Love and ideology in the afternoon : soap opera, women, and television genre

Mumford, Laura Stempel
Gbs preview button

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export

  • Creator Laura Stempel Mumford
  • Format Books
  • Publication Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1995] ©1995
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 165 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780585023502, 0585023506, 0253328799, 025320965X
  • OCLC ocm42854231


  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [137]-161) and index.


  • Viewing histories and textual difficulties -- What is this thing called soap opera? -- Public exposure: privacy and the construction of the soap opera community -- How things end: the problem of closure -- Plotting paternity: looking for dad on the daytime soaps -- Beyond soap opera: ideology, intertextuality, and the future of a television genre
Checking the Web...