The Mouse That Roared

The Mouse That Roared

Disney and the End of Innocence

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How are children--and their parents--affected by the world's most influential corporation? Henry A. Giroux explores the surprisingly diverse ways in which Disney, while hiding behind a cloak of innocence and entertainment, strives to dominate global media and shape the desires, needs, and futures of today's children.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2010.
Edition: Updated and expanded ed..
ISBN: 9781442201439
Characteristics: xviii, 283 p. ; 22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Pollock, Grace 1976-


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Dec 14, 2015

I can’t take this book seriously, because the author takes Disney entirely too seriously. He can find the time to pull hidden messages and conspiracies out of every pebble in the Magical Kingdom, but not to trim his dense prose down to something more coherent. Give this a miss.

Apr 01, 2012

great book i am 13 and i like how it explanins everything i have noticed in disney films and marketing.


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