The Resource Love in western film and television : lonely hearts and happy trails, edited by Sue Matheson, (electronic resource)

Love in western film and television : lonely hearts and happy trails, edited by Sue Matheson, (electronic resource)

Label
Love in western film and television : lonely hearts and happy trails
Title
Love in western film and television
Title remainder
lonely hearts and happy trails
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sue Matheson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of ground-breaking articles examines problems romance presents in the American Western. Looking at cinematic masterpieces and cult classics, this book offers readers important and challenging insights into the complicated (and often conflicted) nature of love and the versatile frontier narrative that address key social, political, and ethical components of the Western genre
Cataloging source
UKPGM
Dewey number
792.4365878
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.W4
LC item number
L68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Love in western film and television : lonely hearts and happy trails, edited by Sue Matheson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Color
multicolored
Contents
Virgins, Widows, and Whores: The Bride Pool of John Wayne's Westerns; H.M.Lewis -- Just a Woman After All? Gender Dynamics in the Westerns of Barbara Stanwyck; A.P.Nelson-- Violence, Vixens and Virgins: Noir-like Women in the Stewart/Mann Westerns; D.B.Cutshaw -- From Whore to Madonna: Female Subjectivity in "Once Upon a Time in the West" ; A.Gazzaniga -- Reverse Transvestism and the Classic Hero: "The Ballad of Little Jo" and the Archetypal Western (fe)male; V.Piturro -- 'Wild' Women: Interracial Romance on the Western Frontier; C.J.Miller -- Paladin Plays the Field: "Have Gun Will Travel" and the Erotic Domestic of the 1950s; E.L.Mock -- The melancholy couple in" Winchester '73" ; P.Falconer -- Outlaws, Buddies, and Lovers: The Sexual Politics of "Calamity Jane" and "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" ; F.Pheasant-Kelly -- Horse Power: Equine Alliances in the Western; S.Hockenhull -- A French Unsettlement of the Frontier: Love and the threatened American dream in "Heaven's Gate" ; L.Cox -- Saddle Pals Eurostyle and the Absence of Love in the Karl-May Westerns; R.Spindler-- 'When you side with a man, you stay with him!': The Importance of "Philia" in Sam Peckinpah's "The Wild Bunch" ; S.Matheson
Control code
ocn828139547
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (x, 248 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137272942
Other physical details
ill
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
630508
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29011486
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828139547
  • ebl1137272945

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