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The Resource The look of Catholics : portrayals in popular culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War, Anthony Burke Smith

The look of Catholics : portrayals in popular culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War, Anthony Burke Smith

Label
The look of Catholics : portrayals in popular culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War
Title
The look of Catholics
Title remainder
portrayals in popular culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Burke Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Smith shows how the intersection of the mass media and the visually rich culture of Catholicism changed the Protestant perception of Catholic allegiance to Rome-- and in the process changed American culture
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Smith, Anthony Burke
Dewey number
282.092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.C3
LC item number
S65 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
CultureAmerica
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholics
  • Popular culture
  • Mass media
  • Catholics in motion pictures
  • Nationalism
  • Community life
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Catholics in motion pictures
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The look of Catholics : portrayals in popular culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War, Anthony Burke Smith
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: Priests, gangsters, and cowboys : Catholic outsiders, American insiders, and the contest over national community -- The Catholic front : religion, reform, and culture in Depression-era America -- A new deal in movie religion : the public sphere of Catholic films -- Cool Catholics in the hot American melting pot : Going my way, Bing Crosby, and Hollywood's new faith in consensus -- Pro-Life Catholics : the representation of Catholicism in Life magazine, 1936-1960 -- Performing Catholicism in an age of consensus : Fulton J. Sheen, television, and postwar America -- From public dilemmas to private virtues : Leo McCarey, Hollywood comedy, and the household of Americanization -- John Ford's Irish American century : ethnicity, Catholicism, and the borderlands of national identity -- Epilogue: Catholics and the American community at the turn of a new century
Control code
466346931
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9780700617166
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010005705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)466346931
Label
The look of Catholics : portrayals in popular culture from the Great Depression to the Cold War, Anthony Burke Smith
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: Priests, gangsters, and cowboys : Catholic outsiders, American insiders, and the contest over national community -- The Catholic front : religion, reform, and culture in Depression-era America -- A new deal in movie religion : the public sphere of Catholic films -- Cool Catholics in the hot American melting pot : Going my way, Bing Crosby, and Hollywood's new faith in consensus -- Pro-Life Catholics : the representation of Catholicism in Life magazine, 1936-1960 -- Performing Catholicism in an age of consensus : Fulton J. Sheen, television, and postwar America -- From public dilemmas to private virtues : Leo McCarey, Hollywood comedy, and the household of Americanization -- John Ford's Irish American century : ethnicity, Catholicism, and the borderlands of national identity -- Epilogue: Catholics and the American community at the turn of a new century
Control code
466346931
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 284 pages
Isbn
9780700617166
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010005705
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)466346931

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