The Language of Television, Paperback


The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies.

Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (2nd edn 2000) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles.

These provide students with hands-on practical experience of textual analysis through special topics and can be used individually or in conjunction with Working with Texts.

Aimed at A-Level beginning undergraduate students, The Language of Television: * provides an extensive history of British television * explores a range of genres, from breakfast news to soap operas and 'reality TV' * analyses television scheduling and listings * includes extracts from scripts of popular television programmes: Queer as Folk and The Royle Family * includes a substantial glossary.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages, 5 line drawings, 5 b&w photographs, 1 table, glossary
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Sociolinguistics
  • ISBN: 9780415251198



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