The Resource Militainment, Inc : militarism and pop culture, written, produced, and narrated by Roger Stahl

Militainment, Inc : militarism and pop culture, written, produced, and narrated by Roger Stahl

Label
Militainment, Inc : militarism and pop culture
Title
Militainment, Inc
Title remainder
militarism and pop culture
Statement of responsibility
written, produced, and narrated by Roger Stahl
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Militainment, Inc. offers a fascinating, disturbing, and timely glimpse into the militarization of American popular culture, examining how U.S. news coverage has come to resemble Hollywood film, video games, and "reality television" in its glamorization of war. Mobilizing an astonishing range of media examples - from news anchors' idolatry of military machinery to the impact of government propaganda on war reporting - the film asks: How has war taken its place in the culture as an entertainment spectacle? And how does presenting war as entertainment affect the ability of citizens to evaluate the necessity and real human costs of military action? The film is broken down into nine sections, each between 10 and 20 minutes in length, allowing for in-depth classroom analysis of individual elements of this wide-ranging phenomenon
Is part of
Cataloging source
MaNoMEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Media Education Foundation in 2007
Intended audience
  • Grade 9+
  • Higher education
PerformerNote
Narrator, Roger Stahl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stahl, Roger
  • Kanopy (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Government and the press
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
  • Press and politics
  • Press and politics
  • War
Technique
live action
Label
Militainment, Inc : militarism and pop culture, written, produced, and narrated by Roger Stahl
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/41559
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1041558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 124 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1041558
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897765593
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Militainment, Inc : militarism and pop culture, written, produced, and narrated by Roger Stahl
Link
http://austinpl.kanopystreaming.com/node/41559
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
kan1041558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, 124 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Publisher number
1041558
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897765593
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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