Television Studies: The Basics

Television Studies: The Basics

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Television Studies: The Basics is a lively introduction to the study of a powerful medium. It examines the major theories and debates surrounding production and reception over the years and considers both the role and future of television.

Topics covered include:

broadcasting history and technology
institutions and ownership
genre and content

Complete with global case studies, questions for discussion, and suggestions for further reading, this is an invaluable and engaging resource for those interested in how to study television.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 258 pages
  • 133 x 197 x 19.56mm | 272g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 9 Tables, black and white
  • 0415774241
  • 9780415774246
  • 774,449

Table of contents

Introduction; Chapter 1: Why Does Television Matter? Chapter 2: Television Systems Chapter 3: Television Contents Chapter 4: Television Watchers Chapter 5: Television Futures; Bibliography
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About Toby Miller

Toby Miller is Professor of Media & Cultural Studies at the University of California, Riverside.
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