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As Seen on TV The Visual Culture of Everyday Life in the 1950s

ISBN-10: 0674048830
ISBN-13: 9780674048836
Edition: 1994
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Description: In As Seen on TV, the author explores the new television culture which emerged in America during the 1950s. Marling examines the ways in which Americans saw things, and how the new technology was used by those in positions of power and influence.

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Book details

List price: $32.50
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 3/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.364
Language: English

In As Seen on TV, the author explores the new television culture which emerged in America during the 1950s. Marling examines the ways in which Americans saw things, and how the new technology was used by those in positions of power and influence.

Karal Ann Marling is Professor of Art History at the University of Minnesota.

Prologue
Namie Eisenhower's New Look
Hyphenated Culture: Painting by Numbers in the New Age of Leisure
Disneyland, 1955: The Place That Was Also a TV Show
Autoeroticism: America's Love Affair with the Car in the Television Age
When Elvis Cut His Hair: The Meaning of Mobility
Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book: The Aesthetics of food in the 1950s
Nixon in Moscow: Appliances, Affluence, and Americanism
Afterword
Notes
Illustration Credits
Acknowledgments
Index

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