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Understanding television : essays on television as a social and cultural force / edited by Richard P. Adler.


New York : Praeger, 1981.
ISBN 0030558069, 0030558018

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Other Title Television as a social and cultural force.
Other Authors Adler, Richard, 1942-
Subjects Television broadcasting -- United States.
Television broadcasting.
Télédiffusion -- États-Unis.
United States.
Description xv, 438 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Includes essays from two earlier collections, Television as a social force and Television as a cultural force.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-433) and index.
Contents A forecast of television / Rudolph Arnheim -- Television and thinking people / Douglass Cater -- Television shapes the soul / Michael Novak -- Television and human behavior / George Comstock -- Television as dream / Peter H. Wood -- Television melodrama / David Thorburn -- Semiotics and TV / Arthur Asa Berger -- Television asthetics / Herbert Zettl -- Thoughts on television criticism / David Littlejohn -- Smooth pebbles at Southfork / Michael Arlen -- Search for tomorrow in today's soap operas / Tania Modleski -- Trials and tribulations: thirty years of sitcom / Arthur Hough -- Was anyone afraid of Maude Finlay? / Philip Wander -- Media medicine and morality / Robert S. Alley -- Fact or fiction: television docudramas / Bill Davidson -- An Englishman's castle: the state of the art / David Chamberlin -- TV advertising: the subtle sell / Richard P. Adler -- TV news and newspaper news / Paul Weaver -- Television news as narrative / Sharon Sperry -- Reflections on the nightly news / Michael J. Robinson -- The video implosion / Kas Kalba -- Television in the eighties / Emmy Roundtable -- The language of television / Martin Perlmutter -- Understanding television: a selected reading list / Christopher H. Sterling.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7575973
(OCoLC)ocm07575973
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