Musical Scores and Female Detectives of the 1940s

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Catherine Howarth writes on the dangerous dames, fall-guy private eyes, and psychologically unstable heroes and villains who roam the streets of the 1940s crime film and whi have often been linked with anxieties surrounding changing roles for men and women in the years around World War II.

Period9 Apr 2013

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  • TitleMusical Scores and Female Detectives of the 1940s
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletOxford University Press Blog
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size877 Words
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date9/04/13
    DescriptionThe dangerous dames, fall-guy private eyes, and psychologically unstable heroes and villains who roam the streets of the 1940s crime film have often been linked with anxieties surrounding changing roles for men and women in the years around World War II.
    Producer/AuthorCatherine Haworth
    URLhttps://blog.oup.com/2013/04/film-musical-score-female-detective-1940s/
    PersonsCatherine Haworth