qLong dismissed as ciphers, sycophants and Stepford Wives, a more careful assessment of how women were portrayed on primetime television during the 1950s through the 1980s, reveals the opposite. From smart, savvy wives and resilient mothers to talented working women to crimebusters and even criminals, American women on television were diverse, empowered, individualistic, and capableq--Provided by publisher.As televisiona#39;s programming history grows more populated, such quick summations of women on the small screen seem ... Admittedly, there are entire series where women have been either completely ignored or treated 5habbily. ... The one time we saw a woman an equal to him a Roz Kellya#39;s Pinky Tuscadaro a she was gone after only a few episodes. ... farce in the mode of The Thin Man with Stephanie Zimbalist as a female P1 with a dapper partner (played by Pierce Brosnan).
|Title||:||June Cleaver Was a Feminist!|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2013-05-07|