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In the name of national security

Hitchcock, homophobia, and the political construction of gender in postwar America

Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Draped in the American flag : Cold War liberals and the resistance to theory
Reconstructing homosexuality : Hitchcock and the homoerotics of spectatorial pleasure
Resisting history : Rear window and the limits of postwar settlement
The fantasy of the maternal voice : The Man who knew too much and the erotization of motherhood
"There are many such stories" : Vertigo and the repression of historical knowledge
Hitchcock through the looking glass : Psycho and the breakdown of the social.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-256) and index.

Series
New Americanists

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
791.43/0233/092
Library of Congress
PN1998.3.H58 C67 1993

The Physical Object

Pagination
x, 260 p. ;
Number of pages
260

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1411043M
Internet Archive
innameofnational00corb
ISBN 10
0822313804, 0822313863
LC Control Number
93019816
Wikidata
Q57230965
Library Thing
517708
Goodreads
1590596
1184671
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