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The Trouble with Men: Masculinities in European and Hollywood Cinema
     

The Trouble with Men: Masculinities in European and Hollywood Cinema

by Phil Powrie (Editor), Ann Davies (Editor), Bruce Babington (Editor)
 

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A collection of original essays focusing on masculinity and film, particularly the representation of European masculinity. Spilt into four sections—stars, class and race, fathers and bodies—areas covered include the Carmen films, Yiddish cinema, romantic comedy and beur cinema.

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A collection of original essays focusing on masculinity and film, particularly the representation of European masculinity. Spilt into four sections—stars, class and race, fathers and bodies—areas covered include the Carmen films, Yiddish cinema, romantic comedy and beur cinema.

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This volume demonstrates the rich possibilities for further scholarship on manhood in world cinema... Recommended.

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ISBN-13:
9781904764083
Publisher:
Wallflower Press
Publication date:
01/12/2005
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Phil Powrie is editor of Contemporary French Cinema: Continuity and Difference (1999) and author of Jean-Jaques Beineix (2001). Ann Davies is author of Don Juan and Changing Gender Relations (2002). Bruce Babington is editor of British Stars and Stardom: From Alma Taylor to Sean Connery (2002) and author of Launder and Gilliat (2002). All the editors teach at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.

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