|aWomen of blaxploitation :|bhow the black action film heroine changed American popular culture /|cYvonne D. Sims.
|aJefferson, N.C. :|bMcFarland,|cc2006.
|axi, 220 p. :|bill. ;|c23 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 213-216) and index.
|aIncludes filmography: p. 193-200.
|a"This study examines ways blaxploitation heroines reshaped the presentation of African American actresses on screen and the perception of African American females in general. It discusses the social, political and cultural context in which blaxploitation films emerged. The work focuses on four African American actresses providing critical and audience response and insight into perspectives of the actresses themselves"--Provided by publisher.
|aBlaxploitation films|zUnited States|xHistory and criticism.
|aAfrican American women heroes in motion pictures.
|aCulture in motion pictures.
|3Table of contents only|uhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0617/2006022231.html