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The Resource Learning from Mickey, Donald and Walt : essays on Disney's edutainment films, edited by A. Bowdoin Van Riper

Learning from Mickey, Donald and Walt : essays on Disney's edutainment films, edited by A. Bowdoin Van Riper

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Learning from Mickey, Donald and Walt : essays on Disney's edutainment films
Title
Learning from Mickey, Donald and Walt
Title remainder
essays on Disney's edutainment films
Statement of responsibility
edited by A. Bowdoin Van Riper
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Throughout its long and colorful history, Walt Disney Studios has produced scores of films designed to educate moviegoers as well as entertain them. Each of the essays in this volume focuses on a different type of Disney "edutainment" film. Together they provide the first comprehensive look at Walt Disney's ongoing mission to inform and enlighten his worldwide audience"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/66
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1999.W27
LC item number
L43 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Van Riper, A. Bowdoin
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  • Walt Disney Company
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Disney, Walt
  • Animated films
  • Documentary films
  • Motion pictures in education
Label
Learning from Mickey, Donald and Walt : essays on Disney's edutainment films, edited by A. Bowdoin Van Riper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / A. Bowdoin Van Riper -- War and Propaganda. The Canadian shorts : establishing Disney's wartime style / Bella Honess Roe -- "Desiring the Disney technique": chronicle of a contracted military training film / Douglas A. Cunningham -- Cartoons will win the war : World War II propaganda shorts / Richard J. Leskosky -- Cartoon combat : World War II, Alexander de Seversky, and Victory through air power / John D. Thomas -- Science, technology, mathematics and medicine. The promise of things to come : Disneyland and the wonders of technology, 1954-58 / A. Bowdoin Van Riper -- A nation on wheels : films about cars and driving, 1948-1970 / A. Bowdoin Van Riper -- "A journey through the wonderland of mathematics": Donald in Mathmagic Land / Martin F. Norden -- Paging Doctor Disney : health education films, 1922-1973 / Bob Cruz, Jr. -- Nature. "Nature is the dramatist": documentary, entertainment, and the world according to the true-life adventures / Eddy von Mueller -- Sex, love, and death : true-life fantasies / Ronald Tobias -- It is a small world after all : Earth and the Disneyfication of Planet Earth / Eddy von Mueller -- Times, places and people. A past to make us proud : U.S. history according to Disney / Marianne Holdzkom -- Reviving the American dream : the world of sports / Katharina Bonzel -- Beyond the Ratoncito: Disney's idea of Latin America / Bernice Nuhfer-Halten -- Locating the Magic Kingdom : spectacle and similarity in People and places / Cynthia J. Miller -- America's salesman: The USA in Circarama / Sarah Nilsen
Control code
ocn664656908
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 264 p.
Isbn
9780786459575
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047490
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1319235
  • (OCoLC)664656908
Label
Learning from Mickey, Donald and Walt : essays on Disney's edutainment films, edited by A. Bowdoin Van Riper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / A. Bowdoin Van Riper -- War and Propaganda. The Canadian shorts : establishing Disney's wartime style / Bella Honess Roe -- "Desiring the Disney technique": chronicle of a contracted military training film / Douglas A. Cunningham -- Cartoons will win the war : World War II propaganda shorts / Richard J. Leskosky -- Cartoon combat : World War II, Alexander de Seversky, and Victory through air power / John D. Thomas -- Science, technology, mathematics and medicine. The promise of things to come : Disneyland and the wonders of technology, 1954-58 / A. Bowdoin Van Riper -- A nation on wheels : films about cars and driving, 1948-1970 / A. Bowdoin Van Riper -- "A journey through the wonderland of mathematics": Donald in Mathmagic Land / Martin F. Norden -- Paging Doctor Disney : health education films, 1922-1973 / Bob Cruz, Jr. -- Nature. "Nature is the dramatist": documentary, entertainment, and the world according to the true-life adventures / Eddy von Mueller -- Sex, love, and death : true-life fantasies / Ronald Tobias -- It is a small world after all : Earth and the Disneyfication of Planet Earth / Eddy von Mueller -- Times, places and people. A past to make us proud : U.S. history according to Disney / Marianne Holdzkom -- Reviving the American dream : the world of sports / Katharina Bonzel -- Beyond the Ratoncito: Disney's idea of Latin America / Bernice Nuhfer-Halten -- Locating the Magic Kingdom : spectacle and similarity in People and places / Cynthia J. Miller -- America's salesman: The USA in Circarama / Sarah Nilsen
Control code
ocn664656908
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 264 p.
Isbn
9780786459575
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047490
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1319235
  • (OCoLC)664656908

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