TV formats worldwide : localising global programs / edited by Albert Moran.

Beginning around 2003, television studies has seen the growth of interest in the genre of reality shows. However, concentrating on this genre has tended to sideline the even more significant emergence of the program format as a central mode of business and culture in the new television landscape. TV...

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Other Authors: Moran, Albert.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Bristol ; Chicago : Intellect, 2009.
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Online Access:CONNECT
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Summary:Beginning around 2003, television studies has seen the growth of interest in the genre of reality shows. However, concentrating on this genre has tended to sideline the even more significant emergence of the program format as a central mode of business and culture in the new television landscape. TV Formats Worldwide redresses this balance, and heralds the emergence of an important, exciting and challenging area of television studies. Topics explored include reality TV, makeover programs, sitcoms, talent shows and fiction serials, as well as broadcaster management policies, production decision.
Physical Description:1 online resource (332 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781841503554
184150355X
9781841503066
1841503061
9786612455728