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Author Pippin, Robert B., 1948-

Title Hollywood westerns and American myth : the importance of Howard Hawks and John Ford for political philosophy / Robert B. Pippin

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 PC  PN1995.9.W4 P53 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PN1995.9.W4 P53 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  PN1995.9.W4 P53 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PN1995.9 W4 P53 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 198 pages : illustrations, (4) pg. of plates ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Castle lectures in ethics, politics, and economics
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.157-178) and index
Contents Introduction -- Red River and the right to rule -- Who cares who shot Liberty Valance? : the heroic and the prosaic in The man who shot Liberty Valance -- Politics and self-knowledge in The searchers -- Conclusion
LC subject Western films -- History and criticism
National characteristics, American, in motion pictures
Politics in motion pictures
Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977 -- Criticism and interpretation
Ford, John, 1894-1973 -- Criticism and interpretation
ISBN 9780300145779 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300145772 (cloth : alk. paper)