Understanding manga and anime / Robin E. Brenner.

Author
Other titles
  • VLEbooks.
Published
  • Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited 2007
Physical description
1 online resource (xix, 333 p.) : ill.
ISBN
  • 9780313094484 (electronic bk.)
  • 0313094489 (electronic bk.)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-322) and indexes.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form ISBN 9781591583325
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Short history of manga and anime -- Manga and anime vocabulary -- Culture clash : East meets West -- Adventures with ninjas and schoolgirls : humor and realism -- Samurai and shogun : action, war, and historical fiction -- Giant robots and nature spirits : science fiction, fantasy, and legends -- Understanding fans and fan culture -- Draw in a crowd : promotion and programs -- Collection development.
Related item
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Comic, graphic novel
  • Comics (Graphic works)
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
  • Young adult literature.
Language
  • English
Internet Resources

Summary

  • Provides information for librarians who are trying to build their manga and anime collections; discussing the history of manga and anime, vocabulary, cultural differences in format and content, programming and event ideas, genres, and more.

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Location of copy Shelfmark Online location Holdings Notes
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2007.a.19392
British Library Table of contents only Online location
University of Exeter Library Online location Available online via VLEbooks. Please log in using your Exeter IT login, if prompted.
University of Hull: BJL Education Theses NC 1764.5 J3 B8
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 741.5952 BRE
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 741.5952 BRE
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 741.5952 BRE
University of Portsmouth Online location Online access
University of Portsmouth: Online Resources, Electronic Books Reference

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