skip to content
The sitcoms of Norman Lear Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The sitcoms of Norman Lear

Author: Sean Campbell
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"With an analysis of Norman Lear's sitcoms, this volume explores his production career during the 1970s. It emphasizes how Lear's shows reflected the political and cultural milieu, and how they addressed societal issues including racism, child abuse and gun control. Interviews with some of the actors and actresses such as Rue McClanahan and Marla Gibbs are included"--Provided by publisher.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Campbell, Sean, 1989-
Sitcoms of Norman Lear.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)607900750
Online version:
Campbell, Sean, 1989-
Sitcoms of Norman Lear.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)609716682
Named Person: Norman Lear; Norman Lear
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Campbell
ISBN: 0786427639 9780786427635
OCLC Number: 71369349
Description: vii, 200 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. founding family : Arrrrchie, Dingbat, Meathead, and Little Goil --
2. greatest show in Watts --
3. Lady Godiva --
4. Scratchin' and survivin' --
5. move on up --
6. house of women --
7. Final successes and failures.
Responsibility: Sean Campbell.
More information:

Abstract:

With an analysis of his sitcoms, this volume explores Norman Lear's memorable production career during the 1970s. It emphasizes how Lear's shows reflected the political and cultural milieu, and how  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"a great book...thorough...a must-own"--Sitcomsonline.

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71369349> # The sitcoms of Norman Lear
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "71369349" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Place/jefferson_n_c> ; # Jefferson, N.C.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/44569982> ; # Norman Lear
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.456/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Person/lear_norman> ; # Norman Lear
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Topic/television_comedies_united_states_history_and_criticism> ; # Television comedies--United States--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1146832> ; # Television comedies
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/60975346> ; # Sean Campbell
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description ""With an analysis of Norman Lear's sitcoms, this volume explores his production career during the 1970s. It emphasizes how Lear's shows reflected the political and cultural milieu, and how they addressed societal issues including racism, child abuse and gun control. Interviews with some of the actors and actresses such as Rue McClanahan and Marla Gibbs are included"--Provided by publisher."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/58309115> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609716682> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607900750> ;
    schema:name "The sitcoms of Norman Lear"@en ;
    schema:productID "71369349" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71369349#PublicationEvent/jefferson_n_c_mcfarland_&_co_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Agent/mcfarland_&_co> ; # McFarland & Co.
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip071/2006030950.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786427635> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA723421> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71369349> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Agent/mcfarland_&_co> # McFarland & Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "McFarland & Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Person/lear_norman> # Norman Lear
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lear" ;
    schema:givenName "Norman" ;
    schema:name "Norman Lear" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Place/jefferson_n_c> # Jefferson, N.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Jefferson, N.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309115#Topic/television_comedies_united_states_history_and_criticism> # Television comedies--United States--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh89006439> ;
    schema:name "Television comedies--United States--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1146832> # Television comedies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Television comedies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44569982> # Norman Lear
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lear" ;
    schema:givenName "Norman" ;
    schema:name "Norman Lear" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60975346> # Sean Campbell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1989" ;
    schema:familyName "Campbell" ;
    schema:givenName "Sean" ;
    schema:name "Sean Campbell" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786427635>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0786427639" ;
    schema:isbn "9780786427635" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607900750>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Sitcoms of Norman Lear." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71369349> ; # The sitcoms of Norman Lear
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609716682>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Sitcoms of Norman Lear." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71369349> ; # The sitcoms of Norman Lear
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.