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The Resource Carnival culture : the trashing of taste in America, James B. Twitchell

Carnival culture : the trashing of taste in America, James B. Twitchell

Label
Carnival culture : the trashing of taste in America
Title
Carnival culture
Title remainder
the trashing of taste in America
Statement of responsibility
James B. Twitchell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the changes in publishing, movie making, and television programming since the 1960s that have affected Americans' tastes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twitchell, James B.
Dewey number
302.23/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P92.U5
LC item number
T88 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
  • Vulgarity in popular culture
  • United States
  • Massamedia
  • Populaire cultuur
  • Médias
  • Culture populaire
  • Médias et culture
  • Vulgarité dans les médias
  • Kultur
  • Geschmack (Ästhetik)
  • Massenmedien
  • Medien
  • USA
Label
Carnival culture : the trashing of taste in America, James B. Twitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-288) 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 -- Unintended gates: the triumph of vulgarity in an age of show business -- Paperbacked culture: how candles became shoes -- Peepshow America: Hollywood and popular taste -- Programming television: reflections on the electronic midway -- Vulgarity victorious: the collapse of cultural hierarchy in Postmodern America
Control code
24504447
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780231078306
Lccn
91032227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24504447
  • (WaOLN)1419559
Label
Carnival culture : the trashing of taste in America, James B. Twitchell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-288) 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 -- Unintended gates: the triumph of vulgarity in an age of show business -- Paperbacked culture: how candles became shoes -- Peepshow America: Hollywood and popular taste -- Programming television: reflections on the electronic midway -- Vulgarity victorious: the collapse of cultural hierarchy in Postmodern America
Control code
24504447
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780231078306
Lccn
91032227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24504447
  • (WaOLN)1419559

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