Nine essays examine how specific popular entertainment media, mass consumer products, and popular movements affect politics and political culture in the United States. Some place such media as films, music, and books, in a social context; others trace the roots of 20th century culture. Also available in paper (unseen), $14.95. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORAs Cohen demonstrates, in modern Americaa#39;s popular culture, repressive and homogenizing political intent does not necessarily determine political outcome. My own essay on aquot;consumer-oriented Americanismaquot; among postwar automobile anbsp;...
|Title||:||Popular Culture and Political Change in Modern America|
|Author||:||Ronald Edsforth, Larry Bennett|
|Publisher||:||SUNY Press - 1991|