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The Resource Policing cinema : movies and censorship in early-twentieth-century America, Lee Grieveson

Policing cinema : movies and censorship in early-twentieth-century America, Lee Grieveson

Label
Policing cinema : movies and censorship in early-twentieth-century America
Title
Policing cinema
Title remainder
movies and censorship in early-twentieth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Lee Grieveson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
White slave films, dramas documenting sex scandals, filmed prize fights featuring the controversial African-American boxer Jack Johnson, D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation--all became objects of public concern after 1906, when the proliferation of nickelodeons brought moving pictures to a broad mass public. Lee Grieveson draws on extensive original research to examine the controversies over these films and over cinema more generally. He situates these contestations in the context of regulatory concerns about populations and governance in an early-twentieth-century America grappling with the
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grieveson, Lee
Dewey number
363.31/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.62
LC item number
.G75 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion Pictures
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion pictures
  • United States
  • Filmkeuring
  • Censuur
Label
Policing cinema : movies and censorship in early-twentieth-century America, Lee Grieveson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-329) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Policing cinema -- 2. Scandalous cinema, 1906/1907 -- 3. Reforming cinema, 1907/1909 -- 4. Fighting films, 1909/1912 -- 4. Judging cinema, 1913/1914
Control code
56713994
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417545162
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • ebl222959
  • 22573/cttt3ntz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56713994
Label
Policing cinema : movies and censorship in early-twentieth-century America, Lee Grieveson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-329) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Policing cinema -- 2. Scandalous cinema, 1906/1907 -- 3. Reforming cinema, 1907/1909 -- 4. Fighting films, 1909/1912 -- 4. Judging cinema, 1913/1914
Control code
56713994
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417545162
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • ebl222959
  • 22573/cttt3ntz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56713994

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