The mouse that roared : Disney and the end of innocence /

This expanded and revised edition explores and updates the cultural politics of the Walt Disney Company and how its ever-expanding list of products, services, and media function as teaching machines that shape children's culture into a largely commercial endeavor. The Disney conglomerate remain...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Giroux, Henry A.
Other Authors: Pollock, Grace, 1976-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2010.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : Disney's troubled utopia
  • Disney and the politics of public culture
  • Learning with Disney : from Baby Einstein to High school musical
  • Children's culture and Disney's animated films
  • Disney, militarization, and the national-security state after 9/11
  • Globalizing the Disney empire
  • Conclusion : turning the world into a Disney store.