Anti-Intellectual Representations of American Colleges and Universities : Fictional Higher Education, Hardback Book

Anti-Intellectual Representations of American Colleges and Universities : Fictional Higher Education Hardback

Edited by Barbara F. Tobolowsky, Pauline J. Reynolds

Part of the Higher Education and Society series

Description

This book explores popular media depictions of higher education from an American perspective.

Each chapter in this book investigates the portrait of higher education in an exciting array of media including novels, television, film, comic books, and video games revealing the ways anti-intellectualism manifests through time.

Examining a wide range of narratives, the authors in this book provide incisive commentary on the role of the university as well as the life of students, faculty, and staff in fictional college campuses.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 207 pages, XIII, 207 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Media studies
  • ISBN: 9781137570031

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