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