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Connections: A Broadcast History Reader

Michele Hilmes
Format
Book
Published
Belmont, CA : Thomson/Wadsworth, c2003.
Language
English
Series
Wadsworth series in broadcasting
ISBN
053455217X, 9780534552176, 0534552188, 9780534552183
Contents
  • 1. How are media born?
  • 2. The Radio act of 1927 : progressive ideology, epistemology, and praxis / Mark Goodman and Mark Gring
  • 3. Crusade against Mammon : Father Harney, WLWL, and the debate over radio in the 1930s / Robert W. McChesney
  • 4. Why we don't count : the commodity audience / Eileen R. Meehan
  • 5. NBC and the innovation of television news, 1945-1953 / Kristine Brunovska Karnick
  • 6. The meaning of memory : family, class, and ethnicity in early network television programs / George Lipsitz
  • 7. Sitcoms and suburbs : positioning the 1950s homemaker / Mary Beth Haralovich
  • 8. From domestic space to outer space : the 1960s fantastic family sitcom / Lynn Spigel
  • 9. And that's the way it was : the Vietnam war on the network nightly news / Chester J. Pach, Jr.
  • 10. High concept, small screen : reperceiving the industrial and stylistic origins of the American made-for TV movie / Gary Edgerton
  • 11. Feeding off the past : the evolution of the television rerun / Phil Williams
  • 12. Cable television and the public interest / Patricia Aufderheide
  • 13. Recodings : possibilities and limitations in commercial television representations of African American culture / Herman Gray
  • 14. U.S. broadcasting and the public interest in the multichannel era : the policy heritage and its implications / Willard D. Rowland
  • 15. Prime-time television in the gay '90s : network television, quality audiences, and gay politics / Ron Becker
  • 16. U.S. television abroad : market power and national introspection / WIlliam Boddy
  • 17. Feminine desire in the age of satellite television / Michael Curtin
Description
xv, 376 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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