Playboys in paradise : masculinity, youth and leisure-style in modern America (Book, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
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Playboys in paradise : masculinity, youth and leisure-style in modern America

Author: Bill Osgerby
Publisher: Oxford : Berg, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. ed. reprintedView all editions and formats
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Charts middle-class America's move towards an ethos of conspicuous consumption and sexual license during the fifties and sixties. This book looks at the interconnected changes that took place for  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Osgerby
ISBN: 1859734537 9781859734537
OCLC Number: 635061843
Description: XII, 232 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Bill Osgerby.

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'Osgerby has written a provocative account of the changing descriptions of masculinity in US culture from the late 19th century to the present.'Choice

 
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