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A Study of American Zombie Culture in the Game The Last of Us

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  上海外国语大学毕业论文   Shanghai International Studies University   A Study of American Zombie Culture in the Game The Last of Us   A Thesis   Presented to School of Business and Management   In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for   The Degree of Bachelor of Arts   By   Wang Weiyi   Under the Supervision of Dr. Zhang Xin   March 2018  上海外国语大学毕业论文   i   Acknowledgements   My sincere gratitude goes first to my supervisor Dr. Zhang Xin, for her thought- provoking guidance, insightful comments and suggestions. I’m deeply grateful of her help in the completion of the thesis.   I am also deeply indebted to all the teachers who have taught me during my study in School of Business and Management for The Degree of Bachelor of Arts. I have  benefited a lot from their lectures and instructions.   Moreover, I would like to thank my friends and classmates, who have helped me and given me courage to accomplish this thesis.   Finally, I am grateful to my parents for their support all the way from the very  beginning of my study.    上海外国语大学毕业论文   ii   Abstract   With the rapid development of computer science, more and more digital artwork including movies and video games have come into the public sight. Artworks with different themes are designed to meet the need of consumers. Themes like science fiction, war, super power are really popular in the market. Among the various themes, zombie is an enduring and attractive topic which has a long history. It is also worth studying in the field of humanity.   Being the center of economy, technology and culture of today's world, the United States plays an important role of culture spreading. Hollywood films and video games from America can best reflect the prevailing American culture. Therefore, a case study of American zombie culture based on a video game is essential.   The Last of Us , developed by Naughty Dog (a world famous studio) in 2013, is considered one of the greatest video games in history. It is one of the best cases for the study of zombie culture.   By the analysis of previous researchers and examples from The Last of Us , this essay will look into the zombie culture by studying the characters and the organizations from the game to find out American cultural concept.   Key Word: American Zombie Culture;  The Last of Us ; American Cultural Concept  上海外国语大学毕业论文   iii   摘要   随着计算机技术的迅速发展,越来越多的数字艺术作品出现在公众视线,如电影,电子游戏等等。这些艺术作品通常围绕各种不同的主题被消费者所接受。那些诸如科幻、战争、超能力的题材在市场中都极受欢迎。在这些题材中,僵尸则是一个经久不衰而引人入胜的话题。它拥有漫长的历史,并且在人性领域中值得探究。  美国作为世界经济科技文化中心,在全球文化传播中扮演着极其重要的角色。来自美国的好莱坞电影与电子游戏能最好反映当下美国盛行的主流文化。因此,一个基于一款电子游戏案例的美国僵尸文化研究则具有较高价值。  《最后生还者》由美国著名游戏开发商顽皮狗于 2013 年开发推出,被评为历史上最伟大的游戏作品之一。因此,它也是僵尸文化研究中最好的案例之一。  本篇论文将借鉴之前学者的相关研究分析并引用游戏《最后生还者》中的具体事例深入研究美国僵尸文化。通过分析游戏中各个人物角色的性格特点与各自的变化以及当时环境下不同组织的运作与其意识形态来探讨美国僵尸文化的内涵。     上海外国语大学毕业论文   iv   关键词:   美国僵尸文化; 最后生还者 ;美国文化理念  

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