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Skyrim as a Representation of the American Dominant Culture

@inproceedings{Hartanto2016SkyrimAA,
  title={Skyrim as a Representation of the American Dominant Culture},
  author={Rudi Hartanto and R. Basuki},
  year={2016}
}
This thesis aims to give pictures of the American values in an American cultural product, Bethesda's Elder Scroll V: Skyrim. I will use ideology as the concept to show that cultural products contain ideologies or values of the dominant group. The study shows that in the games, traditional American values serve as the standard values of the American dominant group. Furthermore, I show that American values in the video game are the same, although some values are shifting. In conclusion, I find… Expand

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