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The Resource Australian popular culture, edited by Peter Spearritt and David Walker

Australian popular culture, edited by Peter Spearritt and David Walker

Label
Australian popular culture
Title
Australian popular culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Spearritt and David Walker
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
994.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spearritt, Peter
  • Walker, David.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Australia
  • Australia
Label
Australian popular culture, edited by Peter Spearritt and David Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Contributors -- Acknowledgments -- List of illustrations -- Introduction / David Walker -- From Empire Day to Cracker Night / Stewart Firth & Jeanette Hoorn -- Opening the Sydney Harbour Bridge / Peter Spearritt --An Australian sound: jazz in Melbourne and Adelaide 1941-51 / Bruce Clunies-Ross -- From theatre to radio: the popular career of Mary Marlowe / Deborah Campbell -- The movie octopus / David Collins -- The getting of manhood / David Walker -- The importance of being 'Man' / Richard White -- The truth about sex / Rosemary Auchmuty -- Ockerism, the cultural rabbit / Harry Oxley -- Newspaper circulation 1932-1977 / Murray Goot -- Popular culture in Australia 1900-1960: a bibliography / Louise Doughlas & Peter Spearritt
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780868611457
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Australian popular culture, edited by Peter Spearritt and David Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Contributors -- Acknowledgments -- List of illustrations -- Introduction / David Walker -- From Empire Day to Cracker Night / Stewart Firth & Jeanette Hoorn -- Opening the Sydney Harbour Bridge / Peter Spearritt --An Australian sound: jazz in Melbourne and Adelaide 1941-51 / Bruce Clunies-Ross -- From theatre to radio: the popular career of Mary Marlowe / Deborah Campbell -- The movie octopus / David Collins -- The getting of manhood / David Walker -- The importance of being 'Man' / Richard White -- The truth about sex / Rosemary Auchmuty -- Ockerism, the cultural rabbit / Harry Oxley -- Newspaper circulation 1932-1977 / Murray Goot -- Popular culture in Australia 1900-1960: a bibliography / Louise Doughlas & Peter Spearritt
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780868611457
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
ill.

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