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Diana, a cultural history

gender, race, nation, and the people"s princess

by Jude Davies

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Published by Palgrave in Houndmills, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Diana, Princess of Wales, 1961- -- In mass media,
    • Mass media and public opinion -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Popular culture -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Princesses -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • National characteristics in mass media,
    • Race relations in mass media,
    • Sex role in mass media,
    • Women in mass media

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-244) and index.

      StatementJude Davies.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA591.A45 D531216 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 250 p. ;
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3942336M
      ISBN 100333736885
      LC Control Number2001021550

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'Unlike so much recent writing on Princess Diana, Jude Davies' book is based. on in-depth research that long predated Diana's death. He was written a. wide-ranging, sophisticated and historically well-grounded study of the web. of representations that surrounded Diana.

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