The Resource You never call! You never write! : a history of the Jewish mother, Joyce Antler

You never call! You never write! : a history of the Jewish mother, Joyce Antler

Label
You never call! You never write! : a history of the Jewish mother
Title
You never call! You never write!
Title remainder
a history of the Jewish mother
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Antler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In You Never Call, You Never Write, Joyce Antler provides an illuminating and often amusing history of one of the best-known figures in popular culture--the Jewish Mother. Whether drawn as self-sacrificing or manipulative, in countless films, novels, radio and television programs, stand-up comedy, and psychological and historical studies, she appears as a colossal figure, intensely involved in the lives of her children. Antler traces the odyssey of this compelling personality through decades of American culture. She reminds us of a time when Jewish mothers were admired for their tenacity and n
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
306.874/3089924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1172
LC item number
.A58 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
You never call! You never write! : a history of the Jewish mother, Joyce Antler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; THE NAGGING STEREOTYPE; THE NEW FACE OF THE JEWISH MOTHER; Epilogue; Notes; Archival Sources; Index
Control code
ocn252688494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 321 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195147872
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24657839
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252688494
  • pebcs0195147871

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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