Gay TV and straight America / Ron Becker.
By: Becker, Ron.
Contributor(s): American Council of Learned Societies.Material type: TextSeries: ACLS Humanities E-Book.Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2006Description: x, 283 p. ; 23 cm.Other title: Gay television and straight America.Subject(s): Homosexuality on television | Homosexuality -- United States -- Public opinion | Public opinion -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-270) and index.
Introduction: the importance of gay-themed tv -- Straight panic and American culture in the 1990s -- Thinking about gay people : civil rights and the confusion over sexual identity -- Network narrowcasting and the slumpy demographic -- The affordable, multicultural politics of gay chic -- Gay material and prime-time network television in the 1990s -- "We're not gay!" : heterosexuality and gay-themed programming -- Straight panic in the 2000s.
Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Scholarly Publishing Office, 2010. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.