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The searchers : essays and reflections on John Ford's classic western /

edited by Arthur M. Eckstein and Peter Lehman.

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Names: Eckstein, Arthur M. | Lehman, Peter.
Published: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, c2004.
Series: Contemporary approaches to film and television series.
Topics: Searchers (Motion picture)
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc.
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Preface : A film that fits a lot of descriptions / Peter Lehman -- Introduction : Main critical issues in The searchers / Arthur M. Eckstein -- The searchers : an American dilemma / Brian Henderson -- John Wayne and The searchers / William Luhr -- Sermons in stone : Monument Valley in The searchers / Richard Hutson -- "Typically American" : music for The searchers / Kathryn Kalinak -- Homer's Iliad and John Ford's The searchers / Martin Winkler -- What would Martha want? Captivity, purity, and feminine values in The searchers / Gaylyn Studlar -- Incest and miscegenation in The searchers (1956) and The unforgiven (1959) / Arthur M. Eckstein -- Double vision : miscegenation and point of view in The searchers / Douglas Pye -- "You couldn't hit it on the nose" : the limits of knowledge in and out of The searchers / Peter Lehman -- "That don't make you kin!" : borderlands history and culture in The searchers / James F. Brooks -- Re-searching / David Grimstead -- Native American reactions to The searchers / Tom Grayson Colonnese.

Table of Contents for: The searchers : essays and reflections o