Love in Western Film and Television

Lonely Hearts and Happy Trails

  • Editors
  • Sue Matheson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Sue Matheson
    Pages 1-5
  3. Peter Falconer
    Pages 125-139
  4. Stella M. Hockenhull
    Pages 161-177
  5. Zhenya Kiperman
    Pages 197-208
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 239-248

About this book


This collection of ground-breaking articles examines problems romance presents in the American Western. Looking a range of films, this book offers readers important and challenging insights into the complicated nature of love and the versatile frontier narrative that address key social, political, and ethical components of the Western genre.


film gender politics television

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