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Author Beckman, Karen Redrobe, 1971-
Title Crash [electronic resource] : cinema and the politics of speed and stasis / Karen Beckman.
Publication Info. Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2010.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Jerky nearness" : spectatorship, mobility, and collision in early cinema -- Car wreckers and home lovers : the automobile in silent slapstick -- Doing death over : industrial-safety films, accidental-motion studies, and the involuntary crash test dummy -- Disaster time, the Kennedy assassination, and Andy Warhol's Since (1966/2002) -- Film falls apart : Crash, Semen, and Pop -- Crash aesthetics : Amores perros and the dream of cinematic mobility -- The afterlife of Weekend, or, the university found on a scrapheap.
Note Description based on print version record
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Car-chase films -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- Plots, themes, etc.
Motion pictures -- History.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Beckman, Karen Redrobe, 1971- Crash Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2010 9780822347088 0822347083 9780822347262 0822347261 (DLC) 2009053841
ISBN 9780822392767 (e-book)
0822392763 (e-book)
9780822347088 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822347083 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822347262 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822347261 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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