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Substance and Shadow: Women and Addiction in the United States

Stephen R. Kandall - Medical - 1999 - 353 pages
In 1989 Jennifer Johnson was convicted of delivering a controlled substance to a minor. That the minor happened to be Johnson's unborn child made her case all the more complex ...
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Realism and Popular Cinema

Julia Hallam, Margaret Marshment - Performing Arts - 2000 - 280 pages
This groundbreaking study engages with the theoretical aspects of realism--a long neglected area in film studies. It contributes to an understanding of how popular films use ...
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Visions of Empire: Political Imagery in Contemporary American Film

Stephen Prince - History - 1992 - 210 pages
"Visions of Empire" explores filM's function as a medium of political communication, recognizing not just the propaganda film, but the various ways that conventional narrative ...
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Blue-Collar Hollywood: Liberalism, Democracy, and Working People in American ...

John Bodnar - History - 2003 - 284 pages
"Bodnar provides a useful provocation. He asks us to think imaginatively about the subtle and complex ways movies communicate ideas and attitudes." -- Journal of American History
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Dangerous Men: Pre-Code Hollywood and the Birth of the Modern Man

Mick LaSalle - Performing Arts - 2002 - 258 pages
The author of Complicated Women turns his attention to the male Hollywood star, revealing how the actors in 1920s and 1930s Hollywood helped redefine masculinity in America. 10 ...
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James Williamson: Studies and Documents of a Pioneer of the Film Narrative

Martin Sopocy - Performing Arts - 1998 - 337 pages
A man of unusual talents and energies, James Williamson was father of the multishot chase and of the race-against-time. He was the first filmmaker to cut from one shot to ...
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Chaplin in the Sound Era: An Analysis of the Seven Talkies

Eric L. Flom - Performing Arts - 1997 - 322 pages
Though Charles Chaplin is commonly remembered as a silent film comedian, it is not widely recalled that he continued to make movies long after the introduction of sound. His ...
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Savage Pastimes: A Cultural History of Violent Entertainment

Harold Schechter - Performing Arts - 2005 - 192 pages
Why violence in the media we-and our children-consume is not only good but necessary
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Yesterday's Stories: Popular Women's Novels of the Twenties and Thirties

Patricia Raub - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 131 pages
This is the first study to focus on American popular fiction by, about, and for women in the period between the two world wars.
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