Media Studies & Journalism: Television Studies

  • Essays in Media and Cultural Studies: In Transition book cover

    Essays in Media and Cultural Studies

    In Transition, 1st Edition

    By Graeme Turner

    Spanning a decade of key research, this collection brings together a selection of essays and chapters from leading media scholar Graeme Turner for the first time. The organising theme of transition focuses on both the state of the media as it continues its evolution into the digital era, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19
    Routledge

  • The World of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood book cover

    The World of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

    1st Edition

    By Mark J.P. Wolf

    Unlike many children’s television shows, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood did more than simply entertain or occupy children’s attention. The show educated them in the affective domain, encouraging such things as appreciation for difference, collaboration, self-expression, and self-worth. It also…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge
    Imaginary Worlds

  • Re-scheduling Television in the Digital Era book cover

    Re-scheduling Television in the Digital Era

    1st Edition

    By Hanne Bruun

    This book explores how the television industry is adapting its production culture and professional practises of scheduling to an increasingly non-linear television paradigm, a testing ground where different communicative tools are tried out in a volatile industry. Based on four case studies the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Television Studies

  • Television and Serial Adaptation book cover

    Television and Serial Adaptation

    1st Edition

    By Shannon Wells-Lassagne

    As American television continues to garner considerable esteem, rivalling the seventh art in its "cinematic" aesthetics and the complexity of its narratives, one aspect of its development has been relatively unexamined. While film has long acknowledged its tendency to adapt, an ability that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Appreciating the Art of Television: A Philosophical Perspective book cover

    Appreciating the Art of Television

    A Philosophical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Ted Nannicelli

    Contemporary television has been marked by such exceptional programming that it is now common to hear claims that TV has finally become an art. In Appreciating the Art of Television, Nannicelli contends that televisual art is not a recent development, but has in fact existed for a long time. Yet…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Understanding Engagement in Transmedia Culture book cover

    Understanding Engagement in Transmedia Culture

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Evans

    This book offers a new, interdisciplinary model for understanding audience engagement as a type of behaviour, a form of response and a cost to audiences that, combined, offer value to the screen industries. Audience ‘engagement’ has become the key priority of the screen industries. Understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Global Television book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Global Television

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shawn Shimpach

    Featuring scholarly perspectives from around the globe and drawing on a legacy of television studies, but with an eye toward the future, this authoritative collection examines both the thoroughly global nature of television and the multiple and varied experiences that constitute television in the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions

  • Sport and Mediatization book cover

    Sport and Mediatization

    1st Edition

    By Kirsten Frandsen

    Contemporary society is highly media-saturated, and no sector more so than sport. Drawing on case studies from the Tour de France to fitness apps, this book introduces the concept of ‘mediatization’ and examines how media - historically and currently – are significant drivers for social and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • The Sitcom book cover

    The Sitcom

    1st Edition

    By Jeremy G. Butler

    In this new Routledge Television Guidebook, Jeremy G. Butler studies our love-hate relationship with the durable sitcom, analyzing the genre’s position as a major media artefact within American culture and providing a historical overview of its evolution in the USA. Everyone loves the sitcom genre;…

    Paperback – 2019-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Television Guidebooks

  • Transmedial Worlds in Everyday Life: Networked Reception, Social Media, and Fictional Worlds book cover

    Transmedial Worlds in Everyday Life

    Networked Reception, Social Media, and Fictional Worlds, 1st Edition

    By Susana Tosca, Lisbeth Klastrup

    In this pioneering new book, authors Klastrup and Tosca explore the many ways that transmedial worlds are present in people’s everyday life, proposing a new theory of (trans)media use for the digital age. People are not only reading, watching and playing in fictional worlds like never before, but…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge

  • A Level Media Studies: The Essential Introduction book cover

    A Level Media Studies

    The Essential Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Pete Bennett, Sarah Casey Benyahia, Jerry Slater

    A Level Media Studies is a comprehensive guide to the subject content of AS and A Level Media Studies, across all examining boards. It is specifically designed to meet the needs of both students and teachers with an accessible writing style, helpful notes on key theories and theorists and a range…

    Paperback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge

  • Writing About Screen Media book cover

    Writing About Screen Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Patti

    Writing About Screen Media presents strategies for writing about a broad range of media objects – including film, television, social media, advertising, video games, mobile media, music videos, and digital media – in an equally broad range of formats. The book’s case studies showcase media studies’…

    Paperback – 2019-08-05
    Routledge

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