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Author Bren, Paulina.

Title The greengrocer and his TV [electronic resource] : the culture of communism after the 1968 Prague Spring / Paulina Bren.

Imprint Ithaca, [N.Y.] : Cornell University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 250 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "A criminal comedy but of a revivalist spirit" : the beginning and the end of the Prague Spring -- Purge and the remaking of a socialist citizenry -- Intellectuals, hysterics, and "real men" : the Prague Spring officially remembered -- The quiet life versus a life in truth : writing the script for normalization -- Broadcasting in the age of late communism -- Jaroslav Dietl : normalization's narrator -- The socialist family and its caretakers -- Self-realization and the socialist way of life.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Dietl, Jaroslav, 1929-1985 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Communism and culture -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century.
Political culture -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century.
Television and politics -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century.
Czechoslovakia -- Politics and government -- 1968-1989.
Czechoslovakia -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Czechoslovakia -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Czechoslovakia -- History -- Intervention, 1968 -- Influence.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780801447679 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801447674 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801476426 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780801462153 (e-book)

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