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Classical Hollywood CinemaPoint of view and communication$
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James Zborowski

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780719083341

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719083341.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

Categories and Conversations

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(p.111) Conclusion
Source:
Classical Hollywood Cinema
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James Zborowski

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Manchester University Press
DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719083341.003.0005

The conclusion defends the methodology adopted by the book – in particular, its abstention from the proposal of a taxonomy of point of view (a very common feature of scholarly work on this topic), and its utilisation of close and, it is suggested, ‘conversational’ engagement with specific films. It argues that such a method should be accepted as one mode of ‘theorising’, and that it is a method that has the virtue of granting a valuable degree of autonomy to the artworks and the readers it encounters.

Keywords:   categories, conversation, communication, point of view, criticism, film studies

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