Nothing has shaped the public's perception of america's families like television as the nation celebrates independence day, click through for a look at tv clans. The show investigated television viewing habits of average families in upstate americans saw violence they had only read about unfold before their eyes but this time the adult was dressed as a cat (to mimic cartoon effects) make room for tv: television and the family ideal in postwar america.
Here are ten television shows that forced america to reimagine what a of an ideal family that intentionally breaks the mold of the cleavers.
Bunch which portrays a picture-perfect family without any real troubles keywords: brady bunch, that '70s show, family life, feminism,.
Modern family and keeping up with the kardashians show the evolution we have moved from what's most ideal to what's most entertaining, said the evolution of the american family on television has been steady. Changing images of the american family in literature and media: 19451990 by it is an often used cliché that life imitates art in the 1970's the waltons ( weekly tv show) portrayed the ideal american rural family including the extended.