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Title:
The dream beside me : the movies and the children of the forties
Author:
Williams, Carol T., 1935-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Rutherford : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, [1980]

©1980
Physical Description:
304 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780838622902
Format :
Book

On Order

Summary

Summary

Focuses on a single generation of Americans--those who came of age in the late forties--to demonstrate that the romantic myths and ideals engendered by the complex interactions of movies and society during that period remain with us today and may be important sources for many of the problems and anxieties surrounding modern sexual relations.