The Resource Age of the geek : depictions of nerds and geeks in popular media, Kathryn E. Lane, editor, (electronic resource)

Age of the geek : depictions of nerds and geeks in popular media, Kathryn E. Lane, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Age of the geek : depictions of nerds and geeks in popular media
Title
Age of the geek
Title remainder
depictions of nerds and geeks in popular media
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn E. Lane, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Index
index present
LC call number
HM646
LC item number
.A44 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lane, Kathryn E.
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geeks (Computer enthusiasts)
  • Popular culture
Label
Age of the geek : depictions of nerds and geeks in popular media, Kathryn E. Lane, editor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Editor and Contributors""; ""Chapter 1 How Was the Nerd or Geek Born? ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part I What Did You Call Me?: Defining Geekdom""; ""Chapter 2 A Nerd, a Geek, and a Hipster Walk into a Bar ""; ""I Am a Nerd (Just Not That Kind?)""; ""The D4""; ""Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?""; ""You Say That, Like It's a Bad Thing""; ""6F6273657373696F6E0D0A (Obsession)""; ""Studying Never Stops""; ""Oversharing""; ""Mimicry""; ""The Spectrum""; ""Geek vs Nerd (Round 1)""; ""Geek vs Nerd (Round 2)""; ""Social Lubrication and Niche Populations""; ""Green""
  • ""10 Forward""""Socially Awkward, Party of One""; ""Beards, Scarves, and Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR)""; ""Identity on My Sleeves, or Why Hipsters Ruin Everything""; ""Costume Pieces""; ""Gift Wrap""; ""Thou Shall Not Covet Thy Neighbors' Social Acceptance""; ""A Little Too Ironic?""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 3 Mediagasms, Ironic Nerds, and Mainstream Geeks: A Multimethodological Ideographic Cluster Analysis of and on Twitter ""; ""Ideographs""; "" Versus : A Diachrony""; ""Twitter and Method""; ""Analyses""; ""Chi-Square Results""
  • ""Ideographic Cluster Co-occurrence Analysis Results""""Media-Related Slippage""; ""Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 4 Changing Faces: Exploring Depictions of Geeks in Various Texts ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part II In or Out?: Defending Nerddom""; ""Chapter 5 Geek Metafiction: Nerds, Footnotes, and Intertextuality ""; ""A Working Definition""; ""Super Nerds and Secret Geeks""; ""On Footnotes and Beyond""; ""Intertextuality as Hypertext and Hypertext as Intertextuality""; ""Post-Apocalyptic""; ""Bibliography""
  • ""Chapter 6 Ich Bin Ein Nerd!: Geek Identity in Insider and Outsider Media """"Bibliography""; ""Chapter 7 Geek Is the New Jock: The Relationship Between Geek Culture and Sports ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 8 Geeking Out and Hulking Out: Toward an Understanding of Marvel Fan Communities ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part III I Saw It on TV: Depictions of Other Nerd/Geek Stereotypes on Television""; ""Chapter 9 How Is It Okay to Be a Black Nerd? ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 10 That Geek Look: Beauty and the Female Geek Body ""; ""The Binary Problem of the Big Bang Theory""
  • ""Spencer Reid V. Penelope Garcia: The Geek on the Team V. the Geek on the (Computer) Screen""""Doctor Who and the Regeneration of Female Companions""; ""Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 11 Modern Nerd: Alex Dunphy and Growing Up Geeky in Modern Family ""; ""Not a Family Affair""; ""Girls Who Wear Glasses""; ""Beyond the Screen""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part IV I Am A Nerd!: Depictions of the Nerd/Geek Stereotype on Film""; ""Chapter 12 From Zero to Hero and Back Again: Nerd Nobodies, Magic Makeovers, and the Power of the American Dream in Four Teen Films ""
  • ""Can't Buy Me Love (1987)""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( 305 pages) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319657448
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99976469859
System control number
(NhCcYBP)14951743
Label
Age of the geek : depictions of nerds and geeks in popular media, Kathryn E. Lane, editor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Editor and Contributors""; ""Chapter 1 How Was the Nerd or Geek Born? ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part I What Did You Call Me?: Defining Geekdom""; ""Chapter 2 A Nerd, a Geek, and a Hipster Walk into a Bar ""; ""I Am a Nerd (Just Not That Kind?)""; ""The D4""; ""Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?""; ""You Say That, Like It's a Bad Thing""; ""6F6273657373696F6E0D0A (Obsession)""; ""Studying Never Stops""; ""Oversharing""; ""Mimicry""; ""The Spectrum""; ""Geek vs Nerd (Round 1)""; ""Geek vs Nerd (Round 2)""; ""Social Lubrication and Niche Populations""; ""Green""
  • ""10 Forward""""Socially Awkward, Party of One""; ""Beards, Scarves, and Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR)""; ""Identity on My Sleeves, or Why Hipsters Ruin Everything""; ""Costume Pieces""; ""Gift Wrap""; ""Thou Shall Not Covet Thy Neighbors' Social Acceptance""; ""A Little Too Ironic?""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 3 Mediagasms, Ironic Nerds, and Mainstream Geeks: A Multimethodological Ideographic Cluster Analysis of and on Twitter ""; ""Ideographs""; "" Versus : A Diachrony""; ""Twitter and Method""; ""Analyses""; ""Chi-Square Results""
  • ""Ideographic Cluster Co-occurrence Analysis Results""""Media-Related Slippage""; ""Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 4 Changing Faces: Exploring Depictions of Geeks in Various Texts ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part II In or Out?: Defending Nerddom""; ""Chapter 5 Geek Metafiction: Nerds, Footnotes, and Intertextuality ""; ""A Working Definition""; ""Super Nerds and Secret Geeks""; ""On Footnotes and Beyond""; ""Intertextuality as Hypertext and Hypertext as Intertextuality""; ""Post-Apocalyptic""; ""Bibliography""
  • ""Chapter 6 Ich Bin Ein Nerd!: Geek Identity in Insider and Outsider Media """"Bibliography""; ""Chapter 7 Geek Is the New Jock: The Relationship Between Geek Culture and Sports ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 8 Geeking Out and Hulking Out: Toward an Understanding of Marvel Fan Communities ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part III I Saw It on TV: Depictions of Other Nerd/Geek Stereotypes on Television""; ""Chapter 9 How Is It Okay to Be a Black Nerd? ""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 10 That Geek Look: Beauty and the Female Geek Body ""; ""The Binary Problem of the Big Bang Theory""
  • ""Spencer Reid V. Penelope Garcia: The Geek on the Team V. the Geek on the (Computer) Screen""""Doctor Who and the Regeneration of Female Companions""; ""Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""; ""Chapter 11 Modern Nerd: Alex Dunphy and Growing Up Geeky in Modern Family ""; ""Not a Family Affair""; ""Girls Who Wear Glasses""; ""Beyond the Screen""; ""Bibliography""; ""Part IV I Am A Nerd!: Depictions of the Nerd/Geek Stereotype on Film""; ""Chapter 12 From Zero to Hero and Back Again: Nerd Nobodies, Magic Makeovers, and the Power of the American Dream in Four Teen Films ""
  • ""Can't Buy Me Love (1987)""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( 305 pages) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319657448
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99976469859
System control number
(NhCcYBP)14951743

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