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The decency wars : the campaign to cleanse American culture, Frederick S. Lane

Label
The decency wars : the campaign to cleanse American culture
Title
The decency wars
Title remainder
the campaign to cleanse American culture
Statement of responsibility
Frederick S. Lane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.0973/09045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HN59.2
LC item number
.L37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The decency wars : the campaign to cleanse American culture, Frederick S. Lane
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006012125.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-336) and index
Contents
Prologue: Slaves to the rhythm: the NFL, CBS, and MTV reap as they sow -- A nip in the air: the chilling effects of the 2004 Super Bowl Halftime Show -- From Henry VIII to the FCC: tracing the origins of American efforts to legislate decency -- Religious boycotts and corporate self-censorship: private efforts to cleanse American culture -- "A soldier in God's army": Anita Bryant, Jerry Falwell, and the rise of evangelical politics -- Losing the decency wars, one living room at a time: a decade of deregulation, cable, phones, and computers -- The post-Reagan hangover: a four-year rearguard action against cultural indecency -- The oral majority: on talk radio, the issue of decency gets personal -- Now is the year of our dissed content: why the FCC reenlisted in the war on indecency -- Ask not for whom the wedding bells toll: a love that now dares speak its name -- At paly in the laboratories of the Lord: sacrificing scientific truth on the altar of ideology -- Conclusion: A thousand points of enlightenment: strategies to restore the true meaning of decency in American society
Control code
ocm67727714
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
367 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591024279
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006012125
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67727714
  • (OCoLC)67727714
Label
The decency wars : the campaign to cleanse American culture, Frederick S. Lane
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0612/2006012125.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-336) and index
Contents
Prologue: Slaves to the rhythm: the NFL, CBS, and MTV reap as they sow -- A nip in the air: the chilling effects of the 2004 Super Bowl Halftime Show -- From Henry VIII to the FCC: tracing the origins of American efforts to legislate decency -- Religious boycotts and corporate self-censorship: private efforts to cleanse American culture -- "A soldier in God's army": Anita Bryant, Jerry Falwell, and the rise of evangelical politics -- Losing the decency wars, one living room at a time: a decade of deregulation, cable, phones, and computers -- The post-Reagan hangover: a four-year rearguard action against cultural indecency -- The oral majority: on talk radio, the issue of decency gets personal -- Now is the year of our dissed content: why the FCC reenlisted in the war on indecency -- Ask not for whom the wedding bells toll: a love that now dares speak its name -- At paly in the laboratories of the Lord: sacrificing scientific truth on the altar of ideology -- Conclusion: A thousand points of enlightenment: strategies to restore the true meaning of decency in American society
Control code
ocm67727714
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
367 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591024279
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006012125
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67727714
  • (OCoLC)67727714

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