Mechademia-Volume 6, 2011. Introduction pp. ix-xvi | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0018 Countering Domestication Beyond Domesticating Animal Love pp. 39-50 | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0013 Commodity-Life How Characters Stand Out pp. 84-91 | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0023 Manga Translation and Interculture pp. 93-108 | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0002 Photo Play Out of the Closet: The Fancy Phenomenon pp. 139-150 | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0011 Desiring Economies Untimely Effects The Logic of Digital Gaming pp. 260-269 | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0016 Review and Commentary War for Entertainment: The Sky Crawlers pp. 304-306 | DOI: 10.1353/mec.2011.0008 Volition in the Face of Absurdity.
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