Seeing the American woman, 1880-1920 : the social impact of the visual media explosion /

"From 1880 to 1920, the first national visual culture developed in the United States. Exploring both high and low culture, from the circus and film to newspapers and magazines, this volume examines depictions of women at the dawn of "mass media," depictions that would remain influenti...

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Main Author: Adams, Katherine H., 1954-
Other Authors: Keene, Michael L., Koella, Jennifer Campbell.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, [2012]
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Summary:"From 1880 to 1920, the first national visual culture developed in the United States. Exploring both high and low culture, from the circus and film to newspapers and magazines, this volume examines depictions of women at the dawn of "mass media," depictions that would remain influential throughout the twentieth century"--Provided by publisher.
Physical Description:vii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-227) and index.
ISBN:9780786466610 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786466618 (softcover : alk. paper)