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America on film : representing race, class, gender, and sexuality at the movies

Harry M. Benshoff Sean Griffin

2nd ed.. 2009

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (PN 1995.9 .M56 B46 2009 )()

  • Title:
    America on film : representing race, class, gender, and sexuality at the movies
  • Author: Harry M. Benshoff
  • Sean Griffin
  • Description: I: Culture and American film -- Introduction to the study of film form and representation -- The structure and history of Hollywood filmmaking -- II: Race and ethnicity and American film Introduction to Part II: what is race? -- The concept of whiteness and American film -- African Americans and American film -- Native Americans and American film -- Asian Americana s and American film -- Latinos and American film -- III: Class and American film Introduction to Part III: what is class? -- Classical Hollywood cinema and class -- Cinematic class struggle after the depression -- IV: Gender and American film Introduction to Part IV: what is gender? -- Women in classical Hollywood filmmaking -- Exploring the visual parameters of women in film -- Masculinity in classical Hollywood filmmaking -- Gender in American film since the 1960s -- V: Sexuality and American film Introduction to Part V: what is sexuality? -- Heterosexuality, homosexuality, and classical Hollywood -- Sexualities on film since the sexual revolution -- VI: Ability and American film Introduction to Part VI: what is ability? -- cinematic images of (dis)ability -- Making connections.
    I: Culture and American film -- Introduction to the study of film form and representation -- The structure and history of Hollywood filmmaking -- II: Race and ethnicity and American film Introduction to Part II: what is race? -- The concept of whiteness and American film -- African Americans and American film -- Native Americans and American film -- Asian Americans and American film -- Latinos and American film -- III: Class and American film Introduction to Part III: what is class? -- Classical Hollywood cinema and class -- Cinematic class struggle after the depression -- IV: Gender and American film Introduction to Part IV: what is gender? -- Women in classical Hollywood filmmaking -- Exploring the visual parameters of women in film -- Masculinity in classical Hollywood filmmaking -- Gender in American film since the 1960s -- V: Sexuality and American film Introduction to Part V: what is sexuality? -- Heterosexuality, homosexuality, and classical Hollywood -- Sexualities on film since the sexual revolution -- VI: Ability and American film Introduction to Part VI: what is ability? -- cinematic images of (dis)ability -- Making connections.
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  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Publisher: Chichester, UK ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Format: xvii, 453 p. : ill ; 25 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781405170550 (pbk. : alk. paper);ISBN 1405170557 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Subjects: Minorities in motion pictures; Motion pictures -- United States -- History
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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