Populism in science fiction films : an honors thesis (HONRS 499)

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dc.contributor.advisor Gehring, Wes D. en_US
dc.contributor.author Richardson, Amanda S. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-06T19:19:38Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-06T19:19:38Z
dc.date.created 2003 en_US
dc.date.issued 2003
dc.identifier.other A-269 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/192211
dc.description.abstract This paper will explain some of the basic traits of populist comedies. It will explain why populism is so often mixed with other genres, specifically science fiction. Each chapter will then be dedicated to one of three science fiction films, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Star Wars, and E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial. Specific examples and scenes will be cited from each film to show populist traits. The three chapters will help to better explain populism as well as the impact it has had on science fiction.
dc.description.sponsorship Honors College
dc.format.extent 23 leaves ; 30 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Telecommunication. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Ball State University. Honors College -- Theses (B.?.) -- 2003. en_US
dc.title Populism in science fiction films : an honors thesis (HONRS 499) en_US
dc.type Undergraduate senior honors thesis.
dc.description.degree Thesis (B.?.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1253452 en_US


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    Honors theses submitted to the Honors College by Ball State University undergraduate students in partial fulfillment of degree requirements.

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