An Introduction to Television Studies Paperback
In this comprehensive textbook, now updated for its third edition, Jonathan Bignell provides students with a framework for understanding the key concepts and main approaches to Television Studies, including audience research, television history and broadcasting policy, and the analytical study of individual programmes.
Features include:a glossary of key termskey terms defined in marginssuggestions for further readingactivities/assignments for use in class New and updated case studies feature:`Every Home Needs a Harvey' adapproaches to news reportingtelevision schedulingCSI Crime Scene Investigationanimated cartoon seriesIndividual chapters address: studying television, television histories, television cultures, television texts and narratives, television genres and formats, television production, television and quality, television realities, television you can't see, television audiences, beyond television.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 348 pages, 67 Halftones, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 31/10/2012
- Category: Television
- ISBN: 9780415598170