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Author May, Kirse Granat.
Title Golden state, golden youth : the California image in popular culture, 1955-1966 / by Kirse Granat May.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2002.

Author May, Kirse Granat.
Subject Popular culture -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media -- Social aspects -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- California -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Baby boom generation -- California -- History.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media and youth -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Baby boom generation -- United States -- History.
California -- Civilization -- 20th century.
California -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History.
Description 1 online resource (243 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-239) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
Contents Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Suburban Eden; 2. California Disneying; 3. Come Along and Sing Our Song; 4. Gidget Without a Cause; 5. Wish They All Could Be California; 6. Beach Blanket California; 7. Berkeley and Watts; 8. Reagan's Conservative Wave; 9. Endless Summer; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; P; R; S; T; U; W.
Summary May explores the creation and dissemination of idealized images of California youth culture--broadcast, for example, through beach movies such as Gidget, TV shows such as the Mickey Mouse Club, and the music of the Beach Boys--that came to dominate the popular imagination in the 1950s and 1960s.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780807898963 (electronic bk.)
0807898961 (electronic bk.)
9781469604251 (electronic bk.)
1469604256 (electronic bk.)
0807826952 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807826959 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807853623 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780807853627 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 607828365
Additional Format Print version: May, Kirse Granat. Golden state, golden youth. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2002 (DLC) 2001053191 (OCoLC)47927764