Oxford (UK), Roundhouse Publishing: 1993
Edition: 1st U.K. edition
[virtually as-new, nice and clean with minimal handling wear, text clean and unmarked]. Trade PB (B&W photographs, facsimiles) A multi-faceted look at the classic Hollywood cartoons, with an emphasis on their sociocultural impact. The author "argues that carttons appealed to a wide audience -- not just children -- and did indeed contribute to public debate about political matters. He examines issues often ignored in discussions of animated film -- issues such as social control in the U.S. army's 'Private Snafu' cartoons, and sexuality and race in the 'sites' of Betty Boop's body and the... View More...