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Disability and popular culture : focusing passion, creating community and expressing defiance / Katie Ellis.

Ellis, Katie, 1978- (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781472411792
  • ISBN: 147241179X
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Surrey : Ashgate, 2015.

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General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
List of figures and tables -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: producerly disability -- Our moment in time : the transitory and concrete value of disability toys -- Contemporary beauty-ism -- Spaces of cultural mediation : the science fiction cinema of the third stage of disability -- Among the leading characters on television -- Enfreaking popular music : making us think by making us feel -- Controlling the body : sport, disability and the construction of ability -- Disability and spreadable media : access, representation and inspiration porn -- Conclusion : focusing passion, creating community, expressing defiance -- References -- Filmography.
Source of Description Note:
Print version record.
Subject: People with disabilities in mass media.
Popular culture.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies
Genre: Electronic books.

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