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Author Spigel, Lynn.
Title Welcome to the dreamhouse : popular media and postwar suburbs / Lynn Spigel.
Imprint Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2001.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1992.6 .S663 2001    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1992.6 .S663 2001    AVAILABLE  
Author Spigel, Lynn.
Series Console-ing passions
Console-ing passions. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n95021277
Subject Television broadcasting -- Social aspects -- United States.
Description 426 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0822326876 (alk. paper)
0822326965 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 44905045
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction1
Pt. ITV Households 
  The Suburban Home Companion: Television and the Neighborhood Ideal in Postwar America31
  Portable TV: Studies in Domestic Space Travel60
Pt. IIWhite Flight 
  From Domestic Space to Outer Space: The 1960s Fantastic Family Sitcom107
  Outer Space and Inner Cities: African American Responses to NASA141
Pt. IIIBaby Boom Kids 
  Seducing the Innocent: Childhood and Television in Postwar America185
  Innocence Abroad: The Geopolitics of Childhood in Postwar Kid Strips219
Pt. IVLiving Room to Gallery 
  High Culture in Low Places: Television and Modern Art, 1950-1970165
  Barbies without Ken: Femininity, Feminism, and the Art-Culture System310
Pt. VRewind and Fast Forward 
  From the Dark Ages to the Golden Age: Women's Memories and Television Reruns357
  Yesterday's Future, Tomorrow's Home381
 Index409


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