Emotions, Genre, Justice in Film and Television
|Series title:||Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $50.95|
| Book Description: |
Popular film and television are ideally suited in understanding how emotions create culturally shared meanings. Yet very little has been done in this area. Emotion, Genre, and Justice in Film and Television explores textual representations of emotions from a cultural perspective, rather than in biological or psychological terms. It considers emotions as structures of feeling that are collectively shared and historically developed.
Through their cultural meanings and uses,...