Where The Girls Are

Author: Susan Jeanne Douglas
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0812925300
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A scholar and media critic takes a provocative look at the portrayal of women in American popular culture from the 1950s to the present day and assesses the impact of such images on women's real lives

Where The Girls Are

Author: Susan Jeanne Douglas
Publisher: Crown
ISBN:
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A scholar and media critic takes a provocative look at the portrayal of women in American popular culture from the 1950s to the present day and assesses the impact of such images on women's real lives. 20,000 first printing. Tour.

The Mommy Myth

Author: Susan Douglas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743260466
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Challenges idealized concepts about motherhood that the author believes compromise women's rights and empowerment without benefiting children, citing such factors as unrealistic parenting standards, media scare tactics, Reprint. 500,000 ...

Popular Ideologies

Author: Susan Smulyan
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812240207
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In Popular Ideologies, author Susan Smulyan demonstrates that popular culture represented more than just "escape" during the twentieth century's formative period.

The Rise Of Enlightened Sexism

Author: Susan J. Douglas
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429995252
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In The Rise Of Enlightened Sexism, Susan J. Douglas, one of America's most entertaining and insightful cultural critics, takes readers on a spirited journey through the television programs, popular songs, movies, and news coverage of recent ...

Born In Bondage

Author: Marie Jenkins Schwartz
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674043343
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"Born in Bondage" gives us an unsurpassed look at what it meant to grow up as a slave in the antebellum South.

The Girl On The Magazine Cover

Author: Carolyn Kitch
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807898956
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From the Gibson Girl to the flapper, from the vamp to the New Woman, Carolyn Kitch traces mass media images of women to their historical roots on magazine covers, unveiling the origins of gender stereotypes in early-twentieth-century ...

Making Peace With The 60s

Author: David Burner
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691059532
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Provocative argument about how liberalism self-destructed in the 1960s. Making Peace with the 60s will fascinate baby-boomers and their elders, who either joined, denounced, or tried to ignore the counterculture.

Not June Cleaver

Author: Joanne Jay Meyerowitz
Publisher: Temple University Press
ISBN: 9781566391719
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Rather than posit one overarching history of women or one gender ideology, it relates multiple histories of women and multiple constructions of gender."--Introduction.

Television And American Culture

Author: Jason Mittell
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN:
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The book is written for intermediate undergraduate and beginning graduate students for a range of television studies courses.