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Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America

Lynn Spigel - Family & Relationships - 1992 - 236 pages
Between 1948 and 1955, nearly two-thirds of all American families bought a television set—and a revolution in social life and popular culture was launched. In this fascinating ...
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The glamour factory: inside Hollywood's big studio system

Ronald L. Davis - Performing Arts - 1993 - 444 pages
Hundreds of insiders, from stars to stuntmen, recall the Golden Age of Hollywood and how Tinseltown became a business dominated by four major studios
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The Writing of History

Michel de Certeau - History - 1988 - 368 pages
From the seventeenth-century attempts to formulate a "history of man" to Freud's Moses and Monotheism, de Certeau examines the West's changing conceptions of the role and ...
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Watching Race: Television and the Struggle for "Blackness"

Herman Gray - Performing Arts - 1995 - 201 pages
Examines the cultural politics of television and race. In the late 1980s and early 1990s television representations of African Americans exploded on the small screen. Why has ...
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American Silent Film: Discovering Marginalized Voices

Gregg Bachman, Thomas J. Slater - Performing Arts - 2002 - 321 pages
Gregg Bachman and Thomas J. Slater present an array of essays that reveal the incredible complexity of silent films and the era in which they were produced. Essentially, silent ...
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Investment Valuation: Tools and Techniques for Determining the Value of Any ...

Aswath Damodaran - Business & Economics - 2002 - 992 pages
Valuation is a topic that is extensively covered in business degree programs throughout the country. Damodaran's revisions to "Investment Valuation" are an addition to the ...
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John Ford: The Man and His Films

Tag Gallagher - Biography & Autobiography - 1988 - 572 pages
Analyzs the movies directed by John Ford and traces the development of his film techniques and style
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The Power and the Glitter: The Hollywood-Washington Connection

Ronald Brownstein - Motion picture actors and actresses - 1992 - 443 pages
Explores the connection between Hollywood and Washington and offers an inside look at a relationship that has transformed American political culture
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