St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture 1st ed.
Covers topics ranging from fast food and fitness fads to political events and literary genres. Emphasis on ideas, people, events and products that symbolize America. Major topics include: television, movies, theater, art, books, magazines, radio, music, sports, fashion, health, politics, trends, community life and advertising. Includes entries on: Aerobics, Barbie®, Catcher in the Rye, Graffiti, The Grateful Dead, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Legos®, Polio, The Saturday Evening Post, and more.