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Author Hu, Tze-yue G., author

Title Frames of anime : culture and image-building / Tze-yue G. Hu
Published Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 228 pages 12 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Origins of the Japanese art of animating -- Continuity of art forms and their visualness -- Cultural thought, expressing the self, and image-building -- Development of Japanese animation up to the end of the Second World War -- Postwar Japanese animation development and Toei Animation Studio -- Miyazaki and Takahata Anime Cinema -- Anime in Asia: a case of cultural imperialism?
Summary This text is an interdisciplinary study of the subject of anime, a popular form of Japanese animation. Using a variety of research methods and spanning a period of nine years, the volume provides an alternative account of the growth of the medium-genre
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Animated films -- Japan -- History.
Culture in motion pictures.
Motion pictures, Japanese -- Asia -- History.
Asia -- Civilization -- Japanese influences.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010537447
ISBN 9789882205246 (electronic bk.)
9882205240 (electronic bk.)