Published by Smithsonian .

Written in English

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  • Anthropology,
  • Films, cinema,
  • United States,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Film And Society,
  • Sociology,
  • Social aspects,
  • Psychology,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Social Psychology,
  • City and town life,
  • History,
  • Motion picture audiences,
  • Motion pictures

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8634917M
ISBN 101560986395
ISBN 109781560986393


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