A companion to television / edited by Janet Wasko.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Wasko, Janet.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., c2005.
Series:Blackwell companions in cultural studies ; 10.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • The development of television studies / Horace Newcomb
  • Critical perspectives on television from the Frankfurt School to postmodernism / Doug Kellner
  • Television and history / Paddy Scannell
  • Our TV heritage / Lynn Spigel
  • Television as a moving aesthetic / Julianne H. Newton
  • Locating the televisual in golden age television / Caren Deming
  • Television production / Jane M. Shattuc
  • Who rules TV? States, markets, and the public interest / Sylvia Harvey
  • Public broadcasting and democratic culture / Graham Murdock
  • Culture, services, knowledge / Stuart Cunningham
  • Television advertising as textual and economic systems / Matthew P. McAllister
  • Watching television / Eileen R. Meehan
  • Keeping "abreast" of MTV and Viacom / Jack Banks
  • The trade in television news / Andrew Calabrese
  • Configurations of the new television landscape / Albert Moran
  • The study of soap opera / Christine Geraghty
  • The shifting terrain of American talk shows / Jane M. Shattuc
  • Television and sports / Michael R. Real
  • "Where the past comes alive" / Gary R. Edgerton
  • "How will you make it on your own?" / Bonnie J. Dow
  • Television and race / Sasha Torres
  • Television, public spheres, and civic cultures / Peter Dahlgren
  • Television and public opinion / Justin Lewis
  • Reality TV / Annette Hill
  • A special audience? children and television / David Buckingham
  • Local community channels / DeeDee Halleck
  • Latin American commercial television / John Sinclair
  • Television in China / Yuezhi Zhao and Zhenshi Guo
  • Japanese television / Shunya Yoshimi
  • Change and transformation in South African television / Ruth Teer-Tomaselli
  • Television in the Arab East / Nabil H. Dajani.