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Mad men unzipped : fans on sex, love, and the sixties on TV / Karen E. Dill-Shackleford, Cynthia Vinney, Jerri Lynn Hogg, Kristin Hopper-Losenicky.

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library 791.4572 DILL (Text) 39206021178080 NonFiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781609383770
  • ISBN: 160938377X
  • Physical Description: 183 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Mad Men fan phenomenon -- How their lives touched ours -- That was then, this is now -- The (re)arrangements: engaging with Mad Men through fan fiction -- The "girls" of Mad Men -- The measure of a mad man -- Let's get it on: love and sex on Mad Men -- Ad men: for those who think young -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: "Four media psychologists who also just happen to be dedicated Mad men fans explore how the show's viewers make meaning from fictional drama. The authors also interviewed several contemporary advertising industry professionals, getting their inside view of the business in its modern guise and what they make of the show's vision of their past. The result is ... psychological research that crunches and codes online fan commentary to understand the ways that people use the show to debate complex social issues, from sex and alcohol to gender roles, parenting, and advertising itself"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Mad men (Television program)
Nineteen sixties.
Television programs > Social aspects > United States.

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