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The Resource Soap opera and women's talk : the pleasure of resistance, Mary Ellen Brown

Soap opera and women's talk : the pleasure of resistance, Mary Ellen Brown

Label
Soap opera and women's talk : the pleasure of resistance
Title
Soap opera and women's talk
Title remainder
the pleasure of resistance
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ellen Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brown states soap operas create and support a social network in which talk becomes a form of resistive pleasure. It tells how soap operas create the opening for women to serve as wedges in the dominant culture and how the hegemonic notions of femininity and womanhood are developed
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Mary Ellen
Dewey number
791.45/6
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.S4
LC item number
B76 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Communication and human values
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television soap operas
  • Television soap operas
  • Television soap operas
  • Television and women
  • Television viewers
  • Feminism
  • Feminismo
  • Soapseries
  • Kijkgedrag
  • Vrouwen
  • Téléromans
  • Téléromans
  • Téléromans
  • Télévision et femmes
  • Téléspectateurs
  • Féminisme
  • Téléroman
  • Téléspectateur
  • Femme
  • Télédiffusion
  • Féminisme
  • États-Unis
  • Grande-Bretagne
  • Australie
Label
Soap opera and women's talk : the pleasure of resistance, Mary Ellen Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-207) 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
Acknowledgments -- Introduction : questions of identity -- 1. The politics of pleasure -- 2. Saying the unsayable -- 3. Soap opera and hegemony -- 4. The spoken text -- 5. The boundaries of pleasure -- 6. Cultural capital and strategic knowledge -- 7. The power of laughter -- 8. Resistive readings -- 9. Conclusion : a never-ending story -- Appendix : methodology -- References -- Index -- About the author
Control code
29844063
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780803943926
Isbn Type
(cl)
Lccn
94001473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1589676
Label
Soap opera and women's talk : the pleasure of resistance, Mary Ellen Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-207) 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
Acknowledgments -- Introduction : questions of identity -- 1. The politics of pleasure -- 2. Saying the unsayable -- 3. Soap opera and hegemony -- 4. The spoken text -- 5. The boundaries of pleasure -- 6. Cultural capital and strategic knowledge -- 7. The power of laughter -- 8. Resistive readings -- 9. Conclusion : a never-ending story -- Appendix : methodology -- References -- Index -- About the author
Control code
29844063
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 213 pages
Isbn
9780803943926
Isbn Type
(cl)
Lccn
94001473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1589676

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