Bringing Up Daddy: Fatherhood and Masculinity in Postwar Hollywood

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Bloomsbury Publishing, 25 de jul. 2019 - 234 pàgines
Offering a broad perspective on the Hollywood dad, looking at important Hollywood fathers and discussing films from many genres, this book adopts a multi-faceted theoretical approach, making use of psychoanalysis, sociology and masculinity studies and contextualising the father figure within both Hollywood and American history.
 

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Masculinity and Change after World War II
1
Generation and Traditionalism in the 1950s
37
Fatherhood under Attack in the 1960s and 1970s
77
Nostalgia Tradition and Masculinity in the 1980s
115
Men in Crisis and the Pluralisation of Fatherhood in the 1990s and 2000s
153
Bibliography
193
Index
209
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Sobre l'autor (2019)

Stella Bruzzi is Professor of Film Studies at Royal Holloway, University of London and her previous publications include Undressing Cinema: Clothing and Identity in the Movies, Routledge 1997; New Documentary: A Critical Introduction, Routledge 2000; Fashion Cultures: Theories, Explorations and Analysis (co-edited), Routledge 2000

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