Re-Viewing Reception - Television, Gender, and Postmodern Culture

Author(s): Lynne Joyrich

Film | Media

"This is an ambitious analysis of television studies as a whole." --Library JournalFocusing on U.S. television of the 1980s--from Miami Vice, Moonlighting, and Pee-wee's Playhouse to Max Headroom--Lynne Joyrich explores how gender affects the reception of television. She traces how the medium has been chracterized as "feminine" and then turns to the television shows themselves and analyzes a range of genres and forms.


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  • : 9780253210784
  • : Indiana University Press
  • : Indiana University Press
  • : 0.444521
  • : November 1996
  • : .68 Inches X 6.12 Inches X 9.25 Inches
  • : books

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  • : Lynne Joyrich
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 256