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Consuming catastrophe : mass culture in America's decade of disaster / Timothy Recuber.

Author:
Recuber, Timothy, 1978- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
ix, 214 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-204) and index.
Contents:
A history of catastrophe : media, mass culture, and authenticity -- The limits of empathy : Hurricane Katrina and the Virtinia Tech shootings -- The authenticity of fear : September 11 and the financial crisis -- Memory as therapy : September 11, Hurricane Katrina, and online communication.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781439913697 (cloth ; alk. paper)
  • 1439913692 (cloth ; alk. paper)
  • 9781439913703 (paper ; alk. paper)
  • 1439913706 (paper ; alk. paper)
  • (e-book)
LCCN:
2016018610
OCLC:
945648812
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