Broadcast Media Products

  • Flow TV

    Television in the Age of Media Convergence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Kackman, Marnie Binfield, Matthew Thomas Payne, Allison Perlman, Bryan Sebok

    From viral videos on YouTube to mobile television on smartphones and beyond, TV has overflowed its boundaries. If Raymond Williams' concept of flow challenges the idea of a discrete television text, then convergence destabilizes the notion of television as a discrete object. Flow TV examines…

    Paperback – 2010-09-14

  • Television Personalities

    Stardom and the Small Screen, 1st Edition

    By James Bennett

    Television Personalities offers an exciting, engaging approach to studying and understanding the most prominent and popular performers in television and celebrity culture. It is an original, indispensable guide for undergraduate and postgraduate students of media, television and celebrity studies,…

    Paperback – 2010-09-07

  • Television and New Media

    Must-Click TV, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Gillan

    We watch TV on computers, phones, and other mobile devices; television is now online as much as it is "on air." Television and New Media introduces readers to the ways that new media technologies have transformed contemporary broadcast television production, scheduling, distribution, and reception…

    Paperback – 2010-08-30

  • Ordinary Lives

    Studies in the Everyday, 1st Edition

    By Ben Highmore

    This new study from Ben Highmore looks at the seemingly banal world of objects, work, daily media, and food, and finds there a scintillating array of passionate experience. Through a series of case studies, and building on his previous work on the everyday, Highmore examines our relationship to…

    Paperback – 2010-08-20

  • What Media Classes Really Want to Discuss

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By Greg Smith

    You probably already have a clear idea of what a "discussion guide for students" is: a series of not-very-interesting questions at the end of a textbook chapter. Instead of triggering thought-provoking class discussion, all too often these guides are time-consuming and ineffective. This is not that…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30

  • The Biographical Encyclopedia of American Radio

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher H. Sterling, Cary O'Dell

    The Biographical Encyclopedia of American Radio presents the very best biographies of the internationally acclaimed three-volume Encyclopedia of Radio in a single volume. It includes more than 200 biographical entries on the most important and influential American radio personalities, writers,…

    Hardback – 2010-07-27

  • Writing for Broadcast Journalists

    2nd Edition

    By Rick Thompson

    'This is a superb book which combines the rare mixture of high quality information with humour. The style of writing engages the reader from the introduction and the experience and insight of the author occasionally makes it difficult to put down, a rare feature of a textbook. I would unreservedly…

    Paperback – 2010-07-16
    Media Skills

  • Relocating Television

    Television in the Digital Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jostein Gripsrud

    For over half a century, television has been the most central medium in Western democracies – the political, social and cultural centrepiece of the public sphere. Television has therefore rarely been studied in isolation from its socio-cultural and political context; there is always something…

    Paperback – 2010-06-17

  • Reporting for Journalists

    2nd Edition

    By Chris Frost

    Reporting for Journalists explains the key skills needed by the twenty-first century news reporter. From the process of finding a story and tracing sources, to interviewing contacts, gathering information and filing the finished report, it is an essential handbook for students of journalism and a…

    Paperback – 2010-06-02
    Media Skills

  • Television and Culture in Putin's Russia

    Remote control, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Hutchings, Natalia Rulyova

    This book examines television culture in Russia under the government of Vladimir Putin. In recent years, the growing influx into Russian television of globally mediated genres and formats has coincided with a decline in media freedom and a ratcheting up of government control over the content style…

    Paperback – 2010-06-01
    BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

  • Screening Gender on Children's Television

    The Views of Producers around the World, 1st Edition

    By Dafna Lemish

    Screening Gender on Children’s Television offers readers insights into the transformations taking place in the presentation of gender portrayals in television productions aimed at younger audiences. It goes far beyond a critical analysis of the existing portrayals of gender and culture by sharing…

    Paperback – 2010-02-26

  • Bad News (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Peter Beharrell, Howard Davis, John Eldridge, John Hewitt, Jean Hart, Gregg Philo, Paul Walton, Brian Winston

    It is a commonly held belief that television news in Britain, on whatever channel, is more objective, more trustworthy, more neutral than press reporting. The illusion is exploded in this controversial study by the Glasgow University Media Group, originally published in 1976. The authors undertook…

    Paperback – 2009-12-18
    Routledge Revivals: Bad News

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