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Comic book fandom: An exploratory study into the world of comic book fan social identity through parasocial theory

@inproceedings{Ramirez2015ComicBF,
  title={Comic book fandom: An exploratory study into the world of comic book fan social identity through parasocial theory},
  author={Anthony Robert Ramirez},
  year={2015}
}
Date of Award 2015-01-01 Degree Name Master of Arts Department Communication Advisor(s) Roberto Avant-Mier Abstract Comic books and their extensive lineup of characters have invaded all types of media forms, making comics a global media phenomenon that are having a wider profile in media and popular culture. The community of comic book fans has grown as well. The purpose of this study is to investigate how these fans identify with their favorite comic book character(s) through the application… Expand

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