The Politics of Glamour: Ideology and Democracy in the Screen Actors Guild

David F. Prindle

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The Politics of Glamour: Ideology and Democracy in the Screen Actors Guild

The Politics of Glamour: Ideology and Democracy in the Screen Actors Guild By David F. Prindle The Politics of Glamour Ideology and Democracy in the Screen Actors Guild Rarely are the off screen lives of actors examined for evidence of deep thinking or good citizenship Still rarely do the internal workings of labor unions attract public scrutiny Nevertheless as Davi

  • Title: The Politics of Glamour: Ideology and Democracy in the Screen Actors Guild
  • Author: David F. Prindle
  • ISBN: 9780299118143
  • Page: 390
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Politics of Glamour: Ideology and Democracy in the Screen Actors Guild By David F. Prindle Rarely are the off screen lives of actors examined for evidence of deep thinking or good citizenship Still rarely do the internal workings of labor unions attract public scrutiny Nevertheless, as David Prindle shows in his examination of democracy in the Screen Actors Guild, this actors union has for over 50 years been an arena for idealistic, yet intense and hardbRarely are the off screen lives of actors examined for evidence of deep thinking or good citizenship Still rarely do the internal workings of labor unions attract public scrutiny Nevertheless, as David Prindle shows in his examination of democracy in the Screen Actors Guild, this actors union has for over 50 years been an arena for idealistic, yet intense and hardboiled political maneuvering In The Politics of Glamour, readers become aware of the seriousness and political commitment displayed by people whom the general public has generally admired for their artistic skills After reading this account of politics among America s screen royalty, no one could wonder about where Ronald Reagan, a former SAG president, received his political training Besides analyzing the politics of SAG, however, the author follows a good story wherever it leads The reader can expect to learn something about the political economy of Hollywood and the American labor movement, the value of celebrity within the acting community, the impact of technological change, and even a bit of gossip.
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    1. Allen on said:

      The history of my union til 1985, just before I joined I m pretty involved now so I have been referencing this book all year.Exceptional I had a brief email exchange with the author and discovered that my theories and his coincide for what is happening that he expected to happen.Takeaway Politics is cyclical And logic matters little.

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