Hollywood's image of the South : a century of Southern films
From the 1920s, Hollywood's view of the American South has been as changing as the place itself. This guide to southern films offers credits, plots, and analyses of how the stereotypes and characterizations in each film contribute to our understanding of a contentious American time and place.
Print Book, English, 2001
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Greenwood Press, Westoport, 2001
XIII, 232,  strona ; 24 cm.
Preface Introduction Abbreviations Plantation Life and Cotton Fields Slaves and Slavery Southern Aristocrats Southern Belles Economic Conditions Political Conditions Social Conditions The Courtroom and Early Justice Reconstruction and the Carpetbaggers The Ku Klux Klan Discrimination Feuds and Feuding Southern Decadence Family Survival Economics in the New South The New Politics New Social Conditions Law and Order Show Business The Civil War Bibliography Title Index