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Women watching television gender, class, and generation in the American television experience by Andrea Lee Press

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Published by Univ. of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English


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Literaturverz. S. [213] - 232.

StatementAndrea L. Press
The Physical Object
PaginationX, 238 S.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24376224M
ISBN 10081221286X
ISBN 109780812212860
OCLC/WorldCa551164771

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