbed clean
Control code
ocn778436396
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628951660
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6z20t1
Publisher number
MWT11397479
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778436396
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.
Label
Film and the American moral vision of nature : Theodore Roosevelt to Walt Disney, Ronald B. Tobias
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-244) 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
Contents
Tales of dominion -- The plow and the gun -- Picturing the West, 1883-1893 -- American idol, 1898 -- The end of nature -- African romance -- The dark continent -- When cowboys go to heaven -- Transplanting Africa -- Of ape-men, sex, and cannibal kings -- Adventures in monkeyland -- Nature, the film -- The world scrubbed clean
Control code
ocn778436396
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628951660
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6z20t1
Publisher number
MWT11397479
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778436396
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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