Calvin and Hobbes (Collection) – GetComicsSkip to search form Skip to main content. Draper Department of Recreation Management and Youth Leadership Master of Science The purpose of this study was to inductively examine the content of the popular comic strip Calvin and Hobbes by analyzing its latent and subjective meaning to discover basic social psychological issues associated with family recreation. View PDF. Save to Library. Create Alert.
Calvin and Hobbes Collection
Since its concluding panel in , Calvin and Hobbes has remained one of the most influential and well-loved comic strips of our time. Calvin and Hobbes follows a six-year-old boy, Calvin, and his stuffed tiger, Hobbes, as they explore the world around them. Bill Watterson, the creator of the comic, drew 3, strips over ten years and notably refused to license his characters for commercial purposes. A forthcoming feature-length documentary, Dear Mr. Watterson , examines the far-reaching appeal and impact of Calvin and Hobbes , 18 years after Watterson stopped inking new panels.