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Title Mexican cinema/Mexican woman, 1940-1950 / Joanne Hershfield.
Author Hershfield, Joanne, 1950-
Publication Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [1996]
Copyright date ©1996
Description xi, 159 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Call # 791.43652 H
Series Latin American communication and popular culture
Latin American communication and popular culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-151) and index.
Contents The timeless paradox: mother and whore -- Mexican cinema and the woman question -- Cinema, woman, and national identity -- The cinema of the cabaretera -- La devoradora: the Mexican femme fatale.
Summary "Arranged chronologically, this updated and revised edition covers the scope of Mexican cinema. The main films and their directors are discussed, together with the political, social and economic context of the times. Appendices offer selected filmographies and useful addresses"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Motion pictures -- Mexico -- History.
Women in motion pictures.
Mexico. (OCoLC)fst01211700
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Related To Online version: Hershfield, Joanne, 1950- Mexican cinema/Mexican woman, 1940-1950. Tucson : University of Arizona Press, ©1996 (OCoLC)606012592
ISBN 0816516367 (cloth ; acid-free paper)
0816516375 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)
9780816516360 (cloth ; acid-free paper)
9780816516377 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)

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