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  • China Turned On

    Television, Reform and Resistance

    By James Lull

    The years following the Cultural Revolution saw the arrival of television as part of China’s effort to ‘modernize’ and open up to the West. Endorsed by the Deng Xiaoping regime as a ‘bridge’ between government and the people, television became at once the official mouthpiece of the Communist Party…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Satellite Broadcasting

    The Politics and Implications of the New Media

    Edited by Ralph Negrine

    Originally published in 1988, this book provides a thorough examination of the possibilities and key issues in satellite technology which at the time already seemed likely to change the face of broadcasting both within nations and internationally. It begins with a guide to the technical development…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • The Making of Channel 4

    Edited by Peter Catterall

    Channel 4 had been a matter of controversy for years even before it came on the air in November 1982. There were lengthy debates about what its role would be and the part to be played by the ITV companies and the growing number of independent television producers. There was also political…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Television News and the Elderly

    Broadcast Managers' Attitudes Toward Older Adults

    By Michael L. Hilt

    This concise survey investigates the television general managers’ and news directors’ attitudes towards the elderly in the United States. Originally published in 1997, it raises important issues of ageing in relation to the media with specific focus on the older viewer’s status as a viewing…

    Paperback – 2016-07-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Foreign Correspondence

    Edited by John Maxwell Hamilton, Regina G. Lawrence

    Despite the importance of foreign news, its history, transformation and indeed its future have not been much studied. The scholarly community often calls attention to journalism’s shortcomings covering the world, yet the topic has not been systematically examined across countries or over time. The…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Journalism Studies

  • The Future of Broadcasting

    A Report Presented to the Social Morality Council, October 1973

    By Social Morality Council

    At the time when this book was originally published, broadcasting in Britain had become a huge industry undergoing major changes. There were questions over the release of a new television channel, and commercial radio. This Report was commissioned to aid the citizen at the receiving end of the new…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Televising Democracies

    Edited by Bob Franklin

    Published in 1992, this was the first book to assess the impact of television broadcasting on the House of Commons and its Member’s behaviour. It looks at the implications for political journalism as well as broader questions concerning the role of media in a democracy. Bringing together…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Intern Insider

    Getting the Most Out of Your Internship in the Entertainment Field

    By Tammy Trujillo

    Internships have all but became a requirement when starting out in the fields of entertainment and broadcasting. Students need these internships not only to get their foot in the door, but to gain valuable experience that gives them an advantage when going for that first job in the industry. Intern…

    Paperback – 2016-05-12
    Focal Press

  • Cable Television and the Future of Broadcasting

    Edited by Ralph Negrine

    Originally published in 1985, this book surveys developments in cable television in the major industrialised countries with chapters specifically authored on each area. It looks at the technology, its potential, and how far it had been implemented, considering the reaction of governments, existing…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Islam and the Media

    Edited by Anna Piela

    This collection aims to illustrate the variety of different Islamic mediated expressions, both in Muslim-majority and Muslim-minority contexts. The study of the myriad of ways in which Islam is mediated in today’s world is important, because the media (both traditional, i.e print and broadcast, and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Sociology

  • Black Women in Television

    An Illustrated History and Bibliography

    By George H. Hill, Lorraine Raglin, Chas Floyd Johnson

    This bibliography lists more than 700 articles, books, dissertations, and theses on the participation of African American women in the television industry. Includes materials on specific television personalities and programs, and black women's involvement as producers, news anchors, and editorial…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

  • Remote Control

    Television, Audiences, and Cultural Power

    Edited by Ellen Seiter, Hans Borchers, Gabriele Kreutzner, Eva-Maria Warth

    The ways in which we watch television tell us much about our views of gender, the family and society. Bringing together the leading experts in the field of audience studies, this book investigates how viewers watch television, and what they think about the programmes they see. Originally published…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Television

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