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Examining the Motivations of Walt Disney Heroes and Villains and Their Association with Audience Appeal and Future Film Production.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media. Dec2022, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p843-863. 21p. 2 Charts.

Abstract: Guided by the model of intuitive-motivation and exemplars, we content analyzed the population of N = 734 Walt Disney Studio film synopses to determine whether Disney's heroes and villains were motivated by altruistic or egoistic values, and if these va...

Can Mothers Be Heroes? Maternity and Maternal Body Work in Military Firefighters.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): RAC - Revista de Administração Contemporânea. 2022 Supplement, Vol. 26, p1-13. 13p.

Abstract: Objetivo: o artigo analisa as práticas discursivas relacionadas à maternidade e ao maternal body work que circulam entre os bombeiros militares, por meio da construção cultural do bombeiro-herói, que afeta simultaneamente a construção das mulheres mili...

Everyday heroes: Graphical life stories and self‐defining memories in COVID‐19 medical volunteers.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Personality. Feb2023, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p85-104. 20p. 4 Diagrams.

Abstract: Objective: This study aimed to explore the autobiographical foundations of specific narrative identities, which made it possible to choose medical volunteering in the time of the pandemic, resist highly hazardous conditions of working in COVID‐19 "red ...

"I Can't Get Her to Wear a Dress for the Life of Me:" American Telefantasy Action Heroines, Utilitarian Style and the End (or Not) of Postfeminism.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Quarterly Review of Film & Video. Jan2023, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p138-161. 24p.


Abstract: The article analyzes the trends in the costuming of American telefantasy action heroines. Topics include some of the characteristics of the utilitarian style of costume for these heroines, the use of the television series "Jessica Jones" as a case-stud...

Bang About: "Emily in Paris" conflates its heroine's emptiness with millennial malaise.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New York Times Magazine. 1/8/2023, p7-10. 4p.


Abstract: The article analyzes the television series "Emily in Paris". It outlines the journey of an aspiring marketing executive Emily Cooper, an American who moves to France to provide an American point of view to a French marketing firm. It examines the main ...

The Unsung Freedom Fighters of Odisha.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Language in India. Aug2021, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p163-173. 11p.

Abstract: The article presents the discussion on unsung heroes of the freedom fighters of Odisha including the names of the unsung women freedom fighters from Odisha contributing a lot to the National Freedom Movement.


Statues in the French Caribbean and the Iconoclastic Assault.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Review. 2022 Supplement 1, Vol. 30, pS115-S125. 11p.

Abstract: This article contributes to debates concerning slavery and slave museums, taking as inspiration historical novels and archives from the Schwarz-Bart Library in Goyave (Guadeloupe). I question, in particular, the passing over of black or mulatto female ...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics. 2022, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p2497-2505. 9p.

Abstract: We characterize all digraphs H such that orientations of chordal graphs with no induced copy of H have bounded dichromatic number. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]



Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): TRAMES: A Journal of the Humanities & Social Sciences. 2022, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p427-441. 15p.

Abstract: The article examines the representation of the Turkish pioneer personage called Ibrahim Pasha (1493–1536) in Elkanah Settle’s “Ibrahim the Illustrious Bassa” (1677). He is known as the Westerner born a Christian, and the favourite to Sultan Soliman the...