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The Resource Hollywood and the culture elite : How the movies became American, Peter Decherney

Hollywood and the culture elite : How the movies became American, Peter Decherney

Label
Hollywood and the culture elite : How the movies became American
Title
Hollywood and the culture elite
Title remainder
How the movies became American
Statement of responsibility
Peter Decherney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how Hollywood and cultural institutions worked together, amid ethnic diversity, the rise of mass entertainment, world war, and the global spread of American culture, to insure their own survival and profitability and to provide a coherent, though shifting, American identity
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Decherney, Peter
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Film and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Culture in motion pictures
  • United States
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Culture in motion pictures
  • Manners and customs
  • Motion picture industry
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • United States
Label
Hollywood and the culture elite : How the movies became American, Peter Decherney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-251) 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
Introduction : how film became art -- Vachel Lindsay and the Universal Film Museum -- Overlapping publics : Hollywood and Columbia University, 1915 -- Mandarins and Marxists : Harvard and the rise of film experts -- Iris Barry, Hollywood imperialism, and the gender of the nation -- The Museum of Modern Art and the roots of the cultural Cold War -- The politics of patronage : how the NEA (accidentally) created American avant-garde film -- Conclusion : the transformation of the studio system
Control code
ocn213305995
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231508513
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/dech13376
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgq9jm
  • 040be497-5c41-4cf6-b924-f26bde7cebe5
Publisher number
EB00662332
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305995
Label
Hollywood and the culture elite : How the movies became American, Peter Decherney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-251) 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
Introduction : how film became art -- Vachel Lindsay and the Universal Film Museum -- Overlapping publics : Hollywood and Columbia University, 1915 -- Mandarins and Marxists : Harvard and the rise of film experts -- Iris Barry, Hollywood imperialism, and the gender of the nation -- The Museum of Modern Art and the roots of the cultural Cold War -- The politics of patronage : how the NEA (accidentally) created American avant-garde film -- Conclusion : the transformation of the studio system
Control code
ocn213305995
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231508513
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/dech13376
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgq9jm
  • 040be497-5c41-4cf6-b924-f26bde7cebe5
Publisher number
EB00662332
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305995

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