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Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War

by David Forgacs

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Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture,
  • Social history,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Europe - Italy,
  • Media Studies,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • 20th century,
  • Italy,
  • Mass media,
  • Political aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10228407M
    ISBN 100253219485
    ISBN 109780253219480

    Fascism (/ ˈ f æ ʃ ɪ z əm /) is a form of far-right, authoritarian ultranationalism characterized by dictatorial power, forcible suppression of opposition, and strong regimentation of society and of the economy which came to prominence in early 20th-century Europe. The first fascist movements emerged in Italy during World War I, before spreading to other European countries.   His publications include Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War (with Stephen Gundle, Indiana University Press, ) and Italian Culture in .

    Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War: ISBN () Softcover, Indiana University Press, Rome . Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War. David Forgacs. from: $

    Stephen Gundle is Professor of Film and Television Studies at the University of Warwick. His books include Between Hollywood and Moscow: the Italian Communists and the Challenge of Mass Culture, (), Bellissima: Feminine Beauty and the Idea of Italy (), Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War (, with David Forgacs), Glamour: A History () and .   His other books include Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War, with Stephen Gundle (Indiana University Press, ), L’industrializzazione della cultura italiana (Il Mulino, ), The Antonio Gramsci Reader (NYU Press, ). His work on cinema includes a co-edited book on Rossellini (), essays on.


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Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War by David Forgacs Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War examines what its authors describe as ‘a relatively early’ but nonetheless ‘decisive’ phase in the evolution of modern mass culture and cultural consumption in Italy.

Yet historians tend to place the "real" genesis of mass culture in the s, or to generalize about the harnessing of mass culture to the Fascist political project, without considering what kind of mass culture existed at the time and whether this harnessing was successful.

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[David Forgacs; Stephen Gundle] -- From the s to the 50s in Italy commercial cultural products were transformed by new reproductive technologies and ways of marketing.

Of course, consumer culture eventually ploughed its way past Christian Democracy – and Communism – as it had Fascism. As Forgacs and Gundle's worthy and provocative work attests, the ultimate winners in this battle were the philistines.

" (Modern Italy) "Mass Culture and Italian Society is a very well-researched work Cited by: Request PDF | Mass culture and Italian society from fascism to the cold war | The s to the s in Italy witnessed large increases in film-going, radio-listening, and the sale of music and. Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War David Forgacs, Stephen Gundle Published by Indiana University Press Forgacs, David and Stephen by:   Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War by David Forgacs,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(2).

Get this from a library. Mass culture and Italian society from fascism to the Cold War. [David Forgacs; Stephen Gundle] -- The s to the s in Italy witnessed large increases in film-going, radio-listening, and the sale of music and weekly magazines.

The industries that made and sold commercial, cultural products. Buy Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War by David A. Forgacs, Stephen Gundle (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low. Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War $ Only 1 left in stock. Add to cart. to explore possible continuities between the uses of mass culture before and after World War II.

Reviews. There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review “Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War” Cancel reply. Title: Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, 9 X 6 X in Shipping dimensions: pages, 9 X 6 X in Published: Janu Publisher: Indiana University Press Language: English.

Forgacs, David and Gundle, Stephen () Mass culture and Italian society from fascism to the Cold War. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. ISBN Research output not available from this repository, contact author. Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War.

Indiana University Press, External links. The Ungrateful Heart on IMDb This article related to an Italian film of the s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it Music by: Armando Fragna. Mass culture and Italian society from fascism to the Cold War Book Summary: The s to the s in Italy witnessed large increases in film-going, radio-listening, and the sale of music and weekly magazines.

The industries that made and sold commercial, cultural products were transformed by the new technologies of reproduction and new.

Favretto, Ilaria () Book Review of: Mass culture and Italian society: from fascism to the Cold War by D. Forgacs and S. Gundle. European History Quarterly, 41(1), pp. ISSN (print) Full text not available from this archive. The Italian economic miracle or the Italian economic boom (Italian: il miracolo economico, or boom economico) is the term used by historians, economists and the mass media to designate the prolonged period of strong economic growth in Italy after the Second World War to the late s, and in particular the years from to This phase of Italian history represented not only a.

The nature of 'fascism' has been hotly contested by scholars since the term was first coined by Mussolini in However, for the first time since Italian fascism appeared there is now a significant degree of consensus amongst scholars about how to approach the generic term, namely as a revolutionary form of ultra-nationalism.

Seen from this perspective, all forms of fascism have three. Between Hollywood and Moscow: The Italian Communists and the Challenge of Mass Culture, Duke University Press, Durham, North Carolina, ; Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War Indiana University Press, Bloomington Indiana, ; With David Forgacs; Bellissima: Feminine Beauty and the Idea of Italy Yale University Press, New Haven and London, Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War (with Stephen Gundle), Indiana University Press, Bloomington and Indianapolis, The Antonio Gramsci Reader: Selected Writings (ed.).

2nd edition, New York: NYU Press. Throughout the book, Marcus brings a variety of perspectives to bear on the question of how Italian filmmakers are confronting the Holocaust, and why now given the sparse output of Holocaust films produced in Italy from to the early s.

Category: History Mass Culture And Italian Society From Fascism To The Cold War.David Forgcas holds the Guido and Mariuccia Zerilli-Marimò Chair in Contemporary Italian Studies at New York University.

His publications include Mass Culture and Italian Society from Fascism to the Cold War (, with Stephen Gundle) L’industrializzazione della cultura italiana – () and The Antonio Gramsci Reader ().The combination of the development of mass politics and spread of consumer culture made colonies and the power to control them an important part of national identity for many people in Europe.

Fierce competition among nations upset the balance of power, so it was an expression of European strength, but it was also profoundly destabilizing.