Media Studies & Journalism: Television Studies

  • Interrogating Popular Culture: Key Questions book cover

    Interrogating Popular Culture

    Key Questions, 1st Edition

    By Stacy Takacs

    Interrogating Popular Culture: Key Questions offers an accessible introduction to the study of popular culture, both historical and contemporary. Beginning from the assumption that cultural systems are dynamic, contradictory, and hard to pin down, Stacy Takacs explores the field through a survey of…

    Paperback – 2014-10-03
    Routledge

  • North Africa’s Arab Spring book cover

    North Africa’s Arab Spring

    1st Edition

    Edited by George Joffé

    This book addresses issues surrounding the evolution of the Arab Spring in North Africa. After a general introduction and explanation of the events on a region-wide basis, it turns to examine aspects of each of the countries concerned. The role of the Muslim Brotherhood during the Nasser regime and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-22
    Routledge

  • The Global Impact of Olympic Media at London 2012 book cover

    The Global Impact of Olympic Media at London 2012

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew C. Billings, Marie Hardin

    This book explores the biggest sporting event in the world through the lens in which most people witness it: the media. Traversing nations and media formats, contributors offer insights into the manner in which the Olympics is conveyed to the masses and the impact arising from the mass consumption…

    Hardback – 2014-07-28
    Routledge

  • Battlestar Galactica and International Relations book cover

    Battlestar Galactica and International Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas J. Kiersey, Iver B. Neumann

    Looking at a television franchise like Battlestar Galactica (BSG) is no longer news within the discipline of International Relations. A growing number of scholars in and out of IR are studying the importance of cultural artifacts – popular or otherwise – for the phenomena that make up the core of…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Popular Culture and World Politics

  • Television at Large in South Asia book cover

    Television at Large in South Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Aswin Punathambekar, Shanti Kumar

    This book explores the empirical and theoretical significance of understanding television as a dynamic technology, a creative industry, and a vibrant cultural form that is "at large" in South Asia. Bringing together prominent scholars who have shaped television studies in South Asia, as well as…

    Hardback – 2014-04-24
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian History and Culture Series

  • Science Fiction TV book cover

    Science Fiction TV

    1st Edition

    By J. P. Telotte

    The first in the Routledge Television Guidebooks series, Science Fiction TV offers an introduction to the versatile and evolving genre of science fiction television, combining historical overview with textual readings to analyze its development and ever-increasing popularity. J. P. Telotte…

    Paperback – 2014-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Television Guidebooks

  • Connected Viewing: Selling, Streaming, & Sharing Media in the Digital Age book cover

    Connected Viewing

    Selling, Streaming, & Sharing Media in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Holt, Kevin Sanson

    As patterns of media use become more integrated with mobile technologies and multiple screens, a new mode of viewer engagement has emerged in the form of connected viewing, which allows for an array of new relationships between audiences and media texts in the digital space. This exciting new…

    Paperback – 2013-12-14
    Routledge

  • Routledge Library Editions: Television book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Television

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1974 and 1999, Routledge Library Editions: Television offers a selection of scholarship covering the exploration of TV. Volumes vary from general texts on the advent, influence or future of broadcasting to specific studies of television and parliament,…

    Hardback – 2013-05-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Parody and Taste in Postwar American Television Culture book cover

    Parody and Taste in Postwar American Television Culture

    1st Edition

    By Ethan Thompson

    In this original study, Thompson explores the complicated relationships between Americans and television during the 1950s, as seen and effected through popular humor. Parody and Taste in Postwar American Television Culture documents how Americans grew accustomed to understanding politics, current…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Television Studies

  • Locating Television: Zones of Consumption book cover

    Locating Television

    Zones of Consumption, 1st Edition

    By Anna Cristina Pertierra, Graeme Turner

    Locating Television: Zones of Consumption takes an important next step for television studies: it acknowledges the growing diversity of the international experience of television today in order to address the question of ‘what is television now?’ The book addresses this question in two…

    Paperback – 2012-12-11
    Routledge

  • Music in Science Fiction Television: Tuned to the Future book cover

    Music in Science Fiction Television

    Tuned to the Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by K.J. Donnelly, Philip Hayward

    The music for science fiction television programs, like music for science fiction films, is often highly distinctive, introducing cutting-edge electronic music and soundscapes. There is a highly particular role for sound and music in science fiction, because it regularly has to expand the vistas…

    Paperback – 2012-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

  • An Introduction to Television Studies book cover

    An Introduction to Television Studies

    3rd Edition

    By Jonathan Bignell

    In this comprehensive textbook, now updated for its third edition, Jonathan Bignell provides students with a framework for understanding the key concepts and main approaches to Television Studies, including audience research, television history and broadcasting policy, and the analytical study of…

    Paperback – 2012-10-31
    Routledge

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