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Avatar's 'Development' Predicament

Tzanelli, R (2012) Avatar's 'Development' Predicament. Open Democracy.

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The globally-acclaimed film looks back to the past from a futuristic standpoint to simulate an archetypal moral tale of developmental inequality. Is that a good thing?

Item Type: Article
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2012 Tzanelli. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Keywords: film, social movements, tourism, political culture
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law (Leeds) > School of Sociology and Social Policy (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2012 10:33
Last Modified: 08 Jun 2014 11:47
Published Version: http://www.opendemocracy.net/
Status: Published
Publisher: Open Democracy
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URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/43763

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