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Author Borenstein, Eliot, 1966-
Title Overkill : sex and violence in contemporary Russian popular culture / Eliot Borenstein
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2008
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 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  544.70948 B731    AVAILABLE    30580002672439
Descript xv, 265 p. ; ill. ; 24 cm
Series Culture and society after socialism
Culture and society after socialism
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-257) and index
About that : sex and its metaphors -- Stripping the nation bare : pornography as politics -- Pimping the motherland : Russia bought and sold -- To be continued : death and the art of serial storytelling -- Women who run with the wolves -- Men of action : heroic melodrama and the passion of Mad Dog -- Overkill : bespredel and gratuitous violence -- Conclusion : someone like Putin
Subject Popular culture -- Russia (Federation)
Culture -- Social aspects -- Russia (Federation)
Sex in popular culture -- Russia (Federation)
Violence in popular culture -- Russia (Federation)
Sex in mass media
Violence in mass media
Popular literature -- Russia (Federation) -- History and criticism
Post-communism -- Social aspects -- Russia (Federation)
Alt Title Sex and violence in contemporary Russian popular culture
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