Make room for TV : television and the family ideal in postwar America / Lynn Spigel

Author(s): Spigel, Lynn
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Subjects: Television and families--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1992
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: x, 236 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
1. Domestic Ideals and Family Amusements: From the Victorians to the Broadcast Age 11
2. Television in the Family Circle 36
3. Women's Work 73
4. The Home Theater 99
5. The People in the Theater Next Door 136
Epilogue 181
Notes 189
Index 227
Notes: LCCN: 91032770
ISBN: 0226769666 (cloth : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0226769674 (paper : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-225) and index
OCLC Number: 24380012
ISBN/ISSN: 0226769666
0226769674