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TITLE INFORMATION


Author: Molly Haskell

Title: From Reverence to Rape

Subtitle: The Treatment of Women in the Movies

Place: New York

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Year: 1974

Pages: 388pp.

ISBN-10: 0030076064 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | American History: U.S. History | Representations: Films



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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


Author: Author's Personal Website, Wikipedia

Contents:

  Introduction
  The big lie
  The twenties
  The thirties
  The woman's film
  The forties
  The fifties
  The Europeans
  The sixties
  Index

Editions: Haskell, Molly. From reverence to rape: the treatment of women in the movies. Chicago 1987.

Reviews:

Grossvogel, D.I. Diacritics: a review of contemporary criticism 15(3) (1975): 49-55.

Kriegel, Harriet. The nation 220(6) (1975): 182-184.

Wilson, Jane. New York Times book review (March 24, 1974): 6-8. – Full Text: New York Times (Restricted Access)

Wikipedia: History of the Americas: History of the United States | Film: Cinema in the United States