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The Resource Analyzing Mad men : critical essays on the television series, edited by Scott F. Stoddart

Analyzing Mad men : critical essays on the television series, edited by Scott F. Stoddart

Label
Analyzing Mad men : critical essays on the television series
Title
Analyzing Mad men
Title remainder
critical essays on the television series
Statement of responsibility
edited by Scott F. Stoddart
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The 12 critical essays in this collection offer a broad, interdisciplinary approach to this highly relevant television show, examining Mad Men as a cultural barometer for contemporary concerns with consumerism, capitalism and sexism. A detailed cast list and episode guide are included"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.45/75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.77.M226
LC item number
A53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stoddart, Scott Frederick
Label
Analyzing Mad men : critical essays on the television series, edited by Scott F. Stoddart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- the contexts of Mad men. "We'll start over like Adam and Eve": the subversion of classic American mythology / Melanie Hernandez and David Thomas Holmberg -- The fall of the organization man: loyalty and conflict in the first season / Maura Grady -- The politics of Mad men. "The good place" and "the place that cannot be": politics, melodrama and utopia / Brenda Cromb -- Unleashing a flow of Desire: Sterling Cooper, desiring-production, and the tenets of late capitalism / David P. Pierson -- Kodak, Jack, and Coke: advertising and Mad-vertising / Jennifer Gillan -- The women of Mad men. Mad men and career women: the best of everything? / Tamar Jeffers McDonald -- "A mother like you": pregnancy, the maternal, and nostalgia / Diana Davidson -- Mad men/mad women: autonomous images of women / Sara Rogers -- Maidenform: temporalities of fashion, femininity, and feminism / Meenasarani Linde Murugan -- Every woman is a Jackie or a Marilyn: the problematics of nostalgia / Tonya Krouse -- The nostalgia of Mad men. Camelot regained / Scott F. Stoddart -- Complicating Camelot: surface realism and deliberate archaism / Christine Sprengler
Control code
681482822
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 274 pages
Isbn
9780786447381
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011022558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)681482822
Label
Analyzing Mad men : critical essays on the television series, edited by Scott F. Stoddart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- the contexts of Mad men. "We'll start over like Adam and Eve": the subversion of classic American mythology / Melanie Hernandez and David Thomas Holmberg -- The fall of the organization man: loyalty and conflict in the first season / Maura Grady -- The politics of Mad men. "The good place" and "the place that cannot be": politics, melodrama and utopia / Brenda Cromb -- Unleashing a flow of Desire: Sterling Cooper, desiring-production, and the tenets of late capitalism / David P. Pierson -- Kodak, Jack, and Coke: advertising and Mad-vertising / Jennifer Gillan -- The women of Mad men. Mad men and career women: the best of everything? / Tamar Jeffers McDonald -- "A mother like you": pregnancy, the maternal, and nostalgia / Diana Davidson -- Mad men/mad women: autonomous images of women / Sara Rogers -- Maidenform: temporalities of fashion, femininity, and feminism / Meenasarani Linde Murugan -- Every woman is a Jackie or a Marilyn: the problematics of nostalgia / Tonya Krouse -- The nostalgia of Mad men. Camelot regained / Scott F. Stoddart -- Complicating Camelot: surface realism and deliberate archaism / Christine Sprengler
Control code
681482822
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 274 pages
Isbn
9780786447381
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011022558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)681482822

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