By Harry M. Benshoff,Sean Griffin

ISBN-10: 1405170557

ISBN-13: 9781405170550

America on movie: Representing Race, category, Gender, and Sexuality within the videos, 2d Edition is a full of life creation to problems with range as represented in the American cinema.

  • Provides a complete review of the commercial, socio-cultural, and aesthetic elements that give a contribution to cinematic representations of race, category, gender, and sexuality
  • Includes over a hundred illustrations, thesaurus of keyword phrases, questions for dialogue, and lists for extra reading/viewing
  • Includes new case reviews of a few motion pictures, together with Crash, Brokeback Mountain, and Quinceañera

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