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Critiquing the Sitcom

A Reader

Critiquing the Sitcom( )
Editor: Morreale, Joanne
Series title:Television and Popular Culture Ser.
Publication Date:Dec 2002
Publisher:Syracuse University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

This is the first anthology that examines the TV sitcom in terms of its treatment of gender, family, class, race, and ethnic issues. The selections range from early shows such as I Remember Mama (George Lipsitz's ?Why Remember Mama? The Changing Face of a Woman's Narrative?) to the more recent Roseanne (Kathleen Rowe Karlyn's ?Roseanne: Unruly Woman as a Domestic Goddess?). The volume also looks unflinchingly at major controversies; for example, the NAACP boycott of...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / Television / Genres / Comedy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.28 x 10.27 x 0.81 Inches
Book Weight:1.247 Pounds

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