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The Resource Millennial monsters : Japanese toys and the global imagination, Anne Allison ; foreword by Gary Cross

Millennial monsters : Japanese toys and the global imagination, Anne Allison ; foreword by Gary Cross

Label
Millennial monsters : Japanese toys and the global imagination
Title
Millennial monsters
Title remainder
Japanese toys and the global imagination
Statement of responsibility
Anne Allison ; foreword by Gary Cross
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From sushi and karaoke to martial arts and technoware, the currency of made-in-Japan cultural goods has skyrocketed in the global marketplace during the past decade. The globalization of Japanese "cool" is led by youth products: video games, manga (comic books), anime (animation), and cute characters that have fostered kid crazes from Hong Kong to Canada
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allison, Anne
Dewey number
688.7/20952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN635.J2
LC item number
A55 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia--local studies/global themes
Series volume
13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toys
  • Games
  • Animated films
  • Video games
  • Consumer goods
  • Toy industry
  • Toys
  • Philosophy, Japanese
  • Japan
  • ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES
  • ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Animated films
  • Consumer goods
  • Games
  • Manners and customs
  • Philosophy, Japanese
  • Toy industry
  • Toys
  • Toys
  • Video games
  • Japan
  • Spielzeug
  • Computerspiel
  • Spielzeughandel
  • Globalisierung
  • Japan
Label
Millennial monsters : Japanese toys and the global imagination, Anne Allison ; foreword by Gary Cross
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Enchanted commodities -- From ashes to cyborgs : the era of reconstruction (1945/1960) -- Millennial Japan : intimate alienation and new age intimacies -- Mighty Morphin Power Rangers : the first crossover superheroes -- Fierce flesh : sexy schoolgirls in the action fantasy of Sailor Moon -- Tamagotchi : the prosthetics of presence -- Pokømon : getting monsters and communicating capitalism -- "Gotta catch 'em all" : the pokømonization of America (and the world)
Control code
68639895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520938991
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt5hdp
  • 9092f781-31d2-40ad-b671-e69f6909808a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)68639895
Label
Millennial monsters : Japanese toys and the global imagination, Anne Allison ; foreword by Gary Cross
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Enchanted commodities -- From ashes to cyborgs : the era of reconstruction (1945/1960) -- Millennial Japan : intimate alienation and new age intimacies -- Mighty Morphin Power Rangers : the first crossover superheroes -- Fierce flesh : sexy schoolgirls in the action fantasy of Sailor Moon -- Tamagotchi : the prosthetics of presence -- Pokømon : getting monsters and communicating capitalism -- "Gotta catch 'em all" : the pokømonization of America (and the world)
Control code
68639895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520938991
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt5hdp
  • 9092f781-31d2-40ad-b671-e69f6909808a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)68639895

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